Although she no longer lives in this area, Felicia wanted to find a way to give back to the hometown that had fostered her interest in conservation and the great outdoors.
Eric Cavazza, Director of the Bureau of Abandoned Mine Reclamation, addressed CFA Board members at their February 1 meeting, where he shared progress reports on a number of cleanups happening throughout Bedford, Cambria, and Somerset counties. These projects are happening right in our backyards - and they're working.
During its first 47 days, the Jennerstown Recreation Committee raised $10,000. As word spread of their plans to revitalize the park, the small-but-mighty group started to grow. With a new, energized buzz in Jennerstown, businesses, residents, and Borough officials jumped on board to help.