Community Action Lehigh Valley,

Community Action Lehigh Valley is a Lehigh Valley-wide anti-poverty organization dedicated to community-based problem solving that is driven by the individuals who live, work, and play in our communities. As a community, we come together to identify challenges that limit opportunities and create barriers to economic and social stability in our neighborhoods, and we work with and alongside those most affected to develop programs to address those needs, while advocating to address to root causes of inequality and injustice in our society.

At Community Action Lehigh Valley, our programs represent a diverse range of strategies, constituents, issue areas, and approaches because we are an agile, community-driven organization. As new challenges emerge, we work together to confront them, driven by a commitment to making the Lehigh Valley a more just and equitable place for everyone who lives, works, or plays in our neighborhoods.

The programs Community Action Lehigh Valley oversees:

Second Harvest Food Bank, Sixth Street Shelter, The Seed Farm, SHE (Young girls empowerment program), Campaign for Racial and Ethnic Justice, Generation Next, Work Ready, Community Actions Financial Services, Rising Tide Community Loan Fund, Community Action Corportation of Allentown, Community Action Corporation of Bethlehem, Community Better Housing, Weatherization

Many corporations match employee donations (or the tax-deductible component of your membership) to our organization.

If you volunteer with us, your employer may also provide us with a grant as a way to recognize your ongoing support. 

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Our Information


Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley
1337 East Fifth Street
Bethlehem, PENNSYLVANIA 18015

Tax ID / EIN
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are employee matching gift programs?

Employee matching gift programs are corporate giving programs in which the company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations.

It's an easy way to double your contribution to us!

What are volunteer grant programs?

Volunteer grant programs are corporate giving programs in which companies provide monetary donations to organizations where employees volunteer regularly.

If you volunteer with us, it's an easy way to provide us with additional financial support!

How do I request a matching gift or volunteer grant?

Requesting a matching gift or volunteer grant is normally a five minute process which must be initiated by the donor / volunteer. You can do this by filling out and submitting a paper match form provided by your employer or through an electronic submission process.

Please search our database for company specific information.

How is this information obtained?

We partner with a company called Double the Donation. If you see anything that should be changed, please email Double the Donation's team at

What if I still have questions?

For questions regarding your company's programs, please contact your employer's HR or community giving department. Much of the necessary information is also available on your company intranet.

For questions regarding submitting a matching gift or volunteer grant request to us, please contact us using the information provided on this page.