Ernest Perry, Executive Director of Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley based in downtown Allentown, is resigning effective June 30 to return to his hometown of Columbus, OH and be near his family.
The non-profit organization will continue its work under the direction of its Board of Directors, chaired by Edward F. Meehan, while the board members plan for its future.
About Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley
Founded in 2007, Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley unites residents and leaders from various sectors to ensure the success of children from birth thru career. Promise Neighborhoods accomplishes its work through place-based, collective impact efforts, like Allentown Promise Neighborhood. Promise Neighborhoods is a subsidiary of the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley. Its office is located at 347 N. 8th Street in Downtown Allentown. For more information, visit their web site at www.PromiseNeighborhoodsLV.org.