Now open for applications: Substance use disorder, violence prevention, and suicide prevention funding opportunities

(May 10, 2022)

Read about the latest state grant opportunities open for applications. Read more

 

Freeman language addressing blight, homelessness passes House

(Apr 26, 2022)

A lack of affordable housing is one of the primary causes of homelessness in Pennsylvania, according to a recent study. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Environmental funding opportunities

(Apr 25, 2022)

Read more about the latest grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Freeman welcomes $2 million grant for The Mill at Easton

(Apr 22, 2022)

HARRISBURG, April 22 – State Rep. Robert Freeman said The Mill at Easton today was awarded a $2 million state grant for Phase II of the redevelopment project. Read more

 

Freeman: Lafayette College awarded $710,000 grant

(Apr 20, 2022)

HARRISBURG, April 20 – Lafayette College will receive a $710,000 grant to install traffic-calming devices, according to state Rep. Robert Freeman. Read more

 

Freeman bill addressing blight, homelessness approved by committee

(Apr 14, 2022)

Legislation that would help communities turn blighted properties into affordable housing options was approved Tuesday by the House Urban Affairs Committee, according to the bill's author state Rep. Robert Freeman. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Transportation, recovery housing, and public health funding opportunities

(Apr 05, 2022)

Read about state grant programs that are open for applications. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Student mental health and wildlife funding opportunities

(Mar 07, 2022)

Read about the latest state grant opportunities open for applications. Read more

 

Your Report from Rep. Robert Freeman -- Winter 2021-22

(Feb 24, 2022)

My latest update from Harrisburg. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Homeowner assistance, nonprofit security, Act 13, and clean energy funding opportunities

(Feb 07, 2022)

Learn about grant programs that are accepting applications. Read more

 

Freeman bill would promote redevelopment of derelict factory buildings

(Feb 01, 2022)

"Repurposing an old factory or mill for retail, office or arts space, or transforming them into dwellings, encourages economic development and improves the quality of life of a community," said Freeman. Read more

 

Freeman bill would provide voters with earlier information on campaign contributions

(Jan 31, 2022)

"The change would provide earlier disclosure and greater transparency on who is contributing to candidates for the General Assembly," Freeman said. "This is information voters should have access to earlier in a campaign than they currently do." Read more

 

Now open for applications: Violence prevention, economic development, and learning center funding opportunities

(Jan 31, 2022)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Justice assistance, regional policing, and community conservation funding opportunities

(Jan 25, 2022)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Freeman, Gleim to bring First in Math to Pa. schools

(Jan 21, 2022)

HARRISBURG, Jan. 21 – State Reps. Robert Freeman, D-Northampton, and Barb Gleim, R-Cumberland, will soon introduce legislation that would support math fluency for all kindergarten through fifth-grade students throughout the commonwealth with the First in Math initiative. Read more

 

Freeman announces state grants for Easton, Hellertown parks

(Dec 30, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 30 – State Rep. Robert Freeman, D-Northampton, today announced the awarding of $340,000 in grants for recreational projects in Easton and Hellertown. “These grants help local communities plan and develop recreation areas and conserve open space," Freeman said. "Parks, trails and other recreational facilities are important for a community's quality of life. They promote green space, safeguard the environment, and offer a place for exercise and relaxation." Easton received $100,000 for the rehabilitation of Centennial Park. The grant will be used to renovate the basketball courts, build a stage and pedestrian walkway, and install playground equipment with safety surfacing, fencing, a community garden, and lighting, as well as address ADA access, landscaping, signage, and other site improvements. Hellertown received $240,000. Of that, $200,000 will be allotted for the further development of Dimmick Park with the construction of a basketball court, pedestrian walkway, parking area and stormwater management measures. Other site-related improvements will include fencing installation, ADA access, landscaping and signage. The other $40,000 will be used to develop a greenway and master site development plan for the Saucon Creek corridor in the borough. Freeman said the grants are part of the Community Conservation Partnerships Program within the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, which uses a variety of Read more

 

Now open for applications: Veteran and substance abuse funding opportunities

(Dec 21, 2021)

Read about the latest grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Substance use disorder, violence prevention, and suicide prevention funding opportunities
May 10, 2022

Freeman language addressing blight, homelessness passes House
Apr 26, 2022

Now open for applications: Environmental funding opportunities
Apr 25, 2022

Freeman welcomes $2 million grant for The Mill at Easton
Apr 22, 2022

Freeman: Lafayette College awarded $710,000 grant
Apr 20, 2022

Freeman bill addressing blight, homelessness approved by committee
Apr 14, 2022

Now open for applications: Transportation, recovery housing, and public health funding opportunities
Apr 05, 2022

Now open for applications: Substance use disorder awareness, fire and emergency medical services, overdose programmatic collaboration funding opportunities
Mar 22, 2022

Now open for applications: Student mental health and wildlife funding opportunities
Mar 07, 2022

Your Report from Rep. Robert Freeman -- Winter 2021-22
Feb 24, 2022

Now Open for Applications: Workforce Development, Substance Use Prevention, and Volunteer Fire Assistance Funding Opportunities
Feb 22, 2022

Now open for applications: Homeowner assistance, nonprofit security, Act 13, and clean energy funding opportunities
Feb 07, 2022

Freeman bill would promote redevelopment of derelict factory buildings
Feb 01, 2022

Freeman bill would provide voters with earlier information on campaign contributions
Jan 31, 2022

Now open for applications: Violence prevention, economic development, and learning center funding opportunities
Jan 31, 2022

Now open for applications: Justice assistance, regional policing, and community conservation funding opportunities
Jan 25, 2022

Freeman, Gleim to bring First in Math to Pa. schools
Jan 21, 2022

Now open for applications: Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program; preservation planning; and substance abuse education and reduction grant opportunities
Jan 18, 2022

Freeman announces state grants for Easton, Hellertown parks
Dec 30, 2021

Now open for applications: Veteran and substance abuse funding opportunities
Dec 21, 2021