To provide short-term assistance to individuals and families in temporary crisis, and focus on the areas of financial counseling/assistance, and employment development.
V I S I O N To address the economic and social needs of our communities and helping to create a world where individuals and families are not destroyed due to temporary financial hardships.
G O A L S - Decrease the number of individuals & families being evicted from their homes - Decrease the number of individuals/families with disconnected utilities due to lack of money - Decrease the number of families broken apart due to a financial crisis. (CPS involvement, foster care, incarceration, homelessness) - Prevent individuals from losing employment due to issues stemming from a financial hardship
GRANT PROGRAM (FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE) - Rent/mortgage assistance - Utilities assistance - Giftcards for purchasing household products - Help for Senior Citizens (pick up meds, groceries, etc.) - #BlackWealthFund (small interest-free loans - contingent upon available funding)