The Community Services Block Grant enables the Capital Area Community Action Agency to give people the opportunity to learn the skills they need to obtain and maintain employment.
The Northern Virginia CASH Campaign helps a man file his taxes through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.
Paid sick days for parents help kids recover faster and keep classrooms safe.
Carolyn had to have brain surgery three years ago – but her daughters were not allowed to use their paid sick days to care for her.
The Missouri Association for Community Action uses Community Services Block Grant funds to establish a community needs assessment web-based tool.
Due to the lack of paid sick days, I lost my job, I faced an eviction, and I was unable to care for my two dogs, who are my family.
Because of these programs, I was able to meet the basic needs of my children and focus on improving our lives by attaining a college education.
I received the Pell Grant. Truly, I would not be able to climb the ladder without it.
The National Farmworker Jobs Program helped Maria obtain a good quality job with benefits.
Safety net programs help a grandmother afford health care, food, and electricity.