The earned income tax credit helps single-mother Beverly pay her bills.
Action of Boston Community Development, Inc. (ABCD) funded 470 youth positions in the summer of 2009 with CSBG Recovery Act funds through its SummerWorks program. SummerWorks targets youth who are transitioning into adulthood and trying to join the workforce. As…
Indicators of poverty in Massachusetts
Percentage of people living in poverty
Percentage of low-income people (200% of poverty or below)