Community Action Partnership was pleased to be part of the City of Dayton's Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Coalition. The Coalition provided free tax filing assistance for eligible taxpayers at 11 sites throughout Montgomery County. Venera is a 51-year-old high school graduate.
The Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks, Ohio's largest charitable response to hunger, is home to The Ohio Benefit Bank,* a program that helps moderate- and low-income Ohioans apply for work supports, income enhancements and assistance programs.
The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) is the designated CAA for Cuyahoga County, where, like in many communities, unemployment was increasing.
With CSBG Recovery Act funding, CEOGC created an employment re-entry program for unemployed or underemployed…
My story begins a couple years ago. I am a single mom of three boys. My oldest, Ryan, is 20, followed by Daniel who is 16 and my youngest, Hunter, who is 6. I managed to work a full time…
Indicators of poverty in Ohio
Percentage of people living in poverty
Percentage of low-income people (200% of poverty or below)