Empowering disadvantaged people by providing them with the tools to overcome poverty, live with dignity, and achieve their full potential.
To improve the lives of disadvantaged individuals and families on Cape Ann and beyond by minimizing the effects of poverty, promoting economic security, and advocating for social change.
Finding creative and sustainable solutions that promote economic stability and alleviate the destabilizing effects of poverty on our neighbors in the Berkshires
The mission of Citizens for Citizens is to advocate on behalf of low-income residents and address the causes and effects of poverty through the provision of direct and integrated services, the promotion of self-sufficiency, and the advancement of social change.
Community Action Pioneer Valley assists people who have low incomes to achieve economic stability and security, and works to build communities in which all people have the opportunity to thrive.
The mission of CAPIC is to identify and address the needs, problems and concerns of those in poverty and to enable the individually poor to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency.
We also offer youth leadership development and community service learning, mental health counseling, information and referral, community collaborations, and breastfeeding education and support.
CTI is a catalyst for social change, strengthening communities and reducing poverty by delivering vital services and collaborating with key stakeholders to create housing, education and economic opportunities.
GLCAC opens pathways to stability and prosperity for people in need, and prepares them to make decisions that will positively affect their lives.
Where: Livestream on MASSCAP YouTube Channel
When: October 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
Senator Bruce Tarr
Representative Ann-Margaret Ferrante
Mayor Sefatia Romeo Theken
Peggy Hegarty-Steck, Executive Director, Action Inc.
MOC’s mission is to to empower families to achieve economic security by eliminating barriers and creating opportunities.
Through partnerships, community engagement, and advocacy, we provide pathways to assist families and individuals in their efforts to realize economic opportunity and create meaningful connections to improve the quality of their lives.
Self Help removes barriers to ensure that opportunities are available for all residents to obtain health services, child care, education, housing, employment and financial stability.
SMOC’s mission is to improve the quality of life of low-income and disadvantaged individuals and families by advocating for their needs and rights; providing services; educating the community; building a community of support; participating in coalitions with other advocates and searching for new resources and partnerships.
By strengthening and coordinating existing efforts, SSCAC’s mission is to eliminate poverty along the South Shore by affording everyone in need the opportunities for education, training and work; to live with dignity; to contribute to the full extent of their capabilities; and to participate in the workings of our society.
SPCA’s mission is to utilize and provide resources that assist people in need to obtain economic stability, ultimately creating a better way of life.
WCAC’s mission is helping people move to economic self-sufficiency through programs, partnerships, and advocacy.