Empowering disadvantaged people by providing them with the tools to overcome poverty, live with dignity, and achieve their full potential.
Food Banks & Pantries
Finding creative and sustainable solutions that promote economic stability and alleviate the destabilizing effects of poverty on our neighbors in the Berkshires
Eliminate poverty’s causes and impacts by empowering low-income individuals and families to achieve economic stability and security
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.
We also offer youth leadership development and community service learning, mental health counseling, information and referral, community collaborations, and breastfeeding education and support.
LEO works to alleviate the immediate impact of poverty, while providing pathways to financial stability for individuals, families, and the strength of the greater community of Lynn and its surrounding towns.
MOC’s mission is to to empower families to achieve economic security by eliminating barriers and creating opportunities.
PACE, Inc. delivers innovative and effective services to members of the Greater New Bedford Community in their pursuit of brighter futures.
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.
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.