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.
Eliminate poverty’s causes and impacts by empowering low-income individuals and families to achieve economic stability and security
The mission of the Community Action Agency of Somerville (CAAS) is to reduce poverty among local families and individuals while working to counteract – and whenever possible, eliminate – the societal conditions that cause and perpetuate poverty.
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.
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.
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.