Empowering disadvantaged people by providing them with the tools to overcome poverty, live with dignity, and achieve their full potential.
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.
The mission of the Community Action Agency of Somerville (CAAS) is to help local families and individuals achieve financial security while working to eliminate the root causes of economic injustice.
Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands, Inc. (CACCI) is committed to providing services to help empower and improve the lives of low-income residents of Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket counties by providing resources and self-advocacy skills to attain and support self-sufficiency.
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.
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.
· Earned Income Tax Awareness Day ·
Today the Massachusetts Association for Community Action (MASSCAP) along with the 23 Community Action Agencies in the state were joined by Congressman Richard Neal, and Senator Jo Comerford, Representative Natalie Blais among others in kicking off this year’s tax season by launching the annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA) as well as recognizing the importance of accessing the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).
Empowering people to achieve social and economic stability through services and education in partnership with the community
PACE, Inc. delivers innovative and effective services to members of the Greater New Bedford Community in their pursuit of brighter futures.
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.
South Middlesex Opportunity Council will improve equity, wellness and quality of life for diverse individuals and families by providing advocacy, education, and a wide range of services; building a community of support and inclusion; and creating awareness to combat poverty through partnerships and coalitions with other organizations.
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.
VOC is dedicated to eliminating poverty by providing the opportunity for our low and moderate income neighbors, families, and friends in the Greater Hampden County area, to achieve greater independence and a higher quality of life.
We will kickoff the start of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) for the 2017 tax preparation season.
WCAC’s mission is helping people move to economic self-sufficiency through programs, partnerships, and advocacy.