Unite people and strengthen community by focusing resources to create measurable impact that improves lives.
PRIORITIES IN HEALTH
Healthy Eating & Active Living Access to healthier food choices for children and families; nutrition education; physical activity and education; and youth obesity prevention in low to moderate income schools/communities.
Basic Needs Support Emergency and basic needs supports for individuals and families, including clothing, food, shelter, rent and utility assistance; access to prescription assistance, primary medical, dental, vision and mental health care.
PRIORITIES IN EDUCATION
Middle Grades Success Academic and social supports for middle school students in low to moderate income families; out of school learning opportunities; medical and dental services within schools; mental health services within schools; nutrition education; family support and engagement.
Middle Grades Mentoring Recruiting and engaging mentors for students; raising post-secondary education and career exposure; connecting youth (especially low-socioeconomic minorities) to caring adult mentors.
PRIORITIES IN FINANCIAL STABILITY
Financial Independence Access to financial coaching, free tax preparation, benefits enrollment, housing counseling, entrepreneurship assistance, and budget and credit counseling for low to moderate income individuals.
Homelessness & Affordable Housing Helping individuals gain access to permanent housing and wrap-around services.