Community Services Recovery & Reinvestment Project
The project will provide affordable healthcare and expand English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for immigrants and refugees leading to increased employment opportunities. It will also provide financial literacy services leading to stabilized household budgets and the establishment of savings accounts. The project will also provide rental/mortgage assistance to individuals in need.
Schuylkill Community Action
As of December 31, 2009 - .27 jobs created/retained.
As of March 31, 2010 - 7.38 jobs created/retained;
12 clients completed Adult Basic Education (ABE)/General Educational Development (GED) training;
24 foreclosures prevented within 90 days of intervention.
As of September 30, 2010 - 8.876 jobs created/retained
14 clients completed Adult Basic Education (ABE)/General Educational Development (GED) trainng.
2 foreclosures prevented within 90 days of intervention
All program activities ended September 30, 2010, which is the end of the Community Services Block Grant Recovery Act grant award.