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Rate Your Financial Well-Being

Is your financial house in order? The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has some great tips on helping you have control of your finances during financial awareness month. You can determine your financial health by finding the answers to these questions: What are your sources of income? Do you know how you spend your money?

WIN’s Grassroots Approach Leads To Volunteer’s Long-Term Commitment

“I just show up, that’s half the job,” said long-time Working In Neighborhoods board leader Ellen Frankenberg, Ph.D.  In reality, Frankenberg does far more than show up. A tireless connector, Frankenberg,  a retired family psychologist, has held numerous leadership roles in her more than 40-year volunteer career, serving as board chair, vice chair, and chairing

South Cumminsville Community Garden

The South Cumminsville Community Garden (SCCG) was established seven years ago to provide a source of healthy food, to reutilize vacant residential land, create space for neighbors to gather, and to beautify the neighborhood. Neighborhood residents recognized that a community garden could address lack of fresh food access and poor health

This Is Powerful!

Did you know that 65% of the families Working In Neighborhoods serves are single-mothers with children. Of all single-parent families in the U.S., single mothers make up the majority, and out of 12.2 million single parent families in 2012, more than 80% were headed by single mothers.Single parent women are raising 20 million children

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