Fight against poverty


Investing in Our Community

WAGES Employees Invest In United Way WAGES employees have joined the fight for education, health & wellness, financial stability and basic needs for an average of 225 people in Wayne County with their investments of $11,248 in United Way of Wayne County, an increase of 57%. United

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Giving Tuesday

This Tuesday, the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, is “Giving Tuesday” known as an international day of giving to commemorate the beginning of the Christmas and Holiday season. Giving Tuesday was started by the 92nd Street Y and the United Nations Foundation in order to decrease the commercialism associated

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WAGES Senior Companion Program- In the News!

Check out the article appearing in the February 27, 2018 edition of the Goldsboro News-Argus featuring the WAGES Senior Companion Program! WAGES Senior Companion Program – Goldsboro News-Argus       

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Goldsboro: Isolation and Marginalization in Eastern NC

Please click the link below to view the study facilitated by the North Carolina Research Fund. Goldsboro: Isolation and Marginalization in Eastern North Carolina

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Ensuring the Safety of the Elderly

This morning, WAGES staff and volunteers came together to ensure the elderly population served by Meals on Wheels  had food on hand during the upcoming winter weather. Extra bags filled with soup, fruit, meal replacement drinks, and other snacks will be delivered to Meals on Wheels participants

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Community Support for Nutrition Program

Wilma Childs (left) presents a check for $500.00 to Brownie Doss, Director of Older Adult Services for the WAGES Meals on Wheels Program.  Wilma has been delivering meals for over 25 years, and she also serves on the WAGES Nutrition Program Advisory Council.  She delivered meals with

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Wayne County Meals on Wheels Video featuring WAGES

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When shopping on Amazon……

Please consider using “Amazon Smile”. By using Amazon Smile you have the option of having 0.5% of your total purchase go to your favorite nonprofit / charity. Please consider typing “Wayne Action Group for Economic Solvency, Inc.” into the box where you specify your beneficiary. You will

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WAGES reached Guidestar Platinum level

Great news! WAGES just earned the Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By sharing these metrics, we’re helping the sector move beyond simplistic financial ratios to assess nonprofit progress. We chose to display quantitative metrics to represent how hard WAGES is

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WAGES Volunteer Brochure

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