Fight against poverty


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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New WAGES Volunteer Brochure

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Help for Hurricane Matthew Victims

Patricia Beier, WAGES’ Executive Director sent a plea to Governor McCrory (click here to read the letter) to keep WAGES in mind as a useful resource in helping people in need. Our experience in mobilizing volunteers to deliver meals and respite services to the elderly and the housebound

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Tiffany Lucky wins the EFNEP Golden Star Award

No luck involved, just lots of hard work and dedication!   Pictured in the photo to Tiffany’s right is Dr. Claudette Smith, Family Resource Management Specialist, The Cooperative Extension Program, NC A&T State University and on her left Dr. Richard Bonanno, Associate Dean CALS and Director of NC Cooperative

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Charlston Terrell wins Governor’s Award

Charlston Terrell wins North Carolina’s Governor’s Award for outstanding  volunteer and community service! Charlston Terrell (WAGES 2015-2016 Parent of the Year) is a person highly committed to the promotion of Parent Involvement and WAGES, while serving as a parent volunteer. He began volunteering once his son entered

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2016 Mayor and County Recognition Day for National Service

The oldest WAGES Foster Grandparent, Mrs. Ella Mae Beverly, age 93,  is pictured with Mayor Chuck Allen during the 2016 Mayor and County Recognition Day for National Service. WAGES is the local sponsor for senior volunteers who daily give service to improve the lives of children and

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WAGES is named Human Relations Business of the Year!

WAGES Community Action Agency has been selected as the Wayne County/ City of Goldsboro Human Relations BUSINESS OF THE YEAR! Posted February 13, 2015. WAGES Community Action Agency is celebrating FIFTY years of providing quality human service programs in our community.  WAGES supports programs for children, families and

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Enrollment for Head Start & Early Head Start

Now Accepting Applications for the 2018-2019 School Year Applications are being accepted Monday-Friday Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm Head Start and Early Head Start services are FREE! Open Application Days will also be every Tuesday from December 5, 2017 until January 30, 2018. For more information, go to

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