Fight against poverty


Request for Proposal (Vehicles)

Request for Proposal – Deadline June 26, 2020 Wayne Action Group for Economic Solvency, Inc. (WAGES) 601 Royall Avenue Goldsboro, NC 27534 919-734-1178 Wayne Action Group for Economic Solvency, Inc. (WAGES) is a private, nonprofit Community Action Agency funded through federal and state grants. Our central

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New funding for WAGES

WAGES has been approved for the Funding amounts in the following areas: $395,110 for COVID-19 Relief $100,000 for Hurricane Florence Relief Funding $315,279 for Self – Sufficiency Grant Funding. $41, 123 for homeless, seniors home bound and other special populations that were affected by COVID-19 (through the

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WAGES Position Statement

WAGES is a Community Action Agency. Community Action Agencies were birthed in the mid-1960’s during the height of the American Civil Rights Movement. The legislation that started our agencies was a direct result of inequities and lack of economic mobility for those experiencing poverty from the mountains

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NC Child County Data Cards

New data indicators to watch as the pandemic unfolds for kids Blog by: Whitney Tucker, Acting Policy Director at NC Child Before COVID-19 struck, nearly half of children in North Carolina lived in a family that was struggling with poverty, according to new data released by NC

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Closing Announcement

As you aware, the Governor has closed NC public schools for the rest of the school year. WAGES Head Start and NC Pre-K will also be closed for the rest of the school year. Please be reminded that Early Head Start is year round and we hope

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At-Home Learning Activities

At-Home Learning Activities: Click Here for English Click Here for Spanish (Haga clic aquí para español) More At-Home Learning Activities: Click Here for a Staycation Toolkit provided by Talking Is Teaching

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Message from the Executive Director

To Our WAGES Families: During this time when our nation is threatened with a natural health crisis, we want the citizens in our service areas to know that children, families and elderly clients are still a priority. We remain respectful with keeping your personal information confidential, preserving

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Voter Education-Your Rights

Please read below for the Voter Bill of Rights in English and Spanish.

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Census 2020 Info

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Census 2020 Jobs

Please see the information below on how to apply for Census 2020 jobs!

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601 Royall Ave.
Goldsboro, NC 27534