Fight against poverty

Public Hearing Announcement

WAGES will be hosting a virtual public hearing on Thursday, April 16th at 12:00 p.m. and at 5:00 p.m. via Facebook Live. Visit the WAGES Facebook page by clicking here.

This public hearing meeting will allow residents of Wayne County to have an opportunity to discuss and express their concerns with regards to providing a range of services to assist low-income participants including the poor, homeless individuals, migrants, and families. Information gathered will be used to direct services with funding awarded for Hurricane Florence relief from the Office of Economic Opportunity.

Eligible funding domains are employment, education, cognitive development, infrastructure, housing, health and social/behavior development, transportation, home repair and emergency assistance

The estimated amount of funding for this project is one hundred thousand dollars (100,000.00). Citizen input is an important part of the plan of action and all interested persons are asked to attend and be part of the meetings.

601 Royall Ave.
Goldsboro, NC 27534