A national anti-poverty expert spent time in Rochester this week, learning about the region’s efforts to move people from poverty to self-sufficiency. David Bradley, CEO of the National Community Action Foundation and author of the Community Services Block Grant, or ...Read More »
Four local individuals will be honored for their community service next week at an event featuring keynote speaker Mayor Lovely Warren. Action for a Better Community Inc. will host its 15th annual Signature Luncheon Oct. 11 at the Joseph A. ...Read More »
Three Rochester-area poverty-reduction programs will receive nearly $1 million in state funding through the Empire State Poverty Reduction Initiative (ESPRI). “Through the Empire State Poverty Reduction Initiative, we are empowering communities to connect people with opportunities that help move them ...Read More »
Action for a Better Community Inc. and the House of Mercy on Saturday will host an event to help homeless individuals and families in poverty. ABC’s teen leaders organized the event to serve the guests who reside at or eat ...Read More »
Action for a Better Community’s Head Start and Early Head Start programs will receive a more than $7 million grant to continue providing child care and education to children, infants and pregnant women in Monroe County. The $7.1 million grant ...
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Action for a Better Community Inc. has chosen a former board chairman as its next leader. Jerome Underwood, who most recently served as the Rochester City School District’s director of family initiatives, will succeed James Norman as president and CEO ...Read More »