Category: Financial stability

ECONOMIC STIMULUS: Read about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and how it can benefit you and your community

2018-03-31T14:39:26-05:00 February 17th, 2009|

On February 17, 2009, President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. This landmark legislation provides $787 billion to address the country’s economic crisis, including $13.4 billion that will be pumped into Florida's economy over the next three years. The Recovery Act includes measures to modernize our nation's infrastructure, enhance energy independence, expand educational opportunities, preserve and improve affordable health care, provide tax relief, and protect those in greatest need.

United Way to expand services in financial stability area

2018-03-31T14:39:26-05:00 January 10th, 2009|

United Way is seeking proposals from non-profit health and human services organizations to partner on the creation of a one-stop center that would help families access tools and develop skills that lead to long term economic independence and financial stability.