Helping People, Changing Lives, and making a difference throughout Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties…
“It was hard to ask for help but I’m glad we did. I feel blessed, we all feel blessed, and we are.”
"I went from homeless to having hope, an apartment, a new job, my entire life has changed."
"Nothing really started happening for me until I came to Tri County Community Action."
"Tri County Community Action gave me back my life... they showed me I didn't have to stay down because I was down."
"If I didn't find Tri County Community Action, I probably would have ended up homeless."
"My grandkids text me now and they say, Grandpa, we love you. We like who you are today, stay who you are today."
"Thanks to [Tri County Community Action] things have changed!"
In fact, in 2018, we...
Provided scholarships and support to 23 adults for skills and training into jobs that pay family sustaining wages.
Made sure 235 children had the school supplies they needed to be successful.
Strengthened 147 families through our home-visitation program.
Educated 215 people on how to become successful first time home buyers.
Enrolled 7,704 households into utility assistance programs.
Connected 378 people to community gardens.
Gave 13 teenagers a pathway to prosperity as they transition into adulthood.
Supported 18 low-income people to become leaders in their neighborhoods.
Provided long-term case management to 205 people, who are all working to permanently move out of poverty.
Transformed 11 vacant and overgrown lots into safe community spaces.
In total, we reached 21,175 people...all working towards true self-sufficiency!