Thursday, July 10, 2014

Updates- School Supplies

Happy Thursday!
Hope you are enjoying your summer!!

School Supply Giveaways.... Yep, it's almost time, see the post below for some upcoming dates.  They are coming soon!

We have decided to join the wonderful world of Facebook- Where we will be focusing on all of the positive energy in our communities.  No negative news allowed! Like us today!

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Please check out the free lunches for children below.  There is no reason children should go without a balanced meal this summer!

Have you checked out our summer opportunities for children yet? Click the county you want to view now. These include summer camps as well as other fun things to do this summer.

Clark County
Champaign County
Madison County

Don't forget to visit our website, www.uwccmc.org/2-1-1 for additional resources, including printable emergency assistance brochures and volunteer opportunities.  Just click on the resources tab to the right.

Anything I missed? Something you would like to see on here?
e-mail me- aferryman@uwccmc.org
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School Supply Outreach


School Supplies 2014


Clark Co.
Saturday, August 2nd, 11 AM- 5:00 PM (or until everything is distributed).  Restored Life Ministries, at Fulton Elementary School, 631 S. Yellow Springs St. Springfield.  “Takin’ it to the Streets” festival will feature food, clothing, SCHOOL SUPPLIES, free haircuts and health screenings.

Saturday, August 9th, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM (or until everything is distributed)
"Operation Give Back”, St. John’s Missionary Baptist, 34 W. Pleasant.  Free Clothing & School Supplies. 

Saturday, August 16th, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM (or until everything is distributed) “Clifton Avenue Church of God, 1408 Clifton Ave.   Free School Supplies.

 
Champaign Co.
Saturday, August 2nd, Noon-2:00 PM, “School Rocks Backpack Giveaway”. The Cellular Connection at 679 Scioto St. Urbana.  A backpack with school supplies will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis.

Saturday, August 16th, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM, Messiah Lutheran Church, 1013 E. Lawn Street, Urbana. Must be a Champaign County resident, school supplies & clothing on a first-come, first-served basis.

 
Madison Co.
Saturday, August 2nd, Noon-2:00 PM, “School Rocks Backpack Giveaway”, The Cellular Connection at1080 Eagleton Place, London.  A backpack with school supplies will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis.

Wednesday, August 6th, 1:30 PM-3:00 PM, & Saturday, August 9th, 10:00 AM-11:00 AM West Jefferson Backpacks with school supplies, new socks & underwear Grades K-12. MUST LIVE IN ZIP CODES 43162 or 43119

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Emergency Assistance Available

Clark County Emergency Assistance
Salvation Army (322-3434) can help with electric (Ohio Edison only) taking phone calls Mondays at 9:00 am.
Catholic Charities (325-8715) no assistance at this time
St. Vincent De Paul (322-0838) can help with rent, utilities, and other various emergency financial assistance. Taking phone calls Tuesday or Friday at 10:00 am.
HEAP (325-8366) summer crisis program now available, assistance with utilities or air conditioners for those that are 60 + or have a medical condition or unregulated utilities with a disconnect notice
PRC through DJFS (327-1700) can help with various emergency financial assistance, you must have an income and children to qualify.
Champaign County Emergency Assistance
Salvation Army (484-4244) currently helping with prescriptions and utilities
Catholic Charities (652-2125) can help with limited emergency assistance, taking phone calls the first wednesday of the month only
Community Action (652-2246)  summer crisis program now available, assistance with utilities or air conditioners for those that are 60 + or have a medical condition or unregulated utilities with a disconnect notice
PRC through DJFS (484-1500) can help with various emergency financial assistance, you must be working and have children to qualify.
Madison County Emergency Assistance
Community Action (740-852-3511) summer crisis program now available, assistance with utilities or air conditioners for those that are 60 + or have a medical condition or unregulated utilities with a disconnect notice

 


Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Summer Meals Programs

Urbana: Children eat free. Adults 18 and over- $2.50, if you have questions, call 653-1427

East Elementary- June 5-June 30
Breakfast 8:30-9:30
Lunch 12:15-1:15

High School- June 5-August 20
Breakfast 7:30-9:00
Lunch 11:30-1:15

 

Clark County: Children ages 1-18, the adult accompanying child can also eat lunch, closed July 4th, and August 19th. Monday through Friday.


YMCA Child Care, Inside Town & Country ECE 
2430 Van Buren Ave
Lunch 11:15-12:15

Metropolitan Housing, Neighborhood Network Center
1900 Huron Ave
Lunch 12:00-12:45

Metropolitan Housing, Sherman Court Apartments
526 Murray Street
Lunch 12:00-12:45

Inside Out Youth
501 S. Wittenberg
Breakfast 8:30-9:15
Lunch 11:15-12:45
Dinner 4:30-6:30

Tecumseh School District, New Carlisle Smith Park
Lunch 12:00-12:30

Bethel IMPACT, Park Layne Raynor Park (ends Aug. 8th)
Lunch 12:00-12:30 pm

Madison County: Parents Must  Register Children, Activities are planned for the Children.


The Vineyard Church
106 Olive St. London
Lunch 11:00-1:00

Local Mortgage Assistance for Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties

Neighborhood Housing Partnership- Programs serving Clark and Champaign County include foreclosure counseling and mortgage payment assistance. (937)322-4623
Consumer Credit Counseling- Serves Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties, Offers money management workshops, bankruptcy counseling and education, financial/credit counseling, mortgage foreclosure, budgeting classes, homeowner education and counseling, and debt management. Also offers predatory lending information and a mortgage default counseling service. (937)325-2898 or (800)377-2432
Empowering & Strengthening Ohio’s People (ESOP)- Serves Champaign County, ESOP offers FREE foreclosure prevention counseling services and works directly with lenders on homeowner’s behalf to negotiate affordable loan modifications.  (937) 565-4368
Homeport- Serves Madison County, offers an array of services including foreclosure prevention, credit and budget counseling, homebuyer education and home repair & maintenance workshops. (614)221-8889
Save the Dream Ohio- Serves Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties.  Ohio's foreclosure prevention effort aimed at helping Ohioans take action to save their dream of home ownership. (888)404-4674

Monday, January 27, 2014

Food Pantry Resources

We have updated our Food Pantry List for 2014, make sure you are using an accurate list as things change rapidly :)

Click Here for Clark County Food Pantries

Click Here for Champaign County Food Pantries

Click Here for Madison County Food Pantries


Friday, March 22, 2013

Lead Safe Program

The Lead Safe Program through The City of Springfield is now serving all of Clark County.  The program provides up to $8000 per unit to assist with lead hazard control costs through a no interest, no monthly payment, deferred loan.  After 3 years, 50% of the loan can be forgiven.
Property Eligibility:
  • Must not be palacarded by the Health District, scheduled for demolition, or in foreclosure
  • Must be in habitable, safe, sanitary condition
Owner Eligibility
  • Must have a child under age of 6 in residence
  • Owner must be the deed holder
  • Must be current on mortgae payments
Occupant Eligibility
  • Must be income eligible household
    • 2 person below $34,600
    • 3 person below $38,900
    • 4 person below $43,200
    • 5 person below $46,700
    • add $3450 per each additional person
Call 328-3930 for more information or to get started removing lead from your home!

Monday, December 31, 2012

If you are a Service Provider, 2-1-1 Wants to hear from YOU!!!

For Service Providers only please!
Please take a few minutes to complete a quick survey on our services.  This evaluation will help us know our strengths and weaknesses so that we can provide better for our community. Thanks for your participation!! Click here to take survey

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Welcome

Hi, Welcome to United Way of Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties, Information and Referral blog. We are going to have updated food pantry lists and emergency assistance information. If there is any additional information you would like us to add to our blog, let us know and we will be more than happy to accomodate. Thanks for your continued support. Stop by often!!