Strategic Objective 2

Strategic
Objective:
Stabilize household economic situations so people experience thriving lives
Strategies:
  • Improve access to living-wage employment
  • Decrease households in financial crisis
Indicators of Success:
  • Decrease percentage of children receiving free and reduced lunches in school systems
  • Increase households above ALICE Threshold
  • Increase percentage of renters paying 30% or less of income on rent
  • Reduce need for emergency shelter
  • Decrease traffic at local food pantries
Programs supporting
this Objective:
Program Name Agency Current Funding
Rapid Rehousing Bluff Country Family Resources $9,618.90
Building Financial Stability Consumer Credit Counseling Service of La Crosse $11,094.00
Food Security & Outreach Couleecap $25,361.94
Homeless Prevention & Supportive Housing Couleecap $52,688.20
Strengthening Individuals & Families Families First of Monroe County $35,866.15
Supported Employment Family & Children’s Center $11,579.01
Information & Referral Line Great Rivers 211 $71,965.00
Food Recovery Program Hunger Task Force of La Crosse $24,309.13
Kane Street Community Garden Hunger Task Force of La Crosse $4,938.12
Homeless Prevention & Intervention Independent Living Resources $24,290.45
Enabling Services: La Crosse Help Team Scenic Bluffs Community Health Centers $17,213.61
Emergency Shelter & Meal Program The Salvation Army of La Crosse County $70,078.09
Food Pantry WAFER $61,164.75
Nutrition Education & Tools Project WAFER $1,945.37
Homeless Shelter Program Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council $19,553.35
Jobs & Business Development Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council $13,573.43
Skills Enhancement Program Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council $9,680.89
Work-n-Wheels Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council $21,554.90
Rapid Re-Housing YWCA La Crosse $7,443.55
Ruth House YWCA La Crosse $6,033.32

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