The South Central Community Action Program filled the 70 slots it had available to add households to its Monroe County Section 8 wait list Wednesday morning. As a result, SCCAP will not take additional applications for the wait list for housing subsidy vouchers from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, as previously scheduled.
People hoping to get added to SCCAP's Monroe County Section 8 wait list started lining up Tuesday evening to make sure they were near the front of the line when we started taking applications Wednesday morning. At 8 p.m. Tuesday, there were about a dozen people already in line in the parking lot in front of… Continue reading Applicants stay all night to get on Section 8 wait list
The South Central Community Action Program in Monroe County will open 70 new slots on its Section 8 housing voucher wait list tomorrow, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2009. Applications will be taken at the Bloomington office, 1500 W. 15th St., from 8 a.m. to noon. SCCAP will stop taking voucher applications when the wait list is… Continue reading Section 8 wait list opens in Monroe County tomorrow
Here's some information that we received and are passing along about an upcoming public forum in Bloomington on conservation and sustainability: They hang the man and flog the woman That steal the goose from off the common But let the greater villain loose That steals the common from the goose. --Folk poem, circa 1764 Reclaiming… Continue reading Reclaiming the Commons conservation forum
Genese Parker describes the opportunity to work with the Circles Initiative as "perfect timing." Parker started at the SCCAP in July, and she is currently working as the AmeriCorps service member volunteer coordinator for Circles, which aims to help people out of poverty by pairing them with a community of support resources. She said she… Continue reading Parker contributes to Circles Initiative