MORE THAN EVER.
ALICE is a hardworking member of the community who is employed yet does not earn enough to afford the basic necessities of life. ALICE earns above the federal poverty level, but does not earn enough to afford a bare-bones household budget of housing, child care, food, transportation, and health care.
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Thank you for your interest in applying for Barry County United Way Allocations. The allocations process includes a committee of community peers that review the applications as well as the annual budget and take extreme care when allocating funds. The Allocations Committee takes great pride in helping to fund local programming and is [Read More]
Barry county has been awarded federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter national board program. Barry County has been chosen to receive State Set Aside dollars of $8,129.00 within Phase 40 funding for supplemental emergency food and shelter programs in the county. [Read More]