Getting to Work Programs
The Getting to Work Project is designed for nonprofit organizations to establish and operate programs that provide, repair or maintain motor vehicles to assist eligible individuals (economically disadvantaged individuals 22 years of age and over) to obtain or maintain employment. In addition to the above services, grantees must also offer one or more of the following:
- Financial literacy education;
- Education on budgeting for vehicle ownership;
- Car maintenance and repair instruction;
- Credit counseling; and
- Job training related to motor vehicle maintenance and repair.
The project provides $100,000 per year for State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2018 and SFY 2019 for grants with a maximum of $25,000 per grant. At least a 1:1 match is required