October's Member of the Month - CCSCT
Community Council of South Central Texas, Inc. is a non-profit, 501-(c) 3 organization whose mission is to empower vulnerable families and individuals in greater South Central Texas to achieve self-sufficiency by eliminating barriers through innovative programs and strong community partnerships. CCSCT is part of a network of more than 1,000 national and locally-focused community action agencies that connect millions of children and families to greater opportunity. This greater opportunity is provided through numerous services including weatherization, utility assistance, rental assistance, WIC, disaster relief, job training and job placement, transitional housing for victims of domestic abuse and case management through the Community Services Block Grant. CCSCT currently provides services in Atascosa, Bandera, Bee, Comal, Dimmit, Edwards, Frio, Gillespie, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kerr, Kinney, LaSalle, Live Oak, Maverick, Medina, McMullen, Real, Uvalde, Val Verde, Wilson and Zavala counties.
Over the past 54 years, CCSCT has prided itself on being able to provide timely and quality services to low-income and vulnerable families throughout our local communities. Last year alone, CCSCT and its 37 employees helped provide assistance to more than 90,000 individuals while helping 41 individuals transition out of poverty. For more info, www.ccsct.org or www.facebook.com/ccsctinc.