CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority receives $10.9 million grant for early childhood education

...in the Augusta area, a move leaders say will ultimately pay off in educational and economic gains.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority is getting the grant money from the Department of Health and Human Services to help fund area Head Start...

On The Move

KRISTA WILLIAMS MARSHJob title: Executive directorEmploy er: Family Counseling Center of the CSRA Inc.Work experience: She has previously worked in human resources at BaronHR and in purchasing at the CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority Inc.

Georgia could see $22 million for early childhood care through grant

...education and care, which could bring Georgia $22 million in funding and $900,000 to Augusta-based CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority.The grant will be used to establish comprehensive child care services benefitting low-income families...

Funds for home heating assistance depleted for year

...assist low-income residents with home heating costs during winter months have run out for the year.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority depleted its initial funds fulfilling requests from elderly residents, said Patricia Johnson, coordinator...

Augusta-area heating assistance program begins wait list

...Augusta area ran dry early, forcing the CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority to begin taking names for a waiting list...instead of applications for money.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority received a little more than $1 million...

Low-income, elderly residents can apply for assistance with heating costs

...residents who need help paying to heat their homes this winter can apply for assistance beginning Monday.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority will begin accepting applications for Richmond County citizens who are 65 years and older. Only 150 applications...

Augusta workers see benefits of minimum wage increase

...gradually works into the business system."While in recovery, Nicholson receives rent assistance from CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority, which helps the homeless afford housing. To save on insurance and gas, Nicholson bought a motorcycle...

Elderly can apply for home heating assistance next week

As cold weather approaches, the CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority is preparing to help those in need stay warm.Elderly, low-income residents needing assistance to pay home heating costs can...

Vet article needs clarifying

...massive grant that has made huge inroads in solving the problem of veteran homelessness. In Augusta, the CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority holds this grant, and the Augusta Warrior Project provides the outreach and other services.If the writer...

CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority to take applications for help with heating bills for elderly

...and Friday.All household members must be 65 or older to qualify for the Energy Assistance Program of the CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority. Limited money is available, and applications will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis...