We Care’s got new things happening

The past two fiscal years have been the busiest we have ever experienced in We Care’s history. The greatest need we have seen through the pandemic has been financial, and it’s no wonder. Did you know that the average rent in Grundy County for a two-bedroom apartment is nearly $1,200 per month? According to a report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition “a full-time worker must earn at least $20.40 per hour to rent a modest one-bedroom home, or $24.90 per hour to rent a modest two-bedroom home. These amounts are far higher than many Americans—including seniors, people with disabilities, and working families—can spend on housing. Even before the… Read More

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