Chris Tevis - Email
CINCINNATI,OH (FOX19)- The Ohio Department of Development (ODOD) will award People Working Cooperatively (PWC), a local non-profit organization serving low-income and elderly residents, an $800,000 grant for home repairs to low- and moderate-income homeowners throughout Southwest Ohio.
The grant is through the Housing Assistance Grant Program, which is administered by the ODOD's Office of Housing and Community Partnerships. PWC was one of 27 nonprofit's throughout Ohio to receive a grant and was one of two nonprofit's to receive $800,000 – the highest amount awarded.
PWC is expecting to aid 475 households and 1,075 individuals over period of two years through the $800,000 grant. The work will specifically benefit the outer counties that surround Cincinnati, such as Butler, Warren and Clermont counties.