We're Here To Help You Succeed
Since being incorporated January 13, 1966, Community Action Wayne/Medina (CAW/M) has worked to help people help themselves. As a private, 501(c) 3 non-profit corporation, CAW/M dedicates its resources to serving the low-income population of Wayne and Medina Counties through a strong network of supportive services that promote self-sufficiency based on customers' needs and by investing resources to strengthen the health, welfare and education opportunities for the families served.
Our Programs & Services
Community investment is determined by periodic needs surveys with a current focus on self-sufficiency, early childhood development, transportation and food insecurity. These efforts have cultivated new innovative solutions to the problems facing low-income people in the areas of child and family development, economic assistance and housing preservation.
Meet Joe DeLoss, Founder of Hot Chicken Takeover Joe’s approach to hiring and managing people “has birthed a healthy retention rate of 70-80%, a crew that takes ownership, responds well to constructive criticism, and makes a great product.” His enterprise is changing lives while building a successful business with a profitable bottom line. See more…