| Economic Development
NORWESCAP offers three programs to help low-income individuals and families leave behind poverty and begin the path of building assets and achieving wealth accumulation. A series of economic literacy classes are available in the evenings and are free to interested individuals.
Family Loan Program
Helping working families remain employed by providing access to capital.
Individual Development Accounts
To promote savings and education resulting in financial independence.
Arthur & Friends
A training program for disabled or disadvantaged who wish to gain skills in the agriculture, management or sales industries.
College Community Empowerment Project
A collaboration and unique initiative in the community college setting with NORWESCAP, Raritan Valley Community College and United Way of Northern New Jersey, Somerset County.
Pathways to Prosperity
An initiative to end poverty with resources, support and a commitment to achieve self-reliance and resilency.