Educational Assistance Initiative


Economically disadvantaged youth who have been served by social service programs in Western Pennsylvania.  Students can seek help during their first year of college or vocational school or up until the age of 24.


Barrie Ward, Program Coordinator, at


Provides financial assistance for post secondary education throughout the time in school.  Services include assistance with supplementary costs of attending college or vocational school such as computers, books, transportation, rent, living costs and college or vocation training fees.