Quick Facts

  • CSBG Helped 153,931 Low-income People Obtain Employment

    CSBG and employment

    In 2009, the CSBG network helped 153,931 low-income people obtain employment.

  • CED Created/Expanded 2,774 Businesses and 11,000+ Jobs

    Between FY 2001-2006, CED created or expanded approximately 2,774 businesses – creating over 11,000 jobs – with CED funds.

  • LIHEAP Heating Assistance

    LIHEAP Quick Fact - 2009/2011

    In FY 2011, the LIHEAP program provided $4.7 billion to 50 states, the District of Columbia, 150 tribes and five territories to assist low-income households with their home energy bills. Heating assistance was provided to 6.7 million eligible households in the U.S. through the federal dollars provided by LIHEAP in FY 2009.

  • Child with bear in bed
    15.4%

    Poor children without health care coverage

    According to recently released 2010 Census Bureau figures.

  • 10,000+

    More than 10,000 new jobs have been created through the ORR microenterprise development program.

  • 98% repayment rate

    in ORR’s microenterprise development program--much higher than the industry average.

  • 3 Million +

    More than 3 million refugees have been resettled by the U.S. since 1975.

  • 30,000

    Individuals Reached by Health Profession Opportunity Grants Program

    The Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) program reaches TANF recipients and other low-income individuals, providing education, training and other services leading to occupations in the health care field.

  • 3.98 Million

    Individuals Receiving Monthly TANF Assistance

    In the last quarter of calendar year 2013, 3.98 million individuals received monthly TANF cash assistance. This is a 5.4 percent decline from the same period in 2012.

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