The Farmworker Coordinating Council of Palm Beach County, Inc. (FWCC) is a non-profit corporation, classified under section 501C(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and chartered by the State of Florida as a non-profit corporation since 1978. FWCC was created for the purpose of assisting farm workers to access social and human services, who for a variety of reasons are unable to participate in eligible programs or services.
2022-2023 United Way Funded Programs
The Family Preservation and Economic Stabilization program focuses on assisting low income farm workers and their families to reduce their risk of becoming homeless or suffering from hunger. Based in Lake Worth and Belle Glade, the program provides a variety of services such as Case Management, Emergency Rental Assistance, Financial Education, Distribution of Food and Clothing, Transportation, Referrals and additional services that promote self-sufficiency.