Do You Know ALICE?

More than 40% of Washington County households are ALICE.

On January 9, 2017 United Ways in Maryland released the groundbreaking ALICE® Report on economic challenges in our state.

Who is ALICE? They are Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed families and individuals who work and pay taxes, but aren’t sure if they’ll be able to put dinner on the table. They are cashiers, wait staff, laborers and security guards. They work as nursing or administrative assistants, and in the food and retail industries. We all know ALICE. Read more...