Welcome to Stuck in the Middle (S.I.M.), a unique charity program that supports America's middle class—those who don't qualify for government assistance yet face unexpected financial crises. S.I.M. stands by hardworking individuals and families, offering assistance to navigate unforeseen challenges and maintain stability.
In collaboration with the National Financial Educators Council (NFEC), S.I.M. provides an unparalleled economic literacy program covering credit ratings, budgeting, and the lasting effects of financial illiteracy. Our commitment to uplifting individuals from diverse economic backgrounds fosters an environment conducive to financial stability and literacy growth.
Through sponsorships from companies and individuals, we aim to continue aiding individuals during challenging times while imparting crucial financial knowledge. This collaborative effort forms a sustainable system, bridging gaps in government programs and society, preserving jobs, and preventing future crises.
Our SIM program, offers temporary financial assistance to families engaging with GCI’s program opportunities, creating a lasting impact. Partnering with structured financial resources aligned with our goal of promoting economic literacy, S.I.M. and Gervonni Cares forge relationships that contribute to a positive and enduring financial future.
Exceptions may apply; contact us to learn more and join us in building a bridge from poverty and violence to stable financial futures. Together, let's make a difference. ~ Gervonni Sherrod Leggett
"Empowering futures through financial literacy. Join us on the path to economic well-being and informed financial decisions. Together, let's build a financially resilient community."
Maintain control over your finances, working diligently each day. When unforeseen challenges arise, act promptly to prevent a domino effect leading to foreclosure or eviction. Contact us now for potential financial support and learn essential financial skills to ensure lasting stability.
We can provide temporary utility assistance to aid with unanticipated financial situations to avoid power disconnection.
If your household faces food insecurities, our helping hand is here. Register to pick up a food box biweekly for three months, every 2nd and 4th Tuesday,12pm to 6pm. Bring your valid ID on pickup day. No delivery is available now; anyone in need is eligible; post-registration approval.
Sustain your work commute by covering unforeseen vehicle repair costs. We offer up to $600, financial assistance, and budgeting classes for lasting stability. Note: We don't fix engines or transmissions.
You know the importance of reading, writing, arithmetic and a solid work ethic to grow your income and support your family.
But you may be lacking in financial literacy that can lead to ruin no matter how hard you work because no one else has showed you how.
Now you can grow your wisdom around wealth with free financial literacy training and coaching through our organization. We empower you and those around you with free financial education that will help you deal with unforeseen financial challenges that can lead to food insecurities, challenges with paying for prescriptions, and even eviction.....
Gervonni Cares partners with NFEC for an unparalleled financial literacy program. Learner objectives are assessed through tools and personalized growth plans, prioritizing psychological welfare. Our collaboration with NFEC's digital platform fosters a unique learning environment, inspiring financial literacy and stability across diverse age and socioeconomic groups.
Build a positive money relationship through understanding financial behaviors. Long-term saving and fiscal health start with mindful decisions aligning with goals. GCI's course links stress management to financial satisfaction, our program's mission.
Track your money with a budget—it's essential. This course introduces budgeting basics, a crucial life skill for progressing toward your desired lifestyle and financial goals.
Learn the importance of credit, how to build/repair it, and how to maintain it. Explore the risks and consequences of different debts. Empower yourself through our credit repair education.
Learn effective money management and income generation. Gain basic tools to maximize earning potential in today's job market. Empower your financial success with our course.
Learn tax basics: Introduction, where tax dollars go, legal strategies to reduce liability, income tax, understanding your paycheck, and consumption tax. Empower yourself with tax knowledge.
Learn: Analyze your budget, address gaps, manage loans & debt, understand financial psychology, mitigate debt risks, strategize debt payoff, and identify & reduce expenses. Empower your financial skills.
In our self-paced Homeownership Workshop, learn essential skills: mortgage basics, buying process, financial readiness, and practical strategies for a successful and sustainable homeownership journey.
Enroll in our Risk Management and Insurance class to gain expertise in assessing and mitigating risks. Learn to protect your assets and make informed insurance decisions for a secure future.
1. What are the cost of classes?
All classes are free. Our fundraisers and community events bring in funds to ensure longevity of this program.
2. Where is the location of classes being held?
Currently classes are being held online via Zoom and in person.
3. How long does it take to complete courses?
Course are held as a package. It will take approximately 3 months to complete classes. We want to ensure each learner understands and can apply each subject taught in financial literacy to their personal lifestyle.
Learners will be provided refurbished laptops to use as an essential tool to be successful in the program. Upon completion of the programs the laptops will be donated to the learners.