Tag: <span>Basic needs</span>

Letter to Congress on the Repealing the Tax on Pell Grants

The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice and the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) sent a letter to Congress calling for the repeal of the taxation of Pell Grants and the drug conviction penalty on the American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC).

Lessons from Scaling Emergency Aid at Amarillo College and the Alamo College District

This webinar provides an overview of the challenges institutions face around scaling emergency aid. We did a deep dive into the …

#RealCollege During the Pandemic

The COVID19 pandemic struck American higher education in March 2020. Campuses closed, students lost jobs, and emergency resources fell far short of their needs. This new report examines the impact on the security of students’ basic needs…