Engaging our community to end poverty


Sometimes it takes more education to reach the goals you want to reach. You’ll find the education you need here without judgment, bias or inequity.


GED Test Prep and Tutoring
Free weekly one-on-one tutoring and support offered in the evenings so you don’t have to miss work.

Adult Basic Education, College Prep and Tutoring
Free instruction and tutoring to help you get ready to pass college entrance exams and feel good about starting college classes.

Career Pathways Classes
Prepare for an in-demand entry-level job in health care, customer service or other careers.

Common Cents: The Money and Homebuyer Class
Learn about budgeting for savings, understanding credit cards, getting out of debt, improving your credit score and getting a mortgage.

Financial Wellness Workshops
Our goal is to break the cycle of generational poverty by preparing youth and young adults for the tough financial road ahead, leading them to a more sustainable financial future without predatory lending and out of control debt.

How to connect

  • Contact us at 218.726.1665 and ask for an employment, education or financial coach
  • Attend an agency orientation
  • Or email a coach at coaching@communityactionduluth.org.

We encourage you to attend our agency orientation. We’ll discuss your goals and let you know what we can do to help you reach them. There’s no need to register.