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16 Feb

Forsyth County Residents Prepare for Homeownership at ESR

On January 26, New Century IDA (Individual Development Account), a program of Experiment in Self-Reliance, held their Wa

4 Jan

Community Adopts ESR Families for Christmas

Experiment in Self-Reliance hosted a Day of Caring in celebration of Christmas on December 14, 2015. In partnership with

19 Oct

Volunteer with Forsyth Free Tax!

We are excited to announce the upcoming Tax Class Schedule. This year, we are taking a different approach to the traini

13 Aug

Come Play With Us!

ESR's annual Charity Golf Tournament for 2015 will be held at Winston-Lake Golf Course on Friday, October 23, 2015. Online registration is open n

23 Jun

Diversity Workshop

ESR staff spent last Thursday with Reverend Willard Bass of Green Street Church. Reverend Bass led a very enlightening workshop on change and div

7 Apr

Forsyth Free Tax Sites Still Open

Forsyth Free Tax VITA sites will be preparing taxes on their standard schedules up until April 15th. For sites that are

26 Mar

ESR Provides Free Tax Returns

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is the largest anti-poverty program in the US, lifting 9 million people out of pover

21 Mar

Mr. M – Housing

Mr. M was barely making ends meet when he lost his job. It had been a temporary position with fewer than twenty hours a week, and barely paid abo