Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway announced today the launching of a new guaranteed income pilot program for the city of Madison.
The program, called the Madison Forward Fund, will provide 155 Madison households a monthly cash payment of $500 for one year. The money is unconditional, with no work requirement or restrictions on how the money can be spent.
Mayor Rhodes-Conway that the program is needed now more than ever, especially for families.“Low income families have weathered the storm of the pandemic, with some help of the federal government. But now many of those pandemic programs have come to an end, just […]