More than 100 families in Shreveport could soon be getting some free money. The application process opens up today for the Universal Basic Income Program. You have one week to apply for this help. 110 eligible families will be chosen to get $660 dollars a month for a year. You must be a single parent with an income below 120% of the Federal Poverty Level.
Mayor Adrian Perkins says: An estimated 25 percent of the citizens in Shreveport are living in poverty and a guaranteed income would empower recipients to address their most urgent day to day needs and unpredictable […]