My Garage: A Community Project

Program Description:

My Garage: A Community Project is a Newcap stability and self-sufficiency program, that provides simple repairs and maintenance on cars owned by low-income, working residents of Florence, Marinette, and Oconto counties. You can also qualify for this program in Brown and Shawano county if you are a working low-income resident. Services include tire rotations, fuel pump replacements and simple fixes. As the program grows, so will the services offered. The repairs will be done in Wausaukee, Green Bay, or Marinette.  This is a loan program and all money needs to be paid back. 

This program is funded in part by the Federal Transit Administration
(FTA) as authorized under 49 U.S.C. § 5311 Formula Grants of Other
than Urbanized Areas (5311) (CFDA 20.509)

Eligibility Guidelines:  

Client must be low income and working. For those low income and working, income must be at or below 150% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. To find out if you are eligible, use our eligibility calculator here. The client must have the vehicle registered in their name, have proof of auto insurance and have a valid drivers license.

Application Process:

Please first fill out our intake form here.

For assistance completing an application, please contact the program contact. Along with completed application, send documentation of auto insurance, drivers license, proof of household income and auto registration. If approved, the Program Contact will contact you about your vehicle and repairs needing to be made.