The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program helps thousands of Los Angeles Families claim millions of dollars in tax refunds and credits at no cost. VITA's free income tax preperation help is for people who generally make $52,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English-speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns.
El Centro de Ayuda (ECDA) is the only FamilySource Center through the City of Los Angeles Housing Investment Community Development Department (HCID) to receive the 4 star performance awards for consecutive four years in providing excellent quality service delivery to low income families in the Boyle Heights area.
Our Impact through Family Source Center
ECDA is creating sustainable solutions that make a difference in the lives of low-income families. Since implementing our FamilySource program in 2010, the following are highlights of our program accomplishments through 2014: