Media event set for 10 a.m. Tuesday in Beckley and online
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The TEAM for West Virginia Children has issued the following media advisory:
WHAT: Roundtable discussion regarding the enhanced Child Tax Credit, which expires December 31. The last monthly payments will be on Wednesday, December 15.
WHO: Jim McKay of TEAM for West Virginia Children
Joanna Vance of the American Family Services Committee
Marci Nolan, president of Just for Kids
Judy Hamilton of TEAM for West Virginia Children
The Rev. Alton Dillard, district presiding elder for the African Methodist
Tracy King of FMRS Community Mental Health Center
Loretta Young of Community Change
WHERE: Tamarack Conference Center, Ballroom C, in Beckley, West Virgnia
WHEN: Tuesday, December 14, at 10:00 a.m.
LIVE-STREAM — https://www.facebook.com/humanity4ward
WHY: The American Rescue Plan has been providing families with monthly payments of the Child Tax Credit since July, but the expanded program will expire this month unless Congress extends it. The final monthly payments are due to be made December 15. Families with children receive $300 for each child under age 6 and $250 for each child ages 6 to 17.