- You must live in a low-income area (51% or more of the households in the U.S. Census Tract have an income at or below 80% of the area median income, as defined by HUD);
- Have a household income at or below 80% of the area median income for the area in which you live;
- Or have been elected by a “Low Income Neighborhood Organization.”
Applicants are chosen in accordance with a democratic selection process to assure he or she accurately represents low-income individuals and families in SEICAA’s service area. Qualified applicants are elected by low-income population in the service area. The ballot election will include a short bio for the applicant(s) during the election process. Outcome of the election is presented to the Board of Directors for approval at the next scheduled meeting.