Supports to Encourage Low-Income Families (SELF) helps hard-working individuals find a path to live their dreams and better support their families in the future. SELF’s Mission: to enhance the quality of life for Butler County residents by impacting the causes of poverty and empowering individuals to achieve, sustain and advocate self-sufficiency.

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About SELF

Want to know more about SELF? Click on the link below to view SELF’s informational video!


Class Schedule 2017

28 August 2017
August 28 / 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Sonny Hill Community Center, Middletown OH
29 August 2017
August 29 / 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Faith Community United Methodist Church, West Chester OH
11 September 2017
September 11 / 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
SELF Office, Hamilton OH
12 September 2017
September 12 / 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Lane Tech Library, Hamilton OH
20 September 2017
September 20 / 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chamber of Commerce, Middletown OH
21 September 2017
September 21 / 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
SELF Office, Hamilton OH
10 October 2017
October 10 / 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Lane Tech Library, Hamilton OH
7 November 2017
November 7 / 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Lane Tech Library, Hamilton OH

The Social Enterprise Development Series

Are you a nonprofit looking to start a social enterprise?

Through this series of hands-on workshops, you will learn how to develop ideas to help your organization generate unrestricted revenue and amplify your mission results. Check out the Social Enterprise Development Series under our events tab!



Latest News

10 Oct

Enrolling now: 2016 Program Schedules

Program Schedules   Build-Up Academy Mondays- Thursdays from 6pm-9pm at SELF’s Hamilton Office         -January 4 -March 4, 2016    …

09 Oct

Adopt-a-Family – Seeking 2016 Sponsors

Thanks to the many individuals, families, businesses, church groups and civic organizations that helped make the holidays brighter for SELF clients who are working…

14 Jul

Save the Date! April 15, 2016

20th Annual Awards Dinner Fundraiser and Silent Auction On Friday, April 15, 2016, SELF will host its 20th Annual Awards Dinner Fundraiser and Silent…

14 Jul

Winter Utility Help!

SELF’s Winter Crisis Program provides emergency utility assistance to vulnerable low-income individuals and families who need help staying warm in the winter.  Help is available…

04 Apr

Welcome to SELF!

Welcome to Supports to Encourage Low-income Families! We hope you like our new look and that you will take the time to read our…