Transportation Assistance

Couleecap believes that the cost of transportation continues to be an issue that affects everyone. Transportation costs are the second largest household expense after housing. For many families, a reliable vehicle can be the determining factor in keeping a job or accessing more favorable employment.


Work-n-Wheels Program

Provides zero interest auto loans to qualified low-income households. Participants must be currently employed and need a personal vehicle to get to and from their place of employment. Participants must agree to participate in Wisconsin Rideshare when possible.


Service Area: Crawford, La Crosse, Monroe, and Vernon counties.
Eligibility: Household income must be at or below 200% of the federal poverty level.

Vehicle Loan Eligibility


To apply, please complete the following forms:
Work-n-Wheels Program Application

Contact Krista Heinz, 608-423-6624


This project is funded in part by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) as authorized under 49 U.S.C. Sect. 5316 Job Access Reverse Commute (CFDA 20.516)




Corelli Family -  Work-N-Wheels Program Participants




"This program has helped me so much; beyond what I can put into words. I truly don't know where I would be without the help Couleecap gave me with my car."

-Sherri Swan  Work-N-Wheels Program Participant


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