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Facilitator RFP

Facilitator RFP

May 16, 2018

The National Community Action Partnership is seeking a qualified contractor to facilitate a staff retreat. To learn more about it, please click here.

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May Webinar Wednesdays

April Webinar Wednesdays

May 1, 2018

Building Intergenerational Success: Measuring Whole Family Outcomes Wednesday,May 2at 2:00pm ET|1:00 pm CT |12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT Building from the Two-Generation Playbook developed by Ascend at the Aspen Institute and the emerging lessons learned from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s Family Economic Security STEPS evaluation, this webinar will focus on outcome measures and strategies

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CAM  Toolkit

CAM Toolkit

March 7, 2018

May 2018 Community Action Month Toolkit We are excited about Community Action Month coming up in May and hope you are too. We have created a 49-page toolkit. You can either download the entire toolkit, or download individual pieces and sections from the toolkit.By April 11, w

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CSBG Support Statement

Community Action Statement of Support for CSBG

February 26, 2018

COMMUNITY ACTION STATEMENT OF SUPPORT FOR CSBG Sign the CSBG Support Statement| Pass the CSBG Board Resolution| Community Action Advocacy Toolkit COMMUNITY ACTION Community Action believes that our country can’t thrive unless our communities and families do. The future of America depends on everyone in urban, suburban, and rural places doing well. Our communities are stronger when

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Energy Partnerships

Energy Partnerships

February 14, 2018

Energy Partnerships The Weatherization Leveraged Partnerships Project is funded by the Department of Energy Office of Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs. Our goal is tosupport local Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) organizations to increase the size and impact of their federalprogram through local or state partnerships that providemore resources. The project teamis based at th

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Announcing the 2018 Learning Community!

2018 LCRC

February 9, 2018

Announcing the 2018 Learning Community! The Community Action Partnership is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 Learning Community. The Learning Community is a learning hub for agencies to share innovative approaches and access proven strategies

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February Webinar Wednesdays

Webinar Wednesdays

January 29, 2018

Join the Learning Community for Webinar Wednesdays Starting in February Thinking about Community Level Work Presenter: Dr. Barbara Mooney Wednesday, February 7, 2018: 2pm ET The Community Action Network has long acknowledged the importance of addressing needs at both the individual and family level to help improve personal situations, andto combat the causes and conditions of poverty.

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Communications Webinar

Communications Webinar

January 19, 2018

Communications Kick-Off Webinar Are you a communications professional, executive director, or manager working for a Community Action Agency? If so, please join us for the Communications Kick-Off Webinar. The Partnership is starting a brand-new series of communications webinars to help communications professionals hone their skills.Whether it's media relations, crisis management

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Join/Renew Your Membership

Join/Renew Your Membership

December 20, 2017

The time is now to join or renew your membership with the national Community Action Partnership! It is essential that our Community Action movement stand, work, and advocate together. Your investment in a Partnership membership will up us to do just that. The Partnership’s work—in terms of training and technical assistance, up-to-date information-sharing, public educati

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Community Action Economic Mobility Initiative

Whole Family Approaches

December 19, 2017

Community Action Economic Mobility Initiative Click here to access the Whole Family Approaches Information Session event recording Click here to download the slide deck from the December 13th Information Session Project Overview The Annie E. Casey Foundationawarded a grant of $250,000 to the Community Action Partnership (Partnership) to design and implement the Community

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The Learning Community Application is Now Live! - Submit Your Application Today

LCRC Application Process

December 8, 2017

The Learning Community Application is now live! Please review the information below to learn about how your agency can join the Learning Community. Click here to access the event recording Click here to download the slide deck from the December 7th Kick-Off Webinar How to Apply Interested agencies should apply through the online Community Action Academy no later than

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Anti-Poverty Practice Series Financial Empowerment - Three Cases

Anti-Poverty Practice Series - Upcoming Webinars & New Publications

November 1, 2017

National Webinar Series Learn with the Learning Community The Anti-Poverty Practice Series The Learning Communities Resource Center is pleased to release several new publications which highlight promising practices for moving famili

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We're on Instagram

CAP Instagram

October 12, 2017

We are increasing our social media footprint. In fact, we are excited to announce that we are now on Instagram. Please follow us at the following: @capartnership In the future we hope to share many of our conference and event photos with you as they happen. We are also hoping to share videos! Please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, as well.

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WAP Toolkit

WAP Toolkit

September 18, 2017

Download the National Weatherization Toolkit

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Disaster Relief

Disaster Relief

September 13, 2017

Disaster Relief Funds Being Raised to Assist Community Action The National Community Action Partnership wouldlike toexpress its concern for thevictimsofHurricane Irma,Hurricane Harvey, and Hurricane Maria. So many families have been impacted and we know that Community Action Agencies in the devastated areas are working

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Census Data 2016

Census Data 2016

September 13, 2017

Census Bureau Data Show Poverty Reduction, but More Progress is Needed September 13, 2017- According to the latest statistics released yesterday by the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of people living in poverty decreased to 12.7%, an 0.8 percentage points drop from 13.5% in 2016. The real median household income increased by

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Speech on Othering

Speech on Othering

August 30, 2017

Keynote Speaker john a. powell Delivers a Memorable Speech At the Community Action Partnership's 2017 Annual Conference on Wednesday, August 30, keynote speaker john a. powell spoke about the Relationship Between Race and Poverty in the Time of Othering. Professor powell'sengaging andpowerful speech elicited a standing ovation from the crowd of 1200conference attendees who were on hand

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Charlottesville Response

Response to Charlottesville

August 16, 2017

Amid the turmoil that occurred in Charlottesville, VA, over the weekend, the Community Action Partnership in Washington, D.C., would like to express its sympathy and concern for the victims, their families, and those impacted by the violence that erupted. Chief Executive Officer Denise Harlow said, "We are deeply troubled by what has happened in Charlottesville. We denounce the racism

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ELITE Curriculum

ELITE Curriculum

August 2, 2017

ELITE Curriculum The Emerging Leaders’ Institute for Training and Excellence (ELITE) curriculum was developed to be a resource for State Associations and Community Action Agencies that want to formalize their Emerging Leader development efforts. The program can be used in its entirety or in segments depending on the needs and resources of the coordinating entity. The tools and resources p

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CAA/PHA Partnerships

CAA/PHA Partnerships

July 7, 2017

This brief describes the findings from a survey completed by Community Action Agencies, Public Housing Authorities, and Local Redevelopment Agencies describing current local partnerships and collaborations.Included are the top services utilized by each type of agency, the current levels of coalition involvement, and a case study detailing the current partnership between Fresno Economic Opportuniti

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CSBG Annual Report

CSBG Annual Report

June 29, 2017

CSBG Annual Report Updates The Office of Community Services (OCS) receivedOMB approvalfor a new CSBG Annual Report on January 12, 2017. Additional information about the implementation of theCSBG Annual Reportis detailed inIM 152 CSBG Annual Report, released by OCS on January 20, 2017. The new CSBG Annual Report will eventually replace the CSBG IS Survey. The new report will be implemented throu

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Pathways to Excellence

Pathways to Excellence

June 21, 2017

Register Now: Pathways to Excellence Open Enrollment Session August 28-29, 2017 As part of our 2017 Annual Convention pre-convention trainings, Community Action Partnership is offering Pathways to Excellence Open Enrollment sessions. These sessions will take place onAugust 28-29, 2017, 8am-5pmboth days. Pathways to Excellence Open Enrollment is an opportunity for your agency to par

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