CAA’s in the News
March 23, 2008 – March 31, 2008
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CA San Leandro hopefuls to face off
Inside Bay Area - Oakland, CA
The San Leandro Community Action Network, a progressive grass-roots organization, is here. The
group will be holding the first — and perhaps only...
ATCAA Receives Broadband Study Grant
MyMotherLode.com - Sonora, CA
Sonora, CA -- $250000 is the amount of the California Emergency Technologies Fund grant received by
the Amador Tuolumne Community Action Agency (ATCAA) for...
IA Community Action Agency will sponsor meet on digital TV
Sioux City Journal - Sioux City, IA
SIOUX CITY -- The Community Action Agency of Siouxland will sponsor "What is Digital Television and
Why Do I Care" at 10 am Tuesday at the agency's...
LA Labor union suing SMILE
Daily Iberian - New Iberia, LA
BY JEFF MOORE THE DAILY IBERIAN A labor union filed a lawsuit against the St. Martin Iberia
Lafayette Community Action Agency for refusing to reinstate a...
MA Anti-poverty honors its local heroes
The Patriot Ledger - Quincy, MA
By Adva Saldinger Along-time state representative and a car rental company president were among
those honored by the South Shore Community Action Council...
Good idea: Paying kids to save for college
WalletPop - MA
So I was delighted when I saw an article in today's Springfield Republican about a program offered by the
Springfield Partners for Community Action...
MD Energy assistance requests increase
Cumberland Times-News - Cumberland, MD
However, the other areas remain something that both community action and economic development
officials are researching. Jim Hinebaugh, director of economic...
Some fight for their homes
Hagerstown Morning Herald - Hagerstown, MD
... we did like 15 (families facing foreclosure) for the whole year," said Donna Rose, housing counselor at
Washington County's Community Action Council...
ME CareerCenter services expand
SunJournal.com (subscription) - Lewiston, ME
Partners in the initiative include the Maine Department of Labor, Western Maine Community Action and
other service providers. Some services offered will...
KVCAP van service offers alternative transportation
MaineToday.com - Portland, ME
... transportation per se, inexpensive transportation is available to the general public via the Kennebec
Valley Community Action Program transit van...
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MI Monthly food distribution set for April 8
Coldwater Daily Reporter - Coldwater, MI
Individuals should contact the Branch County Community Action Agency office at (517) 279-8249 to
schedule an appointment to complete an application...
He show students anything's possible
The Bay City Times - MLive.com - Bay City, MI
Foppe was the guest speaker at the third annual Youth Empowerment Rally sponsored by the Muskegon-
Oceana Community Action Partnership...
IRS coming to clear up rebate questions
WWMT - Kalamazoo, MI
In Battle Creek you can head to the Community Action Agency. In Grand Rapids the IRS office on Front
Avenue will be open from 9 am until 3.
MN Artist profile: Diane Chaney
Duluth News Tribune - Duluth, MN
Through the Community Action Duluth program for people living in poverty that matches participants’
savings, she’s accumulated a little capital to advance...
Want your rebate?
Budgeteer - Duluth, MN
Around Duluth, community centers such as Rainbow Senior Center and Community Action Duluth are
aware of the difficulty involved in filing taxes and have...
ND Warnings of lead in venison irk hunters
By Mike Bell
The North Dakota Community Action Partnership distributed 17000 pounds of venison from 381
donated deer after last year’s hunting season, a number that has tripled since the program began in North
Dakota in 2004, executive director Ann...
Poverty conference planned in April
In-Forum - Fargo, ND
The Fourth Annual Community Action Day is planned in this city. Rooting out Poverty – Rural Family
Economic Success will be held from 9 am to 3 pm April 7...
NJ VINELAND: WIC office will relocate
Vineland Daily Journal - Vineland, NJ
VINELAND -- Tri-County Community Action Partnership’s Women, Infants & Children (WIC) office at
123 W. Landis Ave. will be open through Thursday. ...
NY Ameren Illinois Utilities Encourage Customers With Past Due ...
PR Newswire (press release) - New York, NY
The grants are provided through the local community action agencies that administer the Low Income
Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)...
OH Real Estate News & Notes
Akron Leader Publications - Akron, OH
By Maria Lindsay SUMMIT COUNTY — Akron Summit Community Action Inc. (ASCA) has extended
the Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (E-HEAP) application...
Local organization awards two scholarships
Zanesville Times Recorder - Zanesville, OH
Muskingum Economic Opportunity Action Group, Inc (MEOAG Inc.) the Community Action Agency of
Muskingum County has awarded two local students the Emory O...
GUEST COLUMN: Senior nutrition site opens in Urbana
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Urbana Daily Citizen - Urbana, OH
The Tri-County Community Action organization, which serves the three-county area of Champaign,
Logan and Shelby counties, wishes to announce the opening of...
OK Super Saturday tax help
kjrh.com - Tulsa, OK
In Tulsa the Community Action Project has processed more than 10000 returns since January.
Residents who are paid some money but not enough to regularly...
OR Meals on Wheels program rolls along
EastOregonian.info (subscription) - OR
... warm meal at the home of Ralph Gene Laing Thursday as part of the Meals on Wheels program,
sponsored by Community Action Program of East Central Oregon...
UCAN holds head start open houses
The News-Review - Roseburg, OR
DOUGLAS COUNTY: Umpqua Community Action Network is holding multiple head start open houses
around the county in the next month...
PA Needs survey underway
Cameron County Endeavor - Emporium, PA
Northern Tier Community Action is asking citizens to complete the survey so results can be used to
compile into a report identifying needs and resources for...
UT Should Utah Drug Test Welfare Recipients?
KCPW - Salt Lake City, UT
Advocates for low-income Utahns, such as Karen Silver from the Salt Lake Community Action Program,
say penalizing drug-using welfare recipients could...
VA Community action agreement passed by BOS
Staunton News Leader - Staunton, VA
The agreement will create a regional community action agency with Staunton and Waynesboro that
could make the localities eligible for federal and state...
VT Thank you to the voters
Rutland Herald - Rutland, VT
BROC-Community Action in Southwestern Vermont is very grateful to the voters of Rutland City and
County for their support this year through ballot voting or...
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