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December 2016 Newsletter – Connecticut Association for Community Action

Connecticut Association for Community Action

CAFCA Connections – December 20, 2016

 See newsletter for full article on each of these stories

Community Action Highlights

  • BCO Executive Director retiring
  • HRA acquisition of Bristol agency approved (Eve Britton, New Britain Herald, 12/15/16)
  • TVCCA partners with New London police to distribute winter boots at schools and childcare centers in the city
  • HRA hosts World AIDS Day event
  • Palace toy drive benefits New Opportunities

Check It Out – Items of Interest

Community Events

Holiday toy drive – Established in 1987, New Opportunities Holiday Toy Drive benefits boys and girls, from 6 months to 15 years of age...

Access launches shoe collection drive to raise money to help low-income individuals and families of northeast CT – Access Community Action Agency is conducting a shoe collection drive now through January 27, 2017 to raise funds for Access programs that help support individuals and families...

National Events

Community Action Partnership
2017 Management and Leadership Training Conference
January 11-13, 2017 in Long Beach, CA
2017 Legislative Conference
March 14-17, 2017 in Washington, DC
2017 Mid-Winter Training Conference and Orientation
March 27-31, 2017 in Arlington, VA

Regional Events

2017 Northern New England Conference
Save the Date!  May 17-20, 2017 in Newry, ME


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