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March 2017 Newsletter – Connecticut Association for Community Action

Connecticut Association for Community Action

CAFCA Connections – March 28, 2017
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Community Action Day held to advocate for critical state and federal funding

Over 200 Community Action Agency (CAA) Network staff, board members, and customers came together at the Legislative Office Building (LOB) on March 23rd to oppose the Governor's 20% reduction in Human Services Infrastructure (HSI)-Community Action Program (CAP) funding and the President's budget proposal...see CAFCA press release.

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Featuring CAFCA leaders, state legislators and testimonials by former CAA participants

CT Community Action Leaders go to Washington!

Earlier this month, Community Action leaders from across the Connecticut attended the 2017 National Community Action Foundation (NCAF) Legislative Conference in Washington, DC...

Community Action Highlights

Check It Out – Items of Interest

Community Events

TEAM's 10th Men Who Cook – The evening will consist of a silent auction, a raffle for a Caribbean vacation, music, and fifty food stations of dishes prepared by 90+ male volunteer chefs – more info.

TVCCA's Carnevale Benefit for Meals on Wheels – The Thames Valley Council for Community Action (TVCCA) will host its 7th annual Carnevale Annual Benefit for Meals on Wheels on Saturday, May 20thmore info.

National Events

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