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January 2018 Newsletter – Missouri Community Action Network

Missouri Community Action Network

Missouri CAN Network Connection – January 2018
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ADVOCACY – A voice for low-income Missourians

Advocacy Update – Welcome to 2018!
The new legislative session is underway in Jefferson City, and we are gearing up to ensure the voice of low-income Missourians and Community Action is heard at the Capitol.  The first weekly legislative bill status report from our lobbying firm includes 78 bills filed, many of which impact our priority areas...

Missouri CAN created a legislative relationship survey to help the association identify who can be called to help with specific conversations on key topics.

Advocacy Week: March 19-23
In lieu of the Annual Advocacy Day the Network has traditionally held at the State Capitol during each legislative session, Missouri CAN will assist agencies with conducting in-district meetings for state senators and representatives during the 2018 legislative spring break, which is scheduled for the week of March 19...

Missouri CAN Virtual Advocacy Center is full of helpful hints for talking to legislators.

NETWORK CAPACITY – Helping you help others

Featured Items (see newsletter for details)

Missouri CAN CAPACITY – Helping us help you

Featured Items (see newsletter for details)

  • Agency Visits
  • Upcoming Events: Resolve to Be Involved
  • AT&T Membership Benefit – Missouri CAN members receive a 17% discount on the Mobile Share Value plan


At Missouri CAN, our mission is to advocate for low-income Missourians and strengthen the Community Action Network.
We envision a state where all people and communities thrive.

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