Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies
IACAA News – May 2019
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2019 Vince Demuzio Legislator of the Year Award Recipient
"I got it! Thank you @IllinoisCAA for honoring me with your "2019 Vince Demuzio Legislator of the Year Award!" Please know that as your LG, I continue to stand with you in the fight against poverty! #endpoverty #Twill"
IACAA was honored to give the award to such an outstanding leader. Thank you for all that you continue to do for the State of Illinois!
IACAA is excited to announce new training opportunities that will equip our members with the necessary tools to continue to develop effective programs to end poverty in our state. See newsletter for IACAA’s data consulting and Trauma-Informed Care Training.
The DCEO/IACAA Collaboration Webinar series is back! We have an exciting line-up of webinars that will build knowledge around issues that influence Community Action Agencies including; racial equity, integrated services, community engagement, grant management, online appointments, project management, ROMA, marketing, theory of change and many more. Speakers include Dr. Barbara Mooney, Tiffney Marley, Hyacinth McKinley, Andrea Runge, Michelle Pulce-Flynn and many of our peers.
See the January IACAA newsletter (4th item down) for the 2019 FOD Nomination Form and additional material related to IACAA's Families of Distinction Program.
- 2019 Illinois Alliance of Information and Referral Systems Conference, July 16
- Andrea Runge is IACAA’s new Director of Community and Economic Development
- IACAA Family and Community Development Specialist Recertification Training, July 25