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March 2020 Newsletter – IN-CAA

Indiana Community Action Association

IN-CAA Newsletter – March 2020


COVID-19/coronavirus resources at your fingertips
We appreciate the work you do! And we know it's a struggle to keep up with the news during the pandemic. Find helpful resources here — from the governor's executive orders to a tool for face-to-face (albeit socially distant) meetings – read the article.

The Institute is working to protect Hoosier families through the pandemic
The Indiana Institute for Working Families isn't slowing down, even amid shelter-in-place and social-distancing requirements.  Find out how they're working to ensure Hoosier families come out of this crisis whole – read the article and see IIWF’s COVID-19 response web page.

Vectren donation will help keep Hoosiers warm
Vectren donated more than $275,000 to INCAA as part of its Share the Warmth program.  Learn how the money will be used to help Hoosier families stay warm next winter – read the article.

Community Impact

Pace shares Community Action career opportunities
Pace participated in a Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) career fair recently.  Learn what surprised students about Community Action – read the article.

Spotlight on Professionals

NCCAA's Cyndi Davis named Alinsky Award Winner
Congratulations are in order for NCCAA’s executive director Cyndi Davis! Learn why she received the Paul J. Alinsky Excellence Award from Michigan City Rotary Club – read the article.

Lincoln Hills celebrates retiring staff
Four long-time staff members (with more than 100 years' of total tenure) have retired from Lincoln Hills Development Corporation recently.  Learn which ones and how long they were there, as well as why the board presented a Resolution of Honor and Appreciation to Gary Zellers – read the article.


Census changes due to COVID-19
The current pandemic has resulted in some important changes to the 2020 Census. Learn which ones could affect your community – read the article.


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