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June 2020 Newsletter – IN-CAA

Indiana Community Action Association

IN-CAA Newsletter – June 2020


In solidarity toward racial justice: What CAAs are doing in this moment of crisis, and how you can learn more
What policymakers must do to confront this crisis, and what Community Action agencies and partners commit to – read the article.

How you can help the nationwide paid-leave plan to continue moving forward
Congress took a historic first step forward in creating a national paid-leave law. But the work isn't done.  See how you can help – read the article.

Brightpoint partners with the City of Fort Wayne and others to help prevent COVID-related evictions
Learn about the $200,000 fund that will help low-income residents with rent, mortgage and utility payments – read the article.

Hoosier Housing Needs Coalition: Indiana is not making enough progress to avoid eviction crisis
Learn why this committee (including charter member Indiana Institute for Working Families) says renters may soon fall off an "eviction cliff" – read the article.

Community Impact

CAPWI awards scholarship to Covington High School senior
The Joan Cline Memorial Scholarship is awarded by CAPWI in memory of its dedicated former executive director – read the article.

unGolf outing raises $15,000 and counting
Brightpoint didn't accept defeat when its golf outing was canceled due to coronavirus.  Here's how they overcame the challenge and turned it into an opportunity to support its community – read the article.


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