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December 2020 Newsletter – MCAP

Maryland Community Action Partnership

MCAP News – December 2020
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Join CAN for a virtual celebration of 55 years in Community Action!

In 1965, CAN was incorporated as the nonprofit Community Action Agency serving Baltimore County...During this virtual event that's open to everyone, you will hear powerful stories from the community and receive a live cooking demonstration from the Baltimore Chef Shop...

Event information & registration, Tuesday, December 8 from 5:00 – 7:30 pm

December's Featured Resource

Applying the Equity Lens to COVID-19 Response and Recovery, Community Action Partnership
As part of the The Community Action COVID-19 Resource Series, this brief discusses how the Covid-19 pandemic has disproportionately impacted people of color and provides equitable approaches for human service delivery.

News You Can Use

COVID-19 Homeless System Response: Winter Planning Resources
HUD Exchange – This collection of documents and flyers is intended to assist Continuums of Care (CoCs) in implementing safe and effective approaches to winter shelter planning during COVID-19.

Investing in Future Leaders and Achieving Strategic Clarity
The Bridgespan Group – December 15 deadline to apply to join Bridgespan’s online programs.  There are a pool of scholarships specifically designated to subsidize the cost of these programs for nonprofits led by leaders of colorSchedule a call to learn more about joining a Spring 2021 cohort.

Funding Opportunity Under Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is announcing the availability of funds for supportive services grants under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) ProgramDeadline to apply: February 5, 2021.  Awards made for supportive services grants will fund operations beginning October 1, 2021.

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