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March 2021 Newsletter – NYSCAA

New York State Community Action Association

NYSCAA newsletter - March 2021

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A Word from NYSCAA’s CEO
Reflections on efforts of the Community Action network over the past year during the pandemic.  The following are visual representations of how the Community Action network in NY adapted to meet the needs of families: New York's Community Action Agencies Respond to COVID-19 and Community Action Agencies Shine Light During Dark Times (scroll down).

2021 NYSCAA Virtual Regional Meetings in Partnership with DOS

• Western Regional Meeting, May 12
• Central and North Country Regional Meeting, May 25
• Capital District and NYC/LI Regional Meeting, June 9

Highlights from Our Agencies

Oswego County Opportunities: Celebrating 55 Years of Service to Oswego Communities
• Economic Opportunity Council of Suffolk: Partnering with Area Non-profits to Help the Homeless

Monthly’s Myth Series

MYTH: Gender inequality is not a big issue for developed countries like the U.S. – FALSE!
FACT: Inequality remains high or extremely high on six out of ten indicators studied by the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI).

Read about this myth from Time magazine: 5 Myths About America’s Gender Gap.

CSBG National Partner Information
National Professional Development Opportunities

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