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2020 Annual (Virtual) Conference – SEACAA

The Southeastern Association of Community Action Agencies 2020 annual conference is being held from Nov. 4-6 with a pre-conference training event on Nov. 2. General sessions and workshops are scheduled each day and SEACAA’s Annual Awards will be presented.

2020 (Virtual) Annual Conference – NCCAA

The North Carolina Community Action Association’s 2020 (Virtual) Annual Conference is being held from October 28-30. Plus, two pre-conference events on October 27: Using ROMA for Continuous Quality Improvement & the 2020 NCCAA Board Summit. Also included is the 2020 NCCAA Awards Luncheon and a special screening of American Idealist – The Story of Sargent Shriver.

October 2020 Newsletter – SCACAP

2020 SCACAP & SC State Head Start Association (Virtual) Mid-Fall Conference (Nov. 30 – Dec. 4) – Energy Awareness Month resources inc. Energy Saver Tool & Demo webinar (Oct. 14) – 2020 Census Call to Action – and more!

October 2020 Newsletter – NCCAA

2020 NCCAA Conference (Oct. 28-30) & Board Summit (Oct. 27) – Returning Citizens and Voting – NCCAA Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NC Agency News, Publications and Features – Funding Opportunities – and more!

September 2020 Newsletter – SCACAP

SCACAP hosts COVID-19 debriefing by panel of experts featuring SC’s Hero-2-Zero Project – Spotlight on Pee Dee CAP’s Strengthening Families Program – SCACAP EHS-CCP update – 2020 SCACAP & SC Head Start Association Mid-Fall Training Conference (Nov. 30 – Dec. 4) – 2020 Census Call to Action – and more!

September 2020 Newsletter – NCCAA

NCCAA’s CARES Act FAQs – NCCAA Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NC Agency News, Publications and Features – 2020 NCCAA Annual Conference (Virtual Oct. 28-20) – Funding Opportunities – and more!

August 2020 Newsletter – SCACAP

Statewide Youth Leadership Virtual Academy website – Spotlight on Palmetto CAP’s YLP – Recap of SCACAP’s EHS-CCP virtual pre-service training – 2020 Census Call to Action – 2020 Mid-Fall Training Conference (Nov. 30 – Dec. 4) – Info being collected on SC community level initiatives – and more!

2020 Annual (Virtual) Training Conference – FACA

The Florida Association for Community Action’s 40th Annual (Virtual) Training Conference is being held from August 12-13. Nearly forty workshop sessions are being offered and special activities include Social Justice and Racial Equity Forum – State of Community Action Today Forum – 2020 FACA Awards..

August 2020 Newsletter – SEACAA

Featured news articles on COVID-19 and racial justice – 2020 SEACAA Annual Virtual Conference(Nov. 3-6) – SEACAA web-based certification programs – Using social media for advocacy work – Region IV CAA News inc. NKCAC & CAC podcast: What’s the Protocol? (discussion with police leaders) – COVID Response and Resources – and more!

August 2020 Newsletter – NCCAA

NCCAA’s Community Action Radio Talk Show – Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NC CAA News, Publications and Features – Funding Opportunities – and more!

July 2020 Newsletter – SCACAP

Statewide Youth Leadership Virtual Academy & website – SCACAP partnership with SC HS Collaborative Office & SCACAP EHS-CCP update – SC 2020 Census rankings by county – Info being collected on SC community level initiatives – 2020 Mid-Fall Training Conference (Nov. 30 – Dec. 4) – and more!

July 2020 Newsletter – NCCAA

Single father’s success story from Mountain Projects – Community Action News, Publications and Features – Funding Opportunities – and more!

SCACAP Observes Juneteenth!

The South Carolina Association of Community Action Partnerships held a Racial Injustice and Cultural Awareness Training & Networking Luncheon on Juneteenth. SCACAP employees, representing an array of age groups, discussed multi-generational experiences regarding racial injustice. See the questions used to facilitate the event.

June 2020 Newsletter – SCACAP

SCACAP Celebrates Community Action Month – SCACAP EHS-Child Care Partnership Program – SCACAP Communications and Marketing Conference (July 14) – 2020 Mid-Fall Training Conference (Nov. 30 – Dec. 4) – and more!

May/June 2020 Newsletter – CalCAPA

Community Action Network: COVID-19 Response Group – CalCAPA Academy’s learning approaches & course offerings – Community Action & Head Start Alignment – CalMoneySmart grants

New Webinar Trainings – NCCAA

From North Carolina Community Action Association: Village HeartBEAT Model: Our Health, Our Priority, Our Community, Our Voice (June 18) and How to Host Virtual Conferences and Why You Should (June 25).

June 2020 Newsletter – NCCAA

COVID-19 Resources and Funding Opportunities – NCCAA Virtual Board Summit (June 4) – Community Action News, Publications and Features – The Legacy of Andrea Harris, former NC CAA executive director – Funding Opportunities – and more!

May 2020 Newsletter – SEACAA

Insights on working virtually – 2020 SEACAA Annual Conference: Call for Workshop Proposals – SEACAA Executive Leadership & Certified Community Action Management Certifications – Report on response to COVID-19 by NC CAAs – COVID-19 news items – Commentary: Why is Poverty Persisting? – and more!

Virtual Board Summit – NCCAA

The North Carolina Community Action Association is holding a Virtual Board Summit on Thursday, June 4. Join us for a day of engaging and relevant workshops to help you learn and better navigate this moment. Participation from other states is available. Check out the conference agenda and register today!

Stay at Home Conference – NCCAA

The North Carolina Community Action Association is holding a Stay at Home Conference on Thursday, May 4. Join us for a day of engaging and relevant workshops to help you learn and better navigate this moment. Participation from other states is available. Check out the conference agenda and register today!

April 2020 Newsletter – NCCAA

NCCAA’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic – 2020 NCCAA Training Conference (postponed to 10/30-11/2) – HS Family Engagement and Case Management certifications starting 4/20 & 5/4 – “North Carolina Strong” T-Shirt Fundraiser – NC CAA News – and more!

April 2020 Newsletter – GCAA

Community Action Day at the Capitol (Feb. 28) – Action Inc. WAP Director wins NASCSP James Gardner Weatherization Award – Upcoming webinars – and more!

April 2020 Newsletter – RPIC Region IV-A

20 Tips for Working from Home – Guidance on completing the 2020 Census form – Upcoming webinars: How to be a Great Board Chair (April 22) and Dashboards: Making Your Data Work for You (May 27)

February 2020 Newsletter – SEACAA

Remembering Kobe Bryant – 2020 SEACAA Annual Conference: Call for Proposals – News to Go – NCCAA’s Non-Profit Leadership Expedition (March 25-27) – SEACAA Executive Leadership & Certified Community Action Management Certifications – and more!

January 2020 Newsletter – NCCAA

Keeping the holiday spirit alive throughout the year – 2020 NCCAA Board Summit (May 16-17) & Annual Training Conference (May 12-15) – NCCARE360 now live in 50 NC counties – Sales of NEW Grounds Coffee helps create “happy new chances” for returning citizens in NCCAA’s Reentry Program. – and more!

December 2019 Newsletter – GCAA

December is National Human Rights Month – 2020 Census Will Help Policymakers Prepare for the Incoming Wave of Aging Boomers – 5 tips for staying warm this winter – CSBG Corner: Georgia LIHEAP – and more!

December 2019 Newsletter – RPIC Region IV-A

Region IVA Quarterly Regional Consortium – Census 2020 Blog, Community Action Partnership – ANCRT newsletter (Fall 2019) – CAPLAW webinar recordings: All a-Board! The Purpose, People, and Process of CAA Boards & Unrelated Business Income Tax: Old and New Traps for the Unwary

December 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

2020 NCCAA Annual Training Conference (May 12-15): Call for Proposals – NCCARE360 video on how health and human service providers are partnering to provide better health for all North Carolinians – Great Holiday Gift: NEW Grounds Coffee with sales supporting NCCAA Re-Entry Program – and more!

2019 Annual Conference – MACAA

The Mississippi Association of Community Action Agencies 2019 Annual Conference will be held from December 11-13. The conference includes two keynote speakers and sessions will be held covering 15 topics.

Regional Human Resource Symposium (Nov. 13-15)

GoodBetterGreat Consulting, in partnership with the North Carolina Community Action Association & the North Carolina Head Start Association, is holding a Regional Human Resources Symposium from Nov. 13-15 in Raleigh, NC.

November 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

Regional Human Resource Symposium, NCCAA & NCHSA (Nov. 13-15) – NCCAA Motivational Interviewing Training (Nov. 14) – NC Medicaid Transformation Brief – NEW Grounds Coffee: Sales support NCCAA Re-Entry Program – Lyft offers free rides to job seekers – and more!

September 2019 Newsletter – RPIC Region IV-A

RPIC IVA cohort meeting – U.S. Census Bureau’s Statistics in Schools Program teach students and their parents why everyone should respond to the 2020 Census and how it will help shape the future of their communities for the next 10 years – Upcoming events

2019 Annual Conference – SEACAA

The Southeastern Association of Community Action Agencies 2019 annual conference is being held from Sept. 10-13 in Myrtle Beach, SC. Conference highlights include new executive administrator orientation, keynote speakers, 17 workshop sessions, and 2019 SEACAA Awards.

August 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

Three NC leaders become CCAPs…NCCAA’s next CCAP cohort forming this fall – NCCAA board member/CAA ED receives Defender of Justice award – Learn how your agency can earn 20% of NEW Grounds© Coffee purchases or sales – SEACAA Annual Conference (Sept. 10-13) – Teaching people how to talk about race – Food Deserts and Food Apartheid – Communicating impact using NCCAA’s Ripple Effects report – Ten Ways to Spot a Truly Exceptional Employee – and more!

August 2019 Newsletter – SEACAA

2019 SEACAA Conference (Sept. 10-13) – HI-5 Achieve Healthy Outcomes in 5 Years – KCEOC’s Paths 2 Promise success story – Support community healing place for complex PTSD – Sign-up for SEACAA Executive Leadership Certifications – Poverty’s Persistence: Analysis by President/CEO of Fulton Atlanta CAA (part two) – $1M from Kresge Foundation for two Nashville organization – KCEOC’s safe haven for homeless youth – Gain unrestricted funding with NCCAA & NEW Grounds Coffee – and more!

2019 Annual Training & Technical Assistance Conference – GCAA

The Georgia Community Action Association’s 2019 Annual Training & Technical Assistance Conference will be held from July 16–19. An Awards Banquet is included and more than 30 workshops are being offered along with a Town Hall on Advocacy and Community Engagement.

July 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

Stories of Hope………Meet Chrystal/Finding Success After Prison – Learn how your agency can earn 20% of NEW Grounds© Coffee purchases or sales – NCCAA’s Nonprofit Leadership Expedition – NCCAA & NC OEO partner with two CAAs to offer 10-week Entrepreneurship Startup Business Program – and more!

June 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

2019 NCCAA Conference highlights – Mapping hard to count communities for a fair and accurate 2020 Census – WAMY Community Action’s gardening program – 2019 NCCAA Hall of Fame inductees – Putting Community and Action back into the Community Action Agency (SRCAA news article) – New Muppet Character Who Lives in a Foster Home – Common goal shared by AmeriHealth Caritas and NCCAA – and more!

2019 Annual May Conference – CAAA

The Community Action Association of Alabama is holding its Community Action Month Celebration Conference from May 14-17. Conference events include a Town Hall on Alabama Counts 20/20 Census and Community Action Day at the Birmingham Civil Rights District. More than twenty workshop sessions are also being offered.

2019 Annual Conference – NCCAA

The North Carolina Community Action Association’s 2019 Annual Conference is being held from May 14-17. Along with sixteen workshops and speakers, special events include ROMA Deep Dive for Certified Trainers and Implementers, NCCAA Awards Luncheon, special screening of NCCAA’s reentry documentary and the 2019 NCCAA Board Summit.

May 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

NCCAA releases the reentry documentary – 2019 NCCAA Hall of Fame Community Champs honored at conference – NCCAA Celebrates 2019 Reentry Week – Short book excerpt: Prisons Are the New Asylums – and more!

April/May 2019 Newsletter – SEACAA

Sign-up for SEACAA Executive Leadership Certifications – Rapid Re-housing’s Role in Responding to Homelessness: What the Evidence Says – Poverty’s Persistence: Analysis by President/CEO of Fulton Atlanta CAA (part one) – Hard Living on the Poverty Line: Adult education activity – and more!

2019 Annual Training Conference – FACA

The Florida Association for Community Action’s 2019 Annual Training Conference is being held from May 14-17. Pre-conference training is being offered plus more than thirty conference workshop sessions and award presentations.

2019 Annual Training Conference – TACA

The Tennessee Association of Community Action’s Annual Training Conference will be held from April 29 – May 1 in Knoxville, TN. The conference includes three Spotlight Speakers and nineteen workshops.

April 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

NCCAA Legislative Breakfast – SEACAA Executive Leadership Certifications – After Flo Community Benefit Concert – Reentry Week in NC – Privatization of NC Medicaid – 2019 NCCAA Annual Conference (May 14-17) – and more!

March 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

2019 NCCAA Annual Conference: Preliminary Agenda … Board Summit … ROMA Deep Dive … AFTER FLO Benefit Concert – NCCAA Hall of Fame Awards Nomination Form and 2017 Inductees – NC Poverty Simulation Experience – Kaiser Family Foundation: Role of Social Determinants in Promoting Health and Health Equity and NCCAA’s Healthy Homes Initiative – NCCAA’s New Grounds Coffee social enterprise project – and more!

February 2019 Newsletter – RPIC Region IV-A

How the shutdown opened a window on poverty in America – Community Action Association of Alabama Workshop for HR Professionals – Community Action Partnership webinars – NASCSP CSBG Annual Report Tools

February 2019 Newsletter – Georgia Community Action Association

Georgia’s State of Hope Initiative – National Community Action Impact Report – Positive feedback on SmartQuest training through Georgia state CSBG office – Annie E. Casey Foundation issues RFP to help Atlanta residents gain skills and jobs – Webinars and resources from national partners – 2020 Census jobs – and more!

February 2019 Newsletter – NCCAA

Community Action National Impact Report – 2019 Annual NCCAA Conference and related events including 2019 NCCAA Board Summit, ROMA Deep Dive for Certified Trainers & Implementers, Community Benefit Concert to benefit Hurricane Florence efforts and NCCAA Hall of Fame Awards Luncheon – NC Poverty Simulation Experience – NCCAA’s New Grounds Coffee social enterprise project – and more!

January/February 2019 Newsletter – SEACAA

SEACAA Executive Leadership Certifications (web-based) – 2019 SEACAA Annual Conference: Call for workshop proposals – Call Congress website – Six Policies to Reduce Economic Inequality – NCCAA Healthy Homes Initiative – and more!

2018 FUNdraising Webinar Trainings for CAAs, WAP & Head Start

The South Carolina Association of Community Action Partnerships continues its series of monthly webinars in partnership with Jean Block, National Expert Fundraiser and Author. Upcoming topics Open Session – You Decide the Topic! (Nov. 13) and Year-End Analytics (Dec. 11).

Fall 2018 Newsletter – Tennessee Association of Community Action

SWHRA receives regional award for Fatherhood and Be a Responsible Mother Programs – MCCAA receives $10K as staff member honored as a TIAA Difference Maker – CAC board member receives Annual Convention Scholarship Award – Chattanooga OFE 2Gen Initiative – UETHDA partnering with local high school to give students a jump start on college.

September 2018 Newsletter – Georgia Community Action Association

September is National Wellness Month with a focus on self-care – Report: Energy Costs are a Higher Burden on the Rural Poor (nearly three times as high as national average) – CSBG Discretionary Funds support special programs under three Georgia CAAs – and more!

2018 Annual Conference – SEACAA

The Southeastern Association of Community Action Agencies 2018 annual conference is being held from Sept. 18-21 in Orlando, FL. Conference highlights include a SEACAA’s Poverty Symposium , Jimmie Samuel Day of Service, new executive administrator orientation, keynote speakers, 17 workshop sessions, and 2018 SEACAA Awards.

September 2018 Newsletter – NCCAA

NCCAA’s Advisory Council includes representatives from Duke Energy, NC DHHS, Public Media NC, PNC Bank, News and Observer and BC/BS of NC – Blue Cross NC’s Healthy Home Initiative – 2018 NCCAA Statewide Opioid Symposium (Sept. 25) – NCCAA Case Management Certification Training – NCCAA’s New Grounds Coffee social enterprise project.

2018 Poverty Symposium (Sept. 18) – SEACAA

This day-long event will feature Dr. James Johnson, distinguished UNC professor, sharing his groundbreaking research on poverty & demographics, as well as, perspectives from local college & university students. With events also built around reaching out to the next generation of poverty-fighters, we will end the day with a poverty simulation, so participants can get a real-world peak at the realities of living in poverty.

2018 FUNdraising Webinar Trainings for CAAs, WAP & Head Start

The South Carolina Association of Community Action Partnerships continues its series of monthly webinars in partnership with Jean Block, National Expert Fundraiser and Author. Upcoming topics Show Me the Unrestricted Money! (Sept. 11) and Setting Up the Year-End FUNdraising campaign (Oct. 9).

August 2018 Newsletter – NCCAA

SEACAA Poverty Symposium (Sept. 18) – Upcoming events: SEACAA Annual Conference (Sept. 18-21) and NCCAA Statewide Opioid Symposium (Sept. 25) – Passage Home names new CEO – NCCAA case management training.

July 2018 Newsletter – NCCAA

2018 NCCAA Opioid Awareness Symposium – Whole Family Approach COP Framework – First Regional Poverty Simulation being held at SEACAA Annual Conference – Benefits of Intergenerational Giving – NCCAA Case Management Certification Program – and more!

May 2018 Newsletter – NCCAA

2018 NCCAA Annual Conference agenda – NCCAA hosts NEW Reentry Week events – NCCAA concludes $250K healthy homes beautification initiative – NCCAA Opioid Forum: View the broadcast – and more!

2018 Opioid Forum – NCCAA

This full-day event is being hosted by the North Carolina Community Action Association on May 8. View the UNCTV film: “A Crisis: North Carolina’s Opioid Battle” to be shown followed by a panel discussion during the forum.

2018 NCCAA Annual Conference

The North Carolina Community Action Association’s 2018 Annual Conference is being held from May 8-11. Along with workshops and speakers, special events include Day of Service, The Indispensable Assistant Training, 2018 NCCAA Awards Luncheon, and 2018 NCCAA Board Summit.

April 2018 Newsletter – NCCAA

2018 NCCAA Annual Conference: Special events inc. Statewide Board Leadership Summit, NC Opioid Forum, and 2018 NCAA Day of Service – NC Case Management Certificate Program – A National Imperative: Joining Forces to Strengthen Human Services in America – NCCAA Membership Benefit: Virtual CAP RoundUP – and more!

2018 Annual Training Conference – TACA

The Tennessee Association of Community Action’s Annual Training Conference will be held from April 30 – May 2 in Chattanooga, TN. More than twenty workshops are being offered.

March 2018 Newsletter – NCCAA

Virtual Community Action Online ADVOCACY DAYS, #AWiseInvestment, 3/8 & 3/9 – NCCAA’s “Over Poverty” 2018 Annual Conference – NC’s first class of Nationally Certified ROMA Implementers – Keeping your nonprofit’s content on brand – America Can’t Fix Poverty Until It Stops Hating Poor People by John A. Powell and Arthur Brooks – NEW Grounds Coffee supports NCCAA Reentry Program

Winter 2018 Newsletter – Tennessee Association of Community Action

New Shelby County CSA executive director – Delta HRA transportation assists heart transplant recipient – Knoxville CAC model weatherization training home – MECAA two-gen approach to dental care – TACA hosts ROMA Train-the-Trainer classroom session – and more!

Webinar: Maximizing Your Social Media Presence – NCCAA

Introduction to the effective use of social media engagement and advertising. By the end of the webinar you will understand what social media options are available and how they can each be maximized using techniques to keep your followers engaged.

2017 SEACAA Annual Conference

The Southeastern Association of Community Action Agencies 2017 annual conference is being held from Oct. 31 – Nov. 2 in Biloxi, SC. Conference highlights include a pre-conference workshop, Jimmie Samuel Day of Service, new executive administrator orientation, keynote speakers, 18 workshop sessions, and 2017 SEACAA Awards.

Fall 2017 Newsletter – Tennessee Association of Community Action

Shelby CSA administrator retires – Chattanooga YFD Foster Grandparent receives “Do the Right Thing” Award – CAC’s Beardsley Community Farm – TVA employees volunteer to paint BCCSA’s emergency shelter – 2016 TACA annual report – Ten complete pilot project certification as ROMA implementers.

August 2017 Newsletter – North Carolina Community Action Association

Updates on “Holy Cow! Let’s End Poverty Initiative – How to Make Your Office More Efficient – NC CCAP Cohort – Head Start parent opens small business – Duke Energy Helping Home Fund – What Gives You Hope During Tough Times – Regional Board Summit – Indispensable Assistant Training – and more!

June/July 2017 Newsletter – North Carolina Community Action Association

2017 NCCAA Hall of Fame inductees and additional award presentations – Holy Cow! Let’s End Poverty t-shirts – NC web-based Head Start Family Engagement Certification – Policy Brief on how poverty affects the early relationships that shape a child’s social and emotional growth – CAPLAW Resources by Topic – NCCAA 2017 Wage Comparability and Personnel Practice Study – Nationally Certified ROMA Implementer training – and more!

2017 Annual Training Conference – GCCA

The Georgia Community Action Association’s 2017 Annual Conference, Community Action: Removing Barriers/Changing Lives, will be held from July 18–21 in Savannah, GA. More than 30 workshops are being offered.

Summer 2017 Newsletter – Southeastern Association of Community Action Agencies

Keynote Speaker for SEACAA 2017 Annual Conference – Web-based Head Start Family Engagement Certification – President’s Corner – Cowkies for a Cause – SEACAA State News – Video tribute to Dr. William “Sonny” Walker – Living Cities #HereandNow Toolbox and Racial Equity Impact Assessment Toolkit – What Dows Poverty Do to the Brain – and more!

2017 Annual Conference – Community Action Kentucky

Community Action Kentucky’s 2017 Annual Conference is being held from June 13–15 in Lexington, KY. A poverty simulation is being held as a pre-conference event and three workshop tracks are being offered.

2017 NCCAA Annual Conference

The North Carolina Community Action Association’s 2017 Annual Conference is being held from May 9-12 in Concord, NC. Along with workshops and speakers, special events include Day of Service, Politics of Poverty Panel, separate luncheon with David Bradley, 2017 NCCAA Hall of Fame Awards Luncheon, and 2017 NCCAA Board Summit.