Insights from Pablo Eisenberg who worked in the federal Office of Economic Opportunity from 1965-1968. Video and article from The Chronicle of Philanthropy and Eisenberg report: Johnson’s War on Poverty.
This book holds the stories and impact of Minnesota’s Community Action Agencies. Each agency’s history, programming, and impact are impressive representations of the shared work we do to fight poverty.
Don’t miss these inspirational videos: (1) Beyond These Hills featuring a conversation between Sargent Shriver, the first director of the federal Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO), and evangelist Billy Graham, (2) The Spirit Moving – Community Action in Flight from 1964-2014 – keynote address by Juan Williams, honorary CCAP, commentator and author, (3) A Conversation with Sister Simone Campbell: Leading the Way for the 100%, and (4) Robert Egger’s Leadership Day keynote address.