NCCAA Receives $25,000 2021 Duke Energy Foundation Social Justice and Racial Equity Grant – NC Agency News – Other News inc. NCCAA’s 12-day Spread Joy Challenge, NC community colleges offering tuition-free classes for 2020 NC high school grads – NCCAA blogs – and more!
The Family Centered Symposium will be held from Nov. 9-12. Topics covered include, working with families in need, parenting best practices, mental health, motivational interviewing and more. The week will conclude with a video screening and discussion related to COVID’s impact on families and strategies moving forward.
NEW Reentry Council launches GivingFest – NC Agency News – Association News inc. Maximizing distribution events (Good360), Federal Reserve survey shows impact of pandemic on nonprofit service providers & Self-care practices for every professional (NCCAA blog) – and more!
The Impact of COVID-19 on Low-Income Families and Communities in North Carolina (NCCAA report) – NC Agency News – Association News inc. NCCAA Fall Self-Care Challenge, NCCAA’s Case Management Certification, & Causes of Poverty and Homeless in the Female Population (NCCAA blog) – and more!
NCCAA announces recent staff changes – NC Agency News inc. spotlight on NCCAA Healthy Homes Initiative – Association News inc. VirtualCAP RoundUP article on NCCAA Fellows program & NCCAA team in JFCAC’s Virtual Race Across America (Sept. 4-11) – and more!
CADA Executive Director retires after 38-years of service with CADA – NC Agency News inc. successful NCCAA Big Pop Event in Charlotte – Network News inc. What does it take to escape poverty? (NCCAA blog posting) – SDOH: Oral Health – and more!
NCCAA encouraging donations to local CAAs to combat problems associated with the pandemic – NC Agency News, Publications and Features – Network News inc. CADA appoints new Executive Director & postings by NCCAA Communications Fellows – SDOH: Housing – and more!
NCCAA’s Sleeves Up North Carolina Vaccine Campaign – NC Agency News, Publications and Features inc. NEW Reentry documentary with client success stories & Dismantling Poverty in Charlotte (brief video) – Network News inc. NCCAA’s Equity Starts Here Challenge: Continued Learning – and more!
NCCAA Equity Starts Here challenge for Community Action Month – NC Agency News, Publications and Features inc. NCCAA trademark pending for The Big Pop Up & SDOH: Combatting Toxic Stress – Funding Opportunities – and more!
NCCAA Annual Conference (May 11-14, virtual) – NC Agency News, Publications and Features inc. NCCAA distributes more than 40,000 Amazon products & SDOH: Food Insecurity – Funding Opportunities – and more!
The North Carolina Community Action Association’s 2021 Annual Conference is being held virtually from May 11-14. Two keynote addresses are scheduled along with an Equity Starts Here panel discussion, a variety of workshops, NCCAA’s Annual Awards Program and more! Pre-conference events include ROMA training and NCCAA’s Board Summit.
2021 NCCAA Annual Conference (Virtual), May 10-14 – NCCAA ED Sharon Goodson recognized as the Carolina Hurricanes’ Hero of the Game – NC Agency News – SDOH: Housing – Funding Opportunities – and more!
NCCAA Pop Up event serves over 1,000 cars: Almost $1M received in financial or in-kind donations – NCCAA’s coffee blend supports people in need – NCCAA Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NC Agency News, Publications and Features – Funding Opportunities – and more!
NCCAA Pop Up events to get essential supplies to families – NCCAA’s coffee blend supports people in need – NCCAA Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NC Agency News, Publications and Features – SDOH: Food Insecurity in NC – Funding Opportunities – and more!
NCCAA’s NEW Grounds Coffee: The perfect holiday gift – NCCAA Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NCCAA news inc. NCCAA’s Hurricane Recovery Plan & Disaster Recovery Packet – SDOH: What Does It Mean for Community Action – Funding Opportunities – and more!
Reflections on Sargent Shriver from 2020 NCCAA Annual Conference – NCCAA Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NC Agency News, Publications and Features – Funding Opportunities – and more!
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.
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!
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!
NCCAA’s Community Action Radio Talk Show – Case Management and HS Family Engagement certifications – NC CAA News, Publications and Features – Funding Opportunities – and more!
Single father’s success story from Mountain Projects – Community Action News, Publications and Features – Funding Opportunities – and more!
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).
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
The North Carolina Community Action Association is holding Motivational Interview Training on Nov. 14 in Raleigh, NC.
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.
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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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!
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
More Thoughts about Hunger and Poverty on Thanksgiving – NCCAA Holiday Shopping Ideas – MDRC testing a range of reentry interventions – Agency updates – and more!
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.
NC Poverty Simulation – SEACAA coordinating donations to help victims and CAAs of Hurricane Irma – NCCAA’s Head Start Family Engagement Certification meets HS performance standard requirement – Disaster preparedness planning resources – Agency updates – and more!
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!
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!
#BeCommunityAction – 2nd NCCAA Social Media Contest – Thriving in Times of Change – CAA Highlights – NCCAA works to launch NEW Reentry Council – The MOOvement Continues – Laughter Therapy: The Healing Power of Humor – and more!
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.
2017 NCCAA Board Summit – The Role of the Nonprofit Board: Four Essential Factors for Effective Governance – Day of Service to Benefit Veterans & Returning Citizens – NCCAA Launches New & Improved NCROMA.org – NCCAA Social Media Contest Update – and more!
Introduction to ROMA Training through the North Carolina Community Action Association and the North Carolina Office of Economic Opportunity. The training will be offered twice: February 23 in Raleigh and March 9 in Rocky Mount.
Politics of Poverty Panel – Blankets of Love program to benefit Hurricane Matthew victims – The Indispensable Assistant Summit – National Business Training offers tools for clients – Helping Home Fund helps thousands – Report offers insights on the high cost of poverty – Poverty Quiz – NCCAA social media contest – Luncheon with David Bradley – and more!
2017 NCCAA Conference (May 2017) – Five Surprising Things About Philanthropy – “Rising Together” philanthropy to improve the lives of women and girls – Poverty and Prosperity During the Holidays – NCCAA Membership Benefit: Access to Virtual CAP RoundUP – Two Generation Approach: A Natural Fit for Community Action – Updates on the Moovement to End Poverty – and more!
Holy Cow! Let’s End Poverty is about making poverty a part of the conversation and then being bold enough to do something about it. This branding strategy incorporates education, social media, a laugh or two and the opportunity to raise unrestricted funds to help community action agencies reach their maximum potential of helping people to help themselves and each other. Website includes Community Action Vendor Directory, Holy Cow Shop, Cow Tales (myths about poverty) and more!
Support NCCAA’s Rapid Response for hurricane relief – Scholarly research the benefits of children’s savings accounts – The Coverage Gap: Uninsured Poor Adults in States that Do Not Expand Medicaid – Social Media & Community Action plus Definitive Guide to Social Media Marketing – Affinity fundraising registration for nonprofits – and more!
Former NCCAA president elected president of national Partnership – NCCAA executive director becomes a CCAP – Holy Cow! Join the MOOvement to End Poverty (view the silent MOO-vie) – NCCAA 2015 Annual Report – and more!
SEACAA 2016 preconference workshop: “Building High Involvement Teams” – Ten Reasons Why Strategic Plans Fail in Implementation – Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency (BOSS) program success story – Agency hosts AT&T Internet Access launch event – Meet Hope the Holy Cow! Let’s End Poverty ambassador in Austin – NCCAA and corporate partner to present annual convention workshop – and more!
The North Carolina Community Action Association has published its 2015 annual report to highlight the work of North Carolina’s Community Action Agencies.
SEACAA Annual Conference – PNC Healthy Housing & Energy Neighborhood Beautification Improvement Program – 5K brings in $16K+ for home-bound meals – Poverty is a mindset – NCCAA ROMA certification training – Sonny Walker: A Community Action leader passes away – Order your Holy Cow t-shirts and caps – and more!
2016 NCCAA Annual Conference: Workshop handouts and award presentations – Join the “Moovement to End Poverty” awareness and fundraising campaign – NCCAA serving as lead evaluator for Federal Abstinence Education Grant – Info on FLSA Overtime Exemption Rule – Agency highlights/updates – NCCAA case management training
Bridges Out of Poverty – MOOvement and Cow-versations about Poverty – Community Action Month Toolkit – NCCAA Annual Conference and The Essential Piece staff recognition awards – Financial Empowerment Training Series – NCCAA to be lead evaluator for Federal Abstinence Education Grant Program – Agency Updates/Highlights – $224M for NC Foreclosure Prevention Fund – Duke Energy’s Helping Home Fund
The North Carolina Community Action Association has developed a survey for members to share their candid thoughts and experiences about their NCCAA membership, so that NCCAA can continue to grow and best meet their evolving needs.
The North Carolina Community Action Association is hosting a Case Management Webinar – Valuing Customers and Their Satisfaction on June 30th from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.
The North Carolina Community Action Association is hosting a Case Management Seminar – Level II Training on June 18th in Smithfield, NC.
Blue Ridge Community Action developed the Adult Day/Health Services Center to help older adults maintain individual dignity, self-worth and a productive life.
The North Carolina Community Action Association invites you to attend this Introduction to ROMA training session being held in Waynesville, NC.
The North Carolina Community Action Association’s 2015 Annual Conference is being held from May 5-8 in Wilmington, NC.
The North Carolina Community Action Association is holding a Financial Empowerment Symposium on April 10 in Raleigh, NC.
Community Action Opportunities established the Life Works Program to help low-income individuals and families develop the skills and income they need to rise above federal poverty guidelines.
The Welfare Reform Liaison Project Community Action Agency provides Product Distribution and Self-Sufficiency Job Training to help low-income individuals and families move toward self-sufficiency.