Community Action changes people's lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other. The Community Action Association of Pennsylvania (CAAP) is a statewide nonprofit association representing 41 Community Action Agencies in Pennsylvania.

  • It can be difficult to decide how to give, what you can give or even where to give to. Today let's take a closer look at how to donate with a purpose to disaster relief.

  • On September 12, the United States Census Bureau released national survey data about income and poverty, as well as national and state data about health insurance coverage. As predicted, there was a significant reduction in poverty - the largest two-year decline since 1969. The reduction is evident in both official and Supplemental Poverty measures. Two conclusions can be drawn from the report: poverty reduction programs are working, and they must be funded if year-to-year improvement is expected to continue in the future. Click on the link for more details.

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