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.

  • How can you honor Presidents’ Day in your everyday life and your family’s life? We have some ideas. Check out these six altruistic ways to celebrate Presidents’ Day.

  • Today the Trump Administration released its FY 2019 budget proposal, doubling down on last year’s unprecedented proposed cuts. The budget calls for the elimination of three programs critical to America’s working families – the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) which helps fund your local Community Action Agency, the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP), and the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

    Click the green title above to read CAAP’s immediate reaction to today’s release of the Trump Administration’s FY 2019 budget proposal.

  • On February 6, 2018 Governor Tom Wolf introduced his 2018-19 proposed budget. The tone of his budget address was that of unity and was generally positive. The actual duration of his speech was quite short – approximately 15 minutes. The biggest applause line came right at the beginning when the governor walked up to the podium and donned a Philadelphia Eagles hat. Click on the green title above to read our full summary of Governor Wolf's address.

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