PPL Foundation gives $25,000 to CAP December 16, 2016

The PPL Foundation on Monday gave a $25,000 grant to the Community Action Partnership, to support its renovations of distressed houses.

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Annual Report 2015 June 24, 2016

Please enjoy our Annual Report!

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WIC on Wheels launches in Lancaster County November 09, 2015

Local mothers and their children will now have more access to nutritional and healthcare resources thanks to a new mobile WIC Clinic.

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Mayor Gray names poverty commission; members represent nonprofits, business & education October 29, 2015

Lancaster Mayor Rick Gray has named the head of the Community Action Program to lead a new poverty-fighting commission.

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IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Dan Jurman, fighting to end poverty August 18, 2015

It’s been about six weeks since Dan Jurman took over as head of Community Action Program of Lancaster County.

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Farm stand on South Queen Street takes a bite out of inner-city Lancaster's "food desert" July 21, 2015

In partnership with Charles Family Produce, CAP will host an on-site farm stand every Monday throughout the summer at its South Queen Street facility.

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Please enjoy our Annual Report! May 06, 2015

We invite you to reflect on the accomplishments of our entire agency as evidenced by the progress of our clients and the distinguished service of our staff.

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Head Start accepting preschool applications for the 2015-16 school year! April 07, 2015

We have centers located throughout Lancaster County. Eligible families must: meet the income guidelines or receive TANF/SSI, have foster children or must be experiencing homelessness. Please call Bobbie Frick at 717-299-7301, ext. 3012 for more information.

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In food-rich Lancaster County, a new coalition aims to eliminate hunger by 2018 February 16, 2015

Getting food to vulnerable people isn't anything new in Lancaster County. What Hunger-Free Lancaster County brings to the table is the power of collaboration. Key players, such as Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, Community Action Program, and Lancaster General Health, are on board, committing to a shared vision, measurements, strategies and ambitious deadline.

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CONTACT Lancaster merges with Harrisburg-based service December 15, 2014

CONTACT Lancaster has merged with CONTACT Helpline, a regional service based in Harrisburg.

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CAP Family Development Specialist uses Spanish, personal stories to help parents September 03, 2014

Super Padres is believed to be the only parenting class for parents conducted entirely in Spanish.

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CAP/Domestic Violence Services to receive $5,000 grant from Staples Foundation August 04, 2014

The Staples Foundation will fund the DVS Prevention Education program, which works with schools, after-school programs, churches, parent groups and youth agencies to facilitate healthy relationship education throughout the community.

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Lancaster CAP celebrates 40 years of WIC success July 02, 2014

Community Action Program of Lancaster County's 40th Birthday celebrations for the WIC program helped raise awareness for those in the community who might need its services.

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Learning to eat right: WIC celebrates 40 years of helping families July 02, 2014

WIC, which serves more than 9,000 pregnant and new mothers and their children in Lancaster County, will celebrate it's 40th birthday on Wednesday.

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Community Action Program marks WIC's 40th birthday July 02, 2014

The Women, Infants and Children program, which provides low-income families the education and resources to maintain healthy lifestyles, will celebrate its 40th birthday with some of the families that benefit from it.

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