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1st Virtual CAP Conference

Save the Date! Join us on June 24th & 25th for a free two-day virtual conference sponsored by CAP Utah and Region VIII Community Action Partnership! Hear speakers from national partners such as CAP Law, National Community Action Partnership, and National Association for State Community Services Program as well as local partners…

Latino Census Week of Action

This week is Latino Census Week of Action! Latinos are among the hardest to count communities in the county. Out of the one million young children who were missed in the 2010 Census, 40% were Latino children under the age of five. Latinos also represent the second largest population group…

COVID-19 - Ways to Help Through Utah's Community Action Agencies / Community Action Agency Operating Adjustments

Community Action Agencies throughout Utah remain committed to helping families in Utah during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. These agencies provide important food, housing, transportation, and other services that are considered essential. Here are a couple ways you can help Community Action Agencies in Utah: Donate Time / Funds Directly…

2020 Census

What is the Census? The U.S. Constitution requires a complete count, every 10 years, of every single person living in the country. ALL residents are counted, regardless of citizenship status. Information gathered is used to determine our representation in Congress, set how much federal funding Utah gets each year, redraw voting…

2020 Census FAQ

Q. What is the Census? A. The U.S. Constitution requires a complete count, every 10 years, of every single person living in the country. ALL residents are counted, regardless of citizenship status.  Q. Why does the Census matter? A. Information gathered in the Census count helps shape the future of…

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program - COVID 19 Update 3-20-2020

Update 3/20/2020: On March 20, 2020, the US Department of the Treasury announced that the tax filing season has been extended until July 15, 2020 and that taxpayers impacted by COVID 19 will not need to file extensions. While some agencies have traditionally offered year-round VITA options, CAP Utah anticipates…