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Community Action Partnership joins AARP and other Community Advocates to Press Utah Public Service Commission to Power Rates Affordable

Community Action Partnership of Utah, the state association for Utah's 9 Community Action Agencies, has joined AARP Utah and other advocate groups including AARP Utah, the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City, Crossroads Urban Center, Action Utah, Utahns Against Hunger, Utah Housing Coalition in urging the Public Services Commission to keep…

CAP Utah's Statement on the Memorandum on Excluding Illegal Aliens From the Apportionment Base Following the 2020 Census

Community Action Agencies strive to change lives, embody the spirit of hope, improve communities, make America a better place to live, care about the entire community, and help people help themselves and each other. Encouraging an accurate count of “the whole number of persons in each state” as outlined in…

1st Virtual CAP Conference

Conference Program Day 1: 9:00 am - 9:30 am MDT Welcome - Denise Harlow, National Community Action Partnership Kim Lamb Community Action Partnership of Utah Board Chair & Andrea Olsen, Community Action Partnership of North Dakota Join Zoom Meeting / Meeting ID: 957 8811 5293 / Phone: 1 (669) 900-9128 / Overflow on Facebook!  9:30 am -…

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…