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    Bergen, CAP Receives 2012 Energy Efficiency Award

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    Hawkeye Area Community ActionProgram

    One of its weatherization team member insulation a household attic.

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    Community Action of Laramie County

    Volunteers from Warren Air Force Base installing gutters, building handrails,and refurnishing housing for homeless veterans.

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    CAP of Ramsey and Washington Counties

    Journeyman Ken Roath and apprentice Ryan Orvis repairing the roof vent after the insulation work was completed.

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Three Rivers Home Matters Video


Three Rivers Communiy Action Agency in Zumbrota, MN purchased and renovated 20 foreclosed homes, through its Home Matters Project. In partnership with the Greater Minnesota Housing Fund, First Home, Americorps and several local public and private funders 300 low-income residents were impacted by the project and 75 homes were purchased. The agency's Executive Director is Mike Thoresteinson.


CED 2012 Award Winner Video

Congratulations to the 2012 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award recipients.  Six agencies were presented with awards for their stellar innovation projects in the area of community economic development. They are: Fayette County, CAA for its Uniontown Family Homes project in the Community Revitalization and Investment category, Bergen County CAP Cap Solar Project in Energy Efficiency and Sustainability, Rural Alaska CAP Rural Enterprises project in Entrepreneurship, Bergen CAP Bergen Count HELP Center in Real Estate Development, PACE CAA Ivy Lane and Crossroads Neighborhood project in the Protégé' category.



2010 CED Award Video

In September 2010, The Community Action Partnership received several entries for the Community Economic Development National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award.  Though all the projects were great and brought an immense sense of pride to the Partnership and the Community Action Network, only fifteen projects were selected to receive the award.    Below are a few project videos from the 2010 award winners



People Incorporated Community Action Action Agency's Business Smart program has helped hundreds of rural businesses in Abingdon Viginia obtain capital, become more competitive and provide consumer goods to its community.  People Inc., was one of  the Partnership's 2010 CED Award Winner for Entrpreneurship Encouragement.



Mountain Projects Community Action Agency located in Clyde, North Carolina, received the CED CAP award for Affordable Housing.   In 2006, the agency created a subdivision of forty-four new homes and additional rental housing for residents who lost their homes after 2004 Hurricane Frances and Ivan hit simultaneously in Haywood and Jackson Counties in NC. The devastation from the hurricanes caused 350 homeowners to become homeless, until the agency purchased a vacant lot for the displaced homewoners and called it the Barefoot Ridge Sub-division.







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