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Client Story – Marion, Weatherization and Energy Assistance

At 82, Marion is enjoying life once again! She purchased her 1912 fixer upper in 1993 and remodeled it. At just 640 square feet, she called it her mini mansion! However, 20+ years later she realized that her home lacked the insulation and heating system necessary to keep her warm and healthy throughout the winter… Read more »

CAPO Provides Free Web Based Family Development Training to Remote Eastern Oregon Agencies

Community Action Partnership of Oregon is working with Washington State Community Action Partnership to sponsor a Free (for Oregon participants) web based Family Development Certification training. This training consists of 2-1/2 weeks of self-study and tests for understanding (using Washington State’s website); two 90 minute webinars, followed by more self-study and completion of test for… Read more »

The De Muniz Resource Center Receives Grant 

The De Muniz Resource Center, a program of the Mid-Willamette Valley Community Action Agency, received a $3,300 grant from the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund to support transportation access for individuals coming out of incarceration.   The De Muniz Resource Center is a one-stop center for Marion County residents seeking successful transition from incarceration back… Read more »

Community in Action Has Positive Affect on People’s Lives

Last fall, the CinA weatherization crew went to perform an initial weatherization audit on Brian’s house.  CinA’s  crew was met with quite a few daunting challenges. The first thing disclosed to the crew was that there was no running water. Brian had not had water for many months and had been hauling water from his… Read more »