COMMUNITY ACTION NIGHT AT FIELD TABLE

Help us celebrate the end of Community Action Month at Field Table! When: Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Where: Field Table Restaurant & Market, 10 W. Mifflin Street, Madison, WI 53703 You may access the PDF…

GOVERNOR WALKER PROCLAIMS MAY 2018 AS COMMUNITY ACTION MONTH

The Office of the Governor has proclaimed May “Community Action Month in Wisconsin.” The Governor’s proclamation highlights statewide community action programming in the areas of affordable housing, weatherization, food security, employment, entrepreneurship, Head Start, community economic development, health and education.…

STAFF PICK OF MAY

This month’s staff pick comes from our partners at the Institute for Research on Poverty (IRP). They have chosen The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How our Government Segregated America. In The Color of Law (published by Liveright in May…

STAFF PICK OF APRIL

WISCAP chooses ‘The Other America: Poverty in the United States’ by Michael Harrington for the staff pick of April. This book is an illuminating, profoundly moving classic that is still all too relevant for today’s America. When Michael Harrington’s masterpiece, The…

STAFF PICK OF MARCH

WISCAP chooses ‘Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do’ by Studs Terkel for the staff pick of March. Studs Terkel records the voices of America. Men and women from every…