STAFF PICK OF MAY

To celebrate Community Action Month, WISCAP chooses “In the Arena: The Story of Community Action in Wisconsin” as our staff pick of May! Wisconsin’s community action agencies were formed out of the crucible of the “War on Poverty” in the…

STAFF PICK OF APRIL

WISCAP chooses ‘Hard Living in America’s Heartland: Rural Poverty in the 21st Century Midwest ’ by Paula Daire as staff pick of April. “ Despite living hard, endlessly challenging lives, the rural poor remain tirelessly optimistic, believing things will get better…

Show Poverty the Red Card

For Immediate Release: April 8, 2019 Contact: Kassidy Berens, Communications Manager, WISCAP (608) 244-4422 WISCAP & Forward Madison FC Join Forces to ‘Show Poverty the Red Card’ Madison, WI – WISCAP is teaming up with Forward Madison FC to “Show…

WISCAP is Hiring!

Food Security Program Specialist Wisconsin Community Action Program Association, Inc. (WISCAP) 30 W. Mifflin Street, Suite 406, Madison, WI 53703 Part-time, 15 to 20 hours per week LTE: May 2019 to 12/31/19 (with possibility of extension) Wage: $15- $20/hour Position…

IUPAT DC7 & WISCAP PARTNER TO FIGHT POVERTY

Big Bend, Wisconsin – (March 7, 2019) –The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, District Council No. 7 (IUPAT DC7) has just joined in an exciting partnership with Wisconsin Community Action Program Association (WISCAP). This partnership will bring together…

STAFF PICK OF MARCH

WISCAP’s staff pick of March is For Labor, Race, and Liberty: George Edwin Taylor, His Historic Run for the White House, and the Making of Independent Black Politics by Bruce Mouser. More than one hundred years before Barack Obama, George Edwin…