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2019 Poverty Matters! Conference

Registration for the 2019 Poverty Matters! Conference is now open. This conference offers an exhibit hall, 4 plenary sessions and over 30 workshops. Our theme is Securing Opportunity in Wisconsin and each of the workshops fall under the following tracks: Community Action…

Staff Pick of June

WISCAP chooses “Toxic Communities: Environmental Racism, Industrial Pollution, and Residential Mobility ” as our staff pick of June! “From St. Louis to New Orleans, from Baltimore to Oklahoma City, there are poor and minority neighborhoods so beset by pollution that just…

2019 WISCAP Annual Awards

The 2019 WISCAP Annual Luncheon & Awards was held today, May 23, 2019 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, WI. WISCAP presented these awards on behalf of its network of sixteen Community Action Agencies, the Foundation for Rural Housing…

Associated Bank Invests in Community Action

Madison, WI – WISCAP is excited to announce Associated Bank’s new philanthropic investment of $100,000 in Wisconsin’s community action network. The fund was announced and presented by Associated Bank’s Community Accountability Officer, Bill Kopka at WISCAP’s Annual Conference, held today…

Community Action Month in Wisconsin

Contact: Brad PaulPhone: (608) 244-4422Email: bpaul@wiscap.orgWebsite: Wiscap.org For Immediate Release: May 15, 2019 Madison, WI –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…