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STAFF PICK OF APRIL

WISCAP chooses “Community Health Centers: A Movement and the People Who Made It Happen” by Bonnie Lefkowitz as staff pick of April The aftermath of Hurricane Katrina has placed a national spotlight on the shameful state of healthcare for America’s…

WISCAP Joins with Partners to Urge Passage of WOA

Contact: Kassidy Berens, Communications ManagerTelephone: 608-244-4422Email: kberens@wiscap.org A public briefing/public hearing on the bill SB467/AB508 was held on Monday, February 17, 2020 at the State Capitol. In addition to WISCAP and numerous local Community Action Agencies from across the state,…

STAFF PICK OF MARCH

WISCAP chooses “The Civilian Conservation Corps: The History of the New Deal’s Famous Jobs Program during the Great Depression” as our staff pick of March! In 1932, America faced an economic crisis even more severe than the one it has…

STAFF PICK OF FEBRUARY

WISCAP chooses “Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America” as our staff pick of January! As the haves and have-nots grow more separate and unequal in America, the working poor don’t get heard from much. Now they have a voice—and…

Associated Bank 2019 Investment Update

In May 2019, WISCAP announced the $100,000 Associated Bank investment in Wisconsin’s community action network. Associated Bank and WISCAP share a common goal of creating stronger communities through economic development. Therefore, the Associated Bank investment was meant to expand access…