Pike County OCAP celebrates 52 years of community action

first_imgLatest Stories Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Pike County OCAP celebrates 52 years of community action You Might Like Fortune challenges incumbent Wilkes for PCBOE seat Deb Fortune, director of the Center for Excellence in eTeaching at Troy University, will challenge Pike County School Board President… read more The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Sponsored Content The Organized Community Action Program (OCAP) is celebrating May as Community Action Month, which is dedicated to recognizing the success of the National Community Action Network.America’s Community Action Agencies connect millions of children and families to greater opportunity; therefore, transforming their lives and making communities and the nation stronger. Published 10:23 pm Wednesday, May 23, 2018 “We serve children in Head Start, assist households with energy assistance, promote energy conservation by providing energy workshops, assist families with weatherization, provide seniors with food vouchers during National Nutrition Month and many other programs,” Young said. “Our work changes lives and strengthens our entire community.”  Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By The Penny Hoarder Email the author “Community Action Month is a wonderful time to honor and celebrate the impact Community Action has in the lives of families and communities across the country,” said Wanda Moultry, OCAP executive director. “The Community Action Partnership Network offers insight to leaders looking to understand what is working on the ground to help families thrive, creating smarter solutions that can be put to work within communities across the country.”Tyesha Young, Pike County coordinator, said this year the local agency served more than 1,400 families in Pike County and empowered them to attain self-sufficiency. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article Skip Book Nook to reopen OCAP was established in 1966 to create opportunities in Pike County with a Program Development grant of $16,000 to the current funding of more than $11 million. OCAP is a member of the Community Action Network, which was created in 1964. By Jaine Treadwelllast_img read more