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Please fill out our Community Needs Survey!

Homeowners and renters: See if you qualify for our Home Weatherization Assistance Program. Applications currently being accepted!

Brochure Application

The next Micro-Enterprise Business Development and Training class begins Thursday, September 8! Pre-register More information Radio Spot

Micro-Enterprise Grant Program

If at least one person in your household is a SNAP participant, you may qualify for discounted home internet service from AT&T!

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Thanks to Fifth Third Bank for bringing the Financial Empowerment eBus to Dayton!

Montgomery County Community Action Day

Greene County Community Action Day

Darke County Picnic in the Park

The State of Poverty in Ohio 2015.

Thanks to all who attended the Annual Meeting and Luncheon! See photos

The official Building a Legacy project trailer is here! We hope you enjoy the trailer featuring our agency!

Thanks to everyone who attended and contributed to the Chocolate Love Affair!

The Darke County Homeless Shelter needs your support! Please consider helping us!

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Thanks to everyone who made Weatherization Day a success!

Photos Video Mercer County event

Darke County seniors: learn more about our commodities program!.

Donate to Share the Warmth, Inc. and help support home weatherization programs in the Vectren service area.

Visit the OACAA blog for Community Action successes from around Ohio!

Volunteer with CAP and help us fulfill our mission!

Apply for a job here!

Project TEEM
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Community Action Partnership
of the Greater Dayton Area

Community Action Partnership of the Greater Dayton Area is a nonprofit Community Action Agency committed to eliminating poverty and promoting self-sufficiency by providing various programs and services for individuals and families in Auglaize, Butler, Darke, Greene, Mercer, Montgomery, Preble and Warren Counties. The web site provides us an opportunity to inform and educate you on the services we provide, the counties we serve and the ways that you may be involved with our agency either through employment or volunteering. As you visit our web site, you will see that we care about the communities we serve and are truly dedicated to helping people, changing lives.

Our Mission

Our mission is to work in partnership with local communities to eliminate the causes and conditions of poverty and to promote individual independence and self-sufficiency.

Our Promise

Community Action changes people's lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

Helping People. Changing Lives.

In December 1964, this agency was established as a nonprofit Community Action Agency. 2016 marks 52 years of Community Action Partnership helping people, changing lives within southwest Ohio.

Annual Report

Federal Poverty Guidelines

Click here to view current guideline levels.

Home Energy Assistance Program Information

2016-2017 Utility Payment Assistance Application

Customer Documentation Checklist

Appointment Scheduling Procedure (Montgomery County)

Audio file: Frequently Asked Questions

Behind in your mortgage? In danger of losing your home? Contact our Housing Counseling Department at (937) 341-5000 ext. 182 for help!

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Are you age 16-21 and ready for a change? Community Action Partnership can help! Apply now for the F.L.I.G.H.T. (Future Leaders in Gear for Higher Training) Program. We can help you with education, training, employment, and other services! Call (937) 341-5000 ext. 124 or 177 for a pre-screening appointment. Learn more..

Parents, Youth and Community: The Youth Empowerment Center is having open FREE enrollment for ages 7-15. If you have a child, friend, neighbor, school friend or family member that would like to be a part of CAP's Youth Program, please call (937) 837-2670 to set up an appointment to enroll. We can't wait for you to be a part of our family! More info.


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Counties in Our Service Area

Helping People. Changing Lives.

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Community Action Partnership is approved for the 2016 Miami Valley Combined Federal Campaign!

Campaign Dates: October 5-November 18

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