We do our work through:
- Providing supports and services that PROMOTE SELF-SUFFICIENCY
- Creating partnerships that STRENGTHEN COMMUNITIES
- ADVOCATING for public policies that help people achieve their full potential
With a professional staff of 75 and a volunteer, Governing Board of 33 individuals, Community Action is reflective of the communities and people we serve. We stay abreast of poverty trends and emerging data, and we use approaches to fighting poverty that are proven to achieve positive outcomes.
Between February and April, certified AARP volunteers and Community Action staff members will be providing free income tax preparation services. To schedule an appointment, please call Alice Schimmel at 785-235-9561. Appointments will be available every Wednesday and Thursday, from 9AM-3PM, beginning January 31, 2018.