Community Action of Allegan County will serve, advocate, and engage individuals, families and communities to overcome the effects of poverty and encourage self-reliance.
CAAC carries out its mission through a variety of means including:
Community-wide needs assessments.
Comprehensive anti-poverty plans and strategies.
Provision of a broad range of direct services.
Mobilization of financial and non-financial resources.
Advocacy on behalf of low-income people.
Partnerships with other community-based organizations to overcome poverty and promote self sufficiency.
Goals FY18 – FY21
Goal 1: Empowerment through solutions that advance healthier communities and economic opportunity.
Goal 2: Operations and infrastructure enhances efficiency & effectiveness.
Goal 3: Organizational Transformation into a unified, agile team known for leadership, innovation, and accountability.
Goal 4: Promotion, advocacy, and encouragement of all community members’ involvement in building opportunities.
Goal 5: Increased organizational support including funds, time, expertise, partnerships, and endorsements.