CAP debuts youth coaching program


Community Action Partnership for Madison County is excited to announce a 10-week coaching program to help Madison County youth succeed in the workplace. The program will begin on April 17 and run through June 20 at their Canastota office. This project will address the need of low-income youth lacking soft skills who are increasingly important … Continue reading CAP debuts youth coaching program

Community Action awarded grant for infant and toddler literacy


Oneida, N.Y. — Community Action Partnership has received a $2,500 grant for its Infant/Toddler Literacy Development program to help train family support workers on strategies and techniques to promote literacy with the families they serve. CAP officials say scores in the area of language and literacy are typically lower in homes in poverty or those … Continue reading Community Action awarded grant for infant and toddler literacy

Code Blue Warming Sites Across Madison County Prepare for Winter


By the Oneida Dispatch newsroom@oneidadispatch.com https://www.oneidadispatch.com/news/code-blue-warming-sites-across-madison-county-prepare-for-winter/article_6bbf12ee-e50e-11e8-86cf-031e53c7a9aa.html With cold weather approaching soon, the Community Action Partnership for Madison County has partnered with local libraries and the Office for the Aging to establish warming sites for the homeless. CAP officials advise homeless individuals and families to seek shelter at a warming center located at either the Hamilton … Continue reading Code Blue Warming Sites Across Madison County Prepare for Winter

Seniors, youths take part in Duck Derby in Chittenango


Chittenango, N.Y. >> The Community Action Partnership for Madison County and the Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing of Chittenango worked together to hold a Family Fun Fest and Duck Derby on the Chittenango Creek Saturday. Read the full article >>

Community Action Partnership of Madison County looking for mentors


Canastota, N.Y. >> Community Action Partnership is looking for mentors to help guide local youths. The CAP Mentoring Program is in need of mentors for youths ages 8-15, as well as group activity organizers to share their expertise. Recently, the Tri-Valley Warriors Minor League Football team dedicated their game to the CAP Mentoring Program. Coach … Continue reading Community Action Partnership of Madison County looking for mentors

CORE Federal Credit Union’s Community Grant Program supports local non-profits


MORRISVILLE >> CORE Federal Credit Union recently awarded a number of grants to not-for-profit and community organizations located in or serving Madison County through its eighth annual Community Grant Program. Grant dollars were awarded based on the needs of the organization applying, the program’s projected impact on the community, and the number of requests received. … Continue reading CORE Federal Credit Union’s Community Grant Program supports local non-profits