The South Central Community Action Program recently appointed a new member to its board of directors. Katie Hopkins, a 28-year-old student and mother, took the position and attended her first board meeting Monday, March 1. Hopkins fills the seat left by Jonathon Williams, who passed away in October. Hopkins has three children, two of whom… Continue reading Katie Hopkins appointed newest member of SCCAP board of directors
The Weatherization team once again met and exceeded their goal of homes completed with Recovery Act funds. Every program around the state was given a goal based on the amount of funding it received. With SCCAP’s funding, the team was expected to complete 36 homes from December 1 to February 28. They completed 55. Director… Continue reading Weatherization exceeds goal once again
The Section 8 waitlists for Owen and Brown counties were opened Jan.25 and 29, respectively, and all 50 slots were filled in both counties--but Section 8 action is not over yet. Each county is immediately pulling the first 25 applicants from its list based on ranking. Even so, SCCAP Director of Operations Chris Myers said… Continue reading Section 8 still adding, has given 72 new vouchers since fall
The SCCAP is forming a team to walk in the 2010 Annual 5K Walk for Homeward Bound. The event will be from 11:30-4 p.m. on Sunday, April 18, 2010 at Third Street Park. Homeward Bound is a project of the Indiana Association for Community and Economic Development (IACED), and walks take place throughout the state.… Continue reading Join the SCCAP Homeward Bound Walk Team!
Hello all! It's Lauren again. I'm back from break and back at SCCAP. Before break, though, for my final project in my visual communications class, I made a video profiling Head Start and all they do. Take a look! http://journalism.indiana.edu/syllabi/ccookman/j210/pages/gallery/lesedam/video.html The video may be a little jumpy because the file is SO big, but I… Continue reading Head Start profiled in video