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Minnesota Community Action Partnership is made up of member organizations in communities across the state of Minnesota. Our members are Community Action agencies that offer the last local line of defense for families in need.  


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Community Action Agencies

  • Help people move up in their career ladder (through job training, job search, and career development services);

  • Keep people warm and dry (through energy assistance and weatherization services);

  • Help the unemployed find work (through job training and application assistance);

  • Help families and seniors put food on the table (through food shelves and nutrition programs);

  • Give young children a healthy start (through WIC, Head Start, crisis nursery, and child care programs);

  • Help in times of crisis (through emergency housing and financial assistance, counseling, and crisis nursery services);

  • Advocate for policy solutions that eliminate poverty in Minnesota.

Recent Community Action Reports

2014 Minnesota Community Action Annual Report

2013 Minnesota Community Action Annual Report

A Decade of Outcomes Minnesota Community Action Progams

Quick Links


MinnCAP has conducted Return on Investment (ROI) research on the
impact of the FAIM (Family Assets for Independence in MN)
program on participants:

Click here for the ROI report on FAIM Education Assets
Click here for the ROI report on FAIM Home Ownership Assets
Click here for the ROI report on Small Business Assets

THANK YOU for helping to support the FAIM program!





Save the Date Minnesota Poverty Call to Action

May 1, 2014.

Click here to learn more



MinnCAP Annual Conference 2014

The Minnesota Community Action Partnership is pleased to announce our 50th Anniversary Training Conference.

This is an annual conference attracting more than 400 community action staff members from our 26 member agencies, providing service to every county in Minnesota.

Click here to see more information.




The 2014 Minnesota Community Action Annual Report is now available.

Click here to download the report.


MN Community Action Book Club announced the next line up of books.

Group discussions of Sarge: The Life and Times of Sargent Shriver by Scott Stossel begin in February.

It's not too late to join the group.

Click here to see the 2013-2014 Reading List and directions on how to join.



Minnesota Community 
      Action Partnership




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Saint Paul, MN 55103

P: (651) 645-7425
F: (651) 645-7399