our mission

Community Action changes people's lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other. The Community Action Association of Pennsylvania (CAAP) is a statewide nonprofit association representing 41 Community Action Agencies in Pennsylvania.

  • People Served
    People Served


  • Children Supported
    Children Supported


  • Seniors Helped
    Seniors Helped


  • Amount leveraged for every $1 of CSBG funding
    Amount leveraged for every $1 of CSBG funding


News & Notes

How can you enjoy the new sunshine of the season? Here are some ideas for how to live your best altruistic life and celebrate sunshine on the first day of spring.

National Plant a Flower Day is the perfect start to the new season, so if you want to get involved, there are a few ways to join. Here’s how you can give back today.

Today is the first of two online #CSBG advocacy days! The Trump administration wants to zero out Community Action's core funding program, CSBG, and many other human service programs. Let’s fight back by letting the world know how critical these programs are. Click on the title above to learn how.