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State Spotlight: Connecting to the Roots of CSBG in Texas

May 20, 2019

This guest blog was written by Karen Keith at the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA). TDHCA is the CSBG Grantee for the State of Texas. I’m not a native Texan;

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Community Action Month- Fact Friday #3

May 17, 2019

In FFY 2017, CAAs in every state reported information about the participants in their programs and projects. Over 15.3 million individuals and 6.3 million families, participated in CAA

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Community Action Month- Fact Friday #2

May 10, 2019

In FFY 2017, CSBG Eligible Entities, leveraged local CSBG dollars by a ratio of $7.36 to every dollar of CSBG. If the value of volunteer hours is included, the ratio of leveraged non-federal

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Communication and Cooperation: How a Simple Question Led to Greater Efficiency in Low-Income Housing

May 8, 2019

“We’re walking away from attics with R-11! It won’t pay back to get them to R-50; it’s insane!” These were the concerns of Scott Daniels, Weatherization Supervisor at the Human Resource

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Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of NASCSP: A Message from the Executive Director

October 31, 2018

Did you know that anniversary celebrations first started during medieval times when people celebrated 25 and 50 years of marriage with wreaths of silver and gold? The tradition of gold and silver

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