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$30 for 30 Years of Community Action

Community Action Center is celebrating 30 years of efforts in Whitman County! $30 for 30 years: your signifying gift of support! Your $30 donation is an investment in the future of Community Action's local solutions—whether food for families & children, homeless housing solutions, or repair and weatherization for homes in our county—Community Action has been here [...]

$30 for 30 Years of Community Action2018-11-27T13:59:41+00:00

Please take the Community Needs Assessment survey!

The web-based Community Needs Assessment is open for responses! We need to hear from YOU here: www.opinion.wsu.edu/whitman From healthcare to counseling services, libraries to public transportation, there are many services available to residents of Whitman County offered by a host of agencies. In a cooperative effort, over 20 Whitman County agencies are working [...]

Please take the Community Needs Assessment survey!2018-10-08T11:25:51+00:00

Thank you! Donations to victims of fire have helped

Thank you for your donations! Thanks to overwhelming community support, we have enough donated household items and cash to get the help needed for these residents! We are no longer accepting donations... The eight residents who were displaced by last Tuesday’s fire at the Maple Street Apartment complex escaped injury but have lost most of [...]

Thank you! Donations to victims of fire have helped2018-09-17T12:18:00+00:00

Pullman 2040 Housing Update

Pullman 2040 Housing Security Project Update The chart below describes affordable housing in Whitman County as of 2015—and not much has changed since then. In Pullman, specifically, there is a gap between the need for affordable housing for households with lower income (50% or less of the Median Family Income) and the number of affordable [...]

Pullman 2040 Housing Update2018-08-01T11:17:52+00:00

Your voice is important!

The 2018 Whitman County Community Needs Assessment has begun! If you have received an invitation to participate in the survey pictured on this page, your name has been randomly selected to be part of the first collection of responses! Local community stakeholders, including Avista Corporation, Pullman Regional and Whitman Hospitals, and Whitman County Public Health, are [...]

Your voice is important!2018-06-27T09:54:34+00:00

Mayor Johnson makes Connections

Department of Commerce Director Brian Bonlender (l) with Pullman Mayor & CAC Vice Chair Glenn Johnson Pullman Mayor Glenn Johnson, Community Action Center's Board Vice Chair this year, made some connections with Washington State officials, including the Governor and Director of Department of Commerce, Brian Bonlender (left in photo), on June 13th in [...]

Mayor Johnson makes Connections2018-06-14T12:46:02+00:00

“Welcome” the New Neighbor on Davis Way

After signing a Property Use Agreement back in 2012, allowing the City of Pullman to build a highway "wayside" on a small portion of Community Action Center's Davis Way property, Executive Director Jeff Guyett (in picture at right) joined Paul Kimmell (second from right) and community members and leaders on May 16th at the site [...]

“Welcome” the New Neighbor on Davis Way2018-05-16T12:48:11+00:00

2017 Report to the Community

Community Action Report Shows Impact in Community Food and Big Plans for Affordable Housing In the Community Action Center 2017 Report to the Community, you will see: How Whitman County is joining the work to build up food security across the county through the Whitman County Food Coalition Over $1.5 million go out to residential [...]

2017 Report to the Community2018-05-10T09:18:19+00:00

Community Meetings Arrive to the Palouse!

Palouse Tables Project plan includes a series of Community Meetings spread throughout the region.  These events use an approach called Appreciative Inquiry to bring out the best of what is already ongoing in each community.  Then, around a meal, we discuss our dreams and visions for what our ideal is for food.  Finally, we take [...]

Community Meetings Arrive to the Palouse!2018-04-20T16:42:57+00:00