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Iowa Community Action Association - In The News
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Happy Retirement Barb Kellogg!
05/13/2016 - Iowa Community Action Association
North Iowa Community Action Organization invites you to join us in celebrating Barb's retirement.

Did you know...?
05/06/2016 - Iowa Community Action Association

2014-2015 Annual Report
05/04/2016 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
The annual report you have before you will identify the success and partnerships achieved this past year. I hope you look upon the results as proudly as I do. Thanks to all who helped us have a successful year.

Iowa Could Update, Coordinate Disaster Response Efforts
05/03/2016 - Iowa Community Action Association
May 3, 2016 DES MOINES, Iowa - After a major weather incident like the tornado that hit Stanton in southwestern Iowa last week, water, food and shelter can suddenly be in short supply, and volunteers from faith-based and community organizations usually rally to help their neighbors.


Mid-Sioux February Newsletter
02/18/2016 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
As Abe Lincoln said: "Every blade of grass is a study: and to produce two where there was but one, is both a profit and a pleasure."

Mid-Sioux is Accepting Applications for the Richard Hatz Scholarship
02/18/2016 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Applications must be RECEIVED by 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 25, 2016.

Head Start Seeks Students
02/11/2016 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Head Start is a free preschool program for three- and four-year old children.

14th Annual Mid-Sioux Comedy Night Fundraiser
01/27/2016 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
We are bringing in the most Fun pianos show in the country and WE want YOU to join us.

Mid-Sioux January Newsletter
01/20/2016 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
I'm looking forward to 2016 at Mid-Sioux for a number of reasons. Mostly because I think this year offers a good deal of opportunities for us.

eFile for a Fast Income Tax Refund!
01/15/2016 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
90% of Iowans filed their income tax return electronically last year!

7th Annual Mitten Fundraiser A Success
12/28/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Local businesses & Mid-Sioux raised nearly $1,200 collectively.

Mid-Sioux Head Start/EHS Accepting Bids
12/28/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
2 New or Used Mid-Sized 22 Passenger Buses with 5-Point Harnesses.



Looking for several Public Allies to serve in Des Moines
10/28/2015 - Iowa Community Action Association
We're excited to announce a new partnership and are looking for several Public Allies to serve in Des Moines from Dec. 1 to Sept. 30!

Mid-Sioux's 7th Annual Mitten Campaign
10/21/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
All of the funds raised will be used for direct services to families.

New IMPACT Community Action Partnership
10/01/2015 - IMPACT Community Action Partnership
We are excited to announce that the Des Moines Community Action Agency and Red Rock Area Community Action Program, Inc. are coming together to form IMPACT Community Action Partnership!

Creative Spirits is coming to Mid-Sioux
09/24/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Create your own masterpiece!


Mid-Sioux is offering a Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program
09/14/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
TBRA is a rental subsidy used to help individual households afford housing costs through direct payment to your landlord.

Mid-Sioux Moments Newsletter
08/12/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
View our August Newsletter & find out what's happening at Mid-Sioux

Children and the Next Election Webinar
07/31/2015 - Iowa Community Action Association
Please Join Us! The Child and Family Policy Center and Every Child Matters are hosting a free webinar on children and the 2016 elections on Thursday, August 6 at 10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Sealed Bids Being Accepted for 2004 Sierra Pickup
07/15/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Sealed bids must be received by the end of the business day, Thursday, August 20, 2015




11th Annual Golf Tournament
05/15/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
The Ridge Golf Course Sioux Center, Iowa

NEICAC Transit “Wheels For Work” Program
05/05/2015 - Northeast Iowa Community Action Corporation
“This has been a lifesaver for us” exclaimed Jackie Kush of rural Cresco as she described what the “Wheels For Work” program has done for her family. Jackie called Northeast Community Action Corporation (NEICAC) in the fall of 2013 seeking some type of help for her family to get a dependable vehicle for her husband Allen Kush to use for work as a retail merchandiser.

Mid-Sioux 2013-2014 Annual Report
04/30/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
The annual report reflects the services provided in our 49th year.

Mid-Sioux Needs Your Input
04/29/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
A study of the needs individuals and families may be experiencing in their lives.

Mid-Sioux Moment's Newsletter
04/21/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
See what's new at Mid-Sioux


Mid-Sioux Newsletter
03/18/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Find out what's happening at Mid-Sioux this month!

Eating A Rainbow
03/09/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
One of the most important lessons a child will learn is healthy eating habits.

National Child & Adult Care Food Program Week: March 16th-22nd, 2015
03/02/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Acknowledging the many ways our community benefits from the CACFP

Mid-Sioux Head Start is Recruiting Children for the 2015-2016 School Year!
03/02/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Head Start is a free preschool program for 3 & 4 year old children.

Mid-Sioux Moments Newsletter
02/12/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Helping People. Changing Lives.

Business of the Year
02/11/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Mid-Sioux was awarded “Business of the Year” by the Remsen Chamber on Saturday, February 7, 2015 for 50 Years of Service. Congratulations!

Mid-Sioux Celebrates Comedy Night
02/03/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. will hold their 13th Annual Comedy Night Fundraiser on Saturday, March 14, 2015 featuring comedian Tom Foss. The event will be held at the Avalon Ballroom in Remsen.

Richard Hatz Scholarship
01/30/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. is accepting applications for the 2015 Richard Hatz Scholarship.

Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. is now accepting bids to purchase mini vans
01/23/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Bids must be received by the end of business day, Wednesday, February 11, 2015.

Mid-Sioux Moments Newsletter
01/20/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Find out what's new at Mid-Sioux!

RCAC Sponsors Family for Christmas
01/09/2015 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
The Remsen Community Action Club (RCAC)sponsored a family for Christmas this year and donated $250 to Mid-Sioux.

Mid-Sioux Spends Time at the Capitol
04/04/2014 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
We've been spending some time at the Capitol. Take a look!

PITC Training Graduates
04/04/2014 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Congratulations Kristi Radtke (left) and Heather Hinds (right), Child Care Consultants, for completing the Program for Infant and Toddler Care (PITC).

Order of the Eastern Star donates to Cherokee County Mid-Sioux Opportunity
04/04/2014 - Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc.
Bud Winterton, right, from the Alta Chapter 138 of the Order of the Eastern Star, donated to the Cherokee County Mid-Sioux Opportunity food pantry. Pictured with Bud are Nicole Mier, center, Outreach Coordinator, and Courtney Johnson, left, Outreach Assistant.