Free Tax Preparation Help Available

(Madison County, NY – Jan. 2012) If your household income was less than $49,078 through employment in 2011, you may be eligible for free tax preparation this tax season. Community Action Partnership for Madison County, in partnership with the Madison County Department of Social Services and Colgate University, will offer the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance […]

Agency Coordinates Free Tax Preparation Help

Community Action Partnership news

(Madison County, NY – Jan. 2012) If your household income was less than $49,078 through employment in 2011, you may be eligible for free tax preparation this tax season.

Community Action Partnership for Madison County, in partnership with the Madison County Department of Social Services and Colgate University, will offer the […]

Volunteers Made Toys for Tots Come Alive

 

Volunteers Carl Bartlett, Jerry Boyd and Steve Lorraine from the Madison County Soil and Water District help local coordinator Kim Lorraine from Community Action Partnership to sort toy donations.

Community Action Partnership news

(Morrisville, Wampsville, NY – Dec. 2011) The aroma of hot cocoa mingled with the scent of sugar cookies, a jolly […]

Public Transportation Changes Hoped to Serve More People

(Wampsville, NY – Dec. 2011) The Madison County Planning Department announced recently changes to the Madison Transit System schedule and routes. The changes are an attempt to accommodate the needs of more of Madison County’s underserved populations.

According to Planning Director Scott Ingmire, the new route incorporates additional stops at area senior living communities, grocery […]

Mentoring Holiday Party a Great Success

 

Pictured in the front row from left are mentees Jeanna Pittman of Morrisville, Emily Smith of Canastota, Jeremy Domena of Canastota, Serenity Ali of Canastota, Ciara Runice of Oneida and Connie Grimsley of Oneida, as the group digs into cookie decorating. Pictured in the back row from left are mentors Carla Fitzgerald of […]

Tubing Supports Mentoring Program

 

Adrianna Baker of DeRuyter hits the slopes at CAP’s Mentoring 2010 tubing adventure. All are invited to join the program this Dec. 17 at Four Seasons for a fundraiser to support this important youth program.

CAP News

(Fayetteville, NY – Dec. 2011) Looking for something fun to do with the family? Take your family […]

Agencies Team up for First Aid Supply Drive

 

(Madison County, NY – Dec. 2011) The Madison County Employee Assistance Program is teaming up with the Retired Senior Volunteer Program and Community Action Partnership to collect items to develop first aid kits for Madison County food pantries.

Items will be collected from Dec. 5 through 20, with collection boxes located on the […]

Panel Presentation a Success, Free Parent Workshops to Follow

 

Marla Velky-Reger, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Laurie Ann Ross, Assistant Director of Alternative Education at Madison-Oneida BOCES listen intently as Michele Ryan,YouthLibrarian at the Oneida Public Library, shares her perspective at the panel presentation on social networking and youth held Nov. 2.

Madison County Youth Bureau news

(Nov. 2011) The Madison County […]

Are Kids Ready to be Online?

Social Networking in the Lives of Elementary Youth

(Oneida, NY – Nov. 2011) Elementary parents and caregivers are invited to join a panel presentation on the importance of being aware of what children have access to on social networking sites. The panel presentation will be held Wednesday, Nov. 2, starting at 7 p.m. at the […]

Healthy Food Donations for a Healthier Madison County

 

Healthy Communities

(Wampsville, NY – Oct. 2011) Did you know that more than 1,000 households are served by the network of food pantries in Madison County each month, and that close to 14,000 households were served last year?

The food that our neighbors receive at the emergency food pantries helps supplement their diet […]

Success at Mad Cow Run 2011

 

To the Editor:

Town of Nelson, NY – Aug. 2011Even the threat of rain couldn’t keep 213 runners and walkers away from the 3rd annual Mad. Co.(w) Run in Nelson this August.

The race, hosted by In Your Pace Running Club to benefit Community Action Partnership and Wanderers’ Rest Humane Association, went off without […]

CAP Opens New Facility

 

Pictured from left are Angela Smith (CAP Program Assistant), Don Richards (Fingerlakes Construction), Senator David Valesky, Joanne Larson (The Gorman Foundation, Board of Trustees Chair and Treasurer), Amanda Larson (The Gorman Foundation, President and Trustee), Julie Dale (CAP Executive Director), Irene Brown (CAP Founder) and Nancy Verro (CAP Wheels to Work Coordinator).

Offers space […]