The purpose of the Community Services Block Grant Program is to alleviate the causes and conditions of
poverty. Federal funds nearing $2 million annually are provided to the state’s only federally designated
Community Action Agency, RurAL CAP.
RurAL CAP Programs include:
Connections to services from other organizations are also provided such as:
RurAL CAP also helps ensure residents in economically suppressed rural areas have access to the following educational and capacity building opportunities:
Division of Community and Regional Affairs
Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development