Community Action Partnership Association of Idaho
The Promise of Community Action
Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.
Community Action Partnership Association of Idaho (CAPAI) is a private, non-profit association dedicated to fighting the causes and conditions of poverty in Idaho. Established in 1969, CAPAI is a membership organization with eight members that consist of six community action partnership organizations: Community Action Partnership (CAP), Western Idaho Community Action Partnership (WICAP), El-Ada Inc. Community Action Partnership (El-Ada), South Central Community Action Partnership (SCCAP), SouthEastern Idaho Community Action Agency (SEICAA), Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership (EICAP), and two special purpose agencies, the Community Council of Idaho (CCI – formerly Idaho Migrant Council) and CCOA-Aging, Weatherization and Human Services (CCOA).
Our Mission Statement
The Community Action Partnership Association of Idaho fights the causes and conditions of poverty through building the capacity and effectiveness of its members.