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About Us

Who We Are

Community Action Partnership of Ramsey and Washington counties is a private, 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization that offers a variety of services and programs to people living in poverty in Ramsey and Washington counties. 

Our Mission

We work to reduce the causes of poverty and its impact on people’s lives in our community.

Our Aspiration

Through our work, we aspire to create a society where poverty is abolished and human dignity exists for all. 

Our Values

We empower people to increase economic opportunity. 

We engage community members and partners in our work. 

We celebrate diversity and inclusion. 

We honor social justice and equity. 

We work with diverse and committed staff, board, and volunteers.

Our Promise

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.

Our History

Our Membership

We are a proud member of:


Partnering with People to Overcome Poverty

Our Impact This Year

  • People Who Received Energy Assistance

    55,886

  • Children Enrolled in Head Start

    1,218

  • Low-Income People Registered to Vote

    1,320

  • Volunteer Hours

    31,317

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