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Community Action was born out of the Civil Rights Movement. Today, we recommit ourselves to the principles of that movement by standing up for freedom, justice, and equality for all.

Kemp Shuey is selected to serve as the new Executive Director for Community Action, replacing Renée Bruce following 29 years of service.

To better serve residents in southern Washington County, Community Action is opening a new Multi Service Center in Tigard on Monday, September 25. We will share the new space with Washington County's Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program.

Hillsboro's home for the homeless aimed to help families in need in Washington County.

The annual Point-in-Time Count data has been released, providing a snapshot of homelessness in Washington County.

Tom Hughes, former Mayor of Hillsboro and former Metro Council President, has been appointed to Community Action's Emeritus Board following 17 years of service on the Board of Directors. He will be recognized at the organization's annual fundraiser, Kaleidoscope, on Friday, April 12.

As the state legislature considers funding universal voluntary home visiting new parents, our Early Connections Program Manager – Beth Dasher – weighs in on the benefits of this potential program for Oregon families.

A complete kitchen remodel and the expansion of the food pantry are among the highlights taking place at the Hillsboro Family Shelter in the coming months.