2018 Annual Report

Dear Friends, Every day, we see members of our community who aspire to achieve more, not just to “get by.” With the encouragement and support our programs offer, we are able to help many take steps toward self-sufficiency, and along the way turn their dreams into reality. At KOOTASCA, we are proud of our

Thinking of buying a home?

House hunting can be scary ????, and if you’re not careful, the stress can get to you. If you’re thinking about buying a home in 2018 or 2019, here are some tips to help you avoid a lot of the drama:   • Have an idea about what exactly you want before you head

Board Vacancy – Election of Low-Income Representative

The KOOTASCA Community Action Board of Directors is working to fill a vacant Itasca County Low-Income Representative seat. In order to fill this seat, the opening has been locally advertised and the Board has accepted applications from Low-Income Community Members. We are now holding an election where this representative will be democratically selected by

Board Vacancy – Low-Income Representative

KOOTASCA Community Action has an upcoming vacancy on its Board of Directors for a Low-Income Representative from Koochiching County, and we are seeking nominees who have a sincere interest in the needs of people experiencing poverty in our community. Low-income people in our community face many critical issues, and we know that by engaging the entire community,

One Crisis Away

In February 2018, KOOTASCA Community Action and Second Harvest North Central Food Bank partnered to educate our community on reality that one crisis is all that separates many in our community from poverty. ONE CRISIS AWAY….We are all just one crisis away from poverty. The One Crisis Away theme was designed to highlight the