To work towards the elimination of poverty and to lessen the effects of poverty on low-income people.
First State's Mission
Capital Campaign Update
You can still become a part of this great effort! Support our project with a TAX-DEDUCTIBLE donation towards our Building Maintenance Endowment! Special thanks to everyone who has supported us thus far!!
Copyright 2013 First State Community Action Agency, Inc.
First State Community Action Agency works with individuals and communities to overcome the challenges of unemployment, homelessness,
conditions, and hunger. Our sense of commitment to this goal is as strong today as it was when we started in 1965. For more than 48 years, we have been working hard to make a difference in the lives of the citizens of Delaware.
I encourage you to take a moment and explore our site. Learn about First State's services and programs. Check out the latest news and events. Download helpful materials from our print publications. Or take on a more active role in the fight against poverty by making a donation towards a special cause or taking advantage of the employment, volunteer, and partnership opportunities First State offers. As you browse through these pages, I hope you find the information you need. Please don't hesitate to contact us. We just might be able to make a difference in your life too!
View/download our 2012 Annual Report here...
View/download our Summer 2013 Newsletter here...
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.
Proud member of the
People Helping People Build Community.
Community Action Agency
We're Hiring!We are currently accepting applications for a Family Consultant to work out of our Dover Office. Download Job Description HERE and submit your resume to our Human Resources Department TODAY! Posting closes 12/24/13.
As you hustle about getting ready for the Holidays, please remember those who will be going without this season. It is the season of giving after all and it takes so little to make a difference in a life. For ideas on what YOU could do to make a difference, click here....