To work towards the elimination of poverty and to lessen the effects of poverty on low-income people.
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"People Helping People Build Community"  

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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.
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Tax Season is Here

From January 20 - April 15
First State will provide free tax preparation in Sussex and Kent counties through the Delaware Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Program.

You may qualify to receive tax services at no charge!

Take the stress out of doing taxes and let our friendly, certified tax specialists handle your tax needs.

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The Par-Tee is Back!! 
Save the Date! 
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Become a Sponsor or Register a Team of Four!
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