Energy Assistance Is Available for Asotin County Residents

We currently have energy assistance funding available to help families in Asotin County.  If you would like to apply, take a look at our energy assistance page for more information about who qualifies and how to apply.…

LIHEAP Energy Assistance Program for Idaho Residents Has Ended; Limited Emergency Funding May Be Available

The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance program for Idaho residents has ended for this season.
If you have a past due or final notice from your utility company, or if you are within 48 hours of being without wood, oil, or propane, please contact your local Community Action Partnership office as other funding sources may be an option to assist you.…

DisasterAssistance.gov: Access to Disaster Help and Resources from FEMA

Be prepared before disaster strikes. Find information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) about disaster help and resources by visiting DisasterAssistance.gov.
You can search for and learn about different types of assistance you may qualify for. You can find information and resources to help you prepare for,…

Air Conditioning Donations Requested

During the course of this summer, Community Action Partnership has received a much greater than usual number of requests for assistance with air conditioning reaching beyond our capacity to serve.
To help us meet the needs of our fellow community members, Community Action Partnership would like to ask the community for any of the following:

Donations of new window air conditioning units to be provided to households with a medically-verifiable need for air conditioning
Donations of funding that would be specifically designated to go toward the cost of repair or replacement of existing central air conditioners for homeowners with a medically-verifiable need for air conditioning

We appreciate any and all assistance we may receive to help.  …

Thank you donors and supporters of the Kootenai County Food Bank Garden Expansion Project

Thornton Wilder once quoted, “We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” No words could more perfectly describe how grateful I am for the people in our community that have helped the new Community Action Partnership Food Bank Garden come to life.…

Thank you for your support of our food bank last March!

Community Action Partnership would like to thank our sponsors and the community members who have supported our food bank this March.  Thanks to your support, our food bank has received an additional 1080 pounds of food and $1,423 to be used to purchase food for the families we serve!
The 9th Annual Country Music Show was held on 03/17/2017. …

Thank you for your support of our food banks on Dutch Luv Day!

Community Action Partnership would like to thank the Lewiston and Coeur d’Alene Dutch Bros. and community members who participated in the Dutch Luv Day fund raiser on Tuesday, February 14th.
The promotion raised $1 from every drink purchased for a total of $1499 donated to our Food Bank in Lewiston and $1229 to our Food Bank in Coeur d’Alene- all of which will be used to purchase food for the families we serve!…

Cost of Poverty Experience creates greater understanding of how poverty impacts lives

To find out more about Community Action Partnership’s Cost of Poverty Experience (COPE), click here to watch KLEW’s video.…