The Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies (OACAA) exists to supports its members and to strengthen a unified Community Action presence in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Facts
8 out of 9 Americans who have lived in poverty experience it only short term
Official Poverty Rate
Episodic Poverty Rate
Nearly 1/2 of Ohioans lack the liquid assets to stay out of poverty for 3+ months
The Community Action Promise
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.
Our Network Partners