October 2016
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The First 50 Years: Couleecap's History of Anti-Poverty Work Part 2 of 2
2016 marks Couleecap's 50th anniversary, 50 years of people helping people.Today, Couleecap continues to carry on our mission of fighting poverty and promoting self-sufficiency for people in our area. More than 30,000 people benefit from Couleecap's services each year. Click here for our community concerns video.

Celebrating 50 Years of People Helping People
Please join Couleecap's Board of Directors and Staff in a celebration commemorating 50 years of People Helping People on Thursday, October 20th.

Couleecap's Weatherization Assistance Program
Couleecap's Weatherization Assistance Program provides cost-effective, permanent solutions to reduce the energy burden of families, since homes weatherized by Couleecap see energy costs go down on average $465.00 per year.

Program Highlight: Work-N-Wheels Program
Couleecap's Work-N-Wheels Program has helped a total of 434 participants in accessing safe and reliable personal transportation since 2008. The program continues to provide support in 2016.

Inspiring the Future: 2017 Couleecap Scholarship Application
Couleecap will be giving out four $200 John Young Scholarships in 2017. One graduating high school senior from each county of Couleecap's service area (Crawford, La Crosse, Monroe, and Vernon) will receive a $200 scholarship. 
Make Your Voice Heard
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Feeling compassion is not enough to end poverty...we must act on it.
Please GIVE:

Your TIME to volunteer against poverty in your community.
Your MONEY to programs and organizations that speak to your heart.
Your VOTE to elected officials with strong track record voting for anti-poverty legislation.
Your VOICE as an advocate for affordable housing, a higher minimum wage, and improved child care assistance so working families can rise out of poverty.
Our mailing address is:
Couleecap, Inc. 201 Melby Street, Westby, WI  54667 (608) 634-3104

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