Yamhill Community Action Partnership, a private nonprofit organization serving residents of Yamhill County since 1980, is one of more than 1,000 community action agencies nationwide. These agencies were created to promote the health, education and general welfare of Americans in need. Our mission is to advocate for and assist persons … READ MORE >>
Help YCAP Stamp Out Hunger on May 14 Letter carriers, volunteers to collect food during annual nationwide food drive May 14, 2016 – Join YCAP and your letter carrier on May 14 to Stamp Out Hunger. Sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers, Stamp Out Hunger is the largest single-day food drive in the country. […]
There are 1,192 homeless people in Yamhill County, according to a head count taken in January. However, that total is off by at least one. Elizabeth Wooten recently moved into a new apartment. “I’m telling you, it feels so good to have a place again,” she said. Wooten went from being a community college graduate […]
Volunteers are needed this time of year in: Food Bank – repacking and sorting, as a truck driver or warehouse worker. Housing – preparing for the Community Connect event in March. Youth Outreach – as mentors or offering emergency host homes. Contact Alaina Bergan at email@example.com for referral, or go to www.yamhillcap.org/volunteerycap.