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PUA_MS116_73.pdf
Letter to the Editor published in the Forest Grove News-Times about the lack of funding for assisting those who are unable to afford heating in the winter. This is from the Washington County Community Action Organization's files on the history of…

PUA_MS116_157.pdf
Letter to the editor published in the Beaverton Valley Times regarding the decision of the school district in Beaverton, Oregon to end an agreement with the Head Start program. Kris Alman, a resident of Raleigh Hills, Oregon, states that the school…

PUA_MS116_188.pdf
Newspaper article from The Oregonian about an alliance of ministers in Portland, Oregon, holding a rally for greater police accountability. The rally was sparked by the police shooting of a 12 year old girl with a bean bag gun. This is from the…

PUA_MS116_112.pdf
Newspaper article about the opening of an emergency shelter home in Hillsboro, Oregon by the anti poverty program Community Action. This is from the Washington County Community Action Organization's files on the history of poverty in Washington…

PUA_MS116_135.pdf
Article in The Oregonian regarding donations from the community and other sources to rebuild the Washington County Community Action Organization's service center in Hillsboro, Oregon. This is from the Washington County Community Action Organization's…

PUA_MS116_105.pdf
Paper on the history of the national anti poverty program Volunteers in Service to America by a student at Lewis and Clark College in Oregon. This is from the Washington County Community Action Organization's files on the history of poverty in…

PUA_MS116_107.pdf
Outline of a history paper about the anti poverty agencies Volunteers in Service in American and Community Action by a student at Lewis and Clark college in Oregon. This is from the Washington County Community Action Organization's files on the…

PUA_MS116_103.pdf
Memo to Lowell Greathouse of the Washington County Community Action Organization with the results of a survey on the need for social services in Washington County, Oregon. This is from the Washington County Community Action Organization's files on…

PUA_MS116_150.pdf
Article from The Oregonian regarding the resignation of Gordon Molitor, the executive director of the Washington County Community Action Organization. Molitor accepted a position with an international aid organization in Sierra Leone. This is from…

PUA_MS116_156.pdf
Article from The Oregonian about the Head Start program growing to meet the needs of more children after receiving $31 million in state funding. Head Start is a Community Action program that provides services and assistance to students from low…