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Weather Cancellation UPDATE! - Tuesday, Feb. 9th

Homeowners with "no heat" emergencies should call 978-994-3430 at any time (note - this number can ONLY be used for this purpose and no other).  Tenants should call your landlords.                                       Head Start and Family Day Care parents, please check Fox 25 TV or www.myfoxboston.com for delayed opening, closing and transportation updates. They'll be listed as "CAI Head Start" and "CAI FDC".   All other CAI offices and programs will reopen Tuesday morning, Feb. 9th, for regular office and program hours.   We apologize for being closed yesterday.  Thank you for your patience and thank you for working with us.


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Our Mission and Service Area

Community Action, Inc. (CAI) provides resources and opportunities for individuals, families and communities to overcome poverty. Vision: CAI envisions strong, thriving communities free of poverty. Values: We build hope and offer assistance with respect and understanding. 

Our programs serve the following cities and towns in Massachusetts: Amesbury, Boxford, Georgetown, Groveland, Haverhill, Merrimac, Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury, and West Newbury. Some CAI programs also serve Beverly, Essex, Gloucester, Hamilton, Ipswich, Lawrence, Manchester, Rockport, Topsfield and Wenham.

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Thank You Sponsors and Supporters!

A big thank you for a wonderful evening on November 12th commemorating CAI’s 50th Anniversary!!! We would like to thank our special guests: Senator Kathleen O’Connor Ives, Matt Noyes and Jimmy Tingle for attending and supporting our mission.

Congratulations to Kalister Green Byrd, CAI Lifetime Achievement Award winner and a founding board member of the original Community Action, Inc. Board of Directors in 1965.

Thank you to our staff, Board of Directors and the Development Advisory Committee. A special thank you to all of our generous sponsors, including Platinum sponsors: Institution for Savings and Deb and John Maddox. We are grateful to our donors and to the Haverhill Country Club for hosting and to WHAV, Eagle Tribune, 92.5 The River and Jimmy Tingle Productions for promoting the event.

Thank you to our guests for spending the evening with us and commemorating 50 years of serving families and individuals in need in our community.


Jimmy Tingle Interviews CAI Executive Director, John Cuneo

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