video_thmbHow are community action agencies fighting poverty in Oregon? Click to watch the video above for more information.

As the Community Action Partnership of Oregon (CAPO), we support a network of organizations across the state that fight for struggling Oregonians and the conditions they face every day.

Poverty is real in Oregon and we can eliminate it. But, who it affects may surprise you. Take our short “What Does Poverty Look Like” quiz to test your knowledge of poverty and those affected by it.

Community Action Partnership

50 Years of Moving Forward

Videos from Community Action’s 50th Anniversary Convention!


 "Beyond These Hills" An OEO production with Rev. Billy Graham and Sargent Shriver that set the stage for a look back at the War on Poverty. 



A Printed History of Community Action by Jim Masters




This project was partially provided through the use of funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.