Community Collaboration Meeting Regarding Government Shutdown

On January 17, 2019, OACAC hosted a community collaborative meeting with more than 20 area non-profit organization representatives. The purpose: Community agencies and non-profits will objectively discuss the current impact of the government shutdown, share relevant and factual information from funding sources, and collectively determine strategies that may need to be implemented to meet needs in the community.

Link here to read the full meeting minutes, which includes an action plan for next steps. Link here to read the Springfield News-Leader article, published on January 18.