BOLIVAR COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY, INC. PUBLIC HEARING
The Department of Human Services, Division of Community Services is providing the 2020 Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) and Low-Income Home Energy Assistance. Program (LIHEAP) Notice of Funding Availability. It is the intent of Bolivar County Community Action Agency, Inc. to submit an application for funding for these projects. In conjunction with the application process a Public Hearing for residents of Bolivar County, MS will be held Tuesday, August 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Central Office of the agency at 810 E. Sunflower Rd., (Cleveland Medical Mall) Suite 120, Cleveland, MS 38732. ALL Bolivar County residents
BCCAA is 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with a fifteen (15) member board of directors composed of equal representation from the public, private and poor sectors.
The Agency’s principal activities consist of carrying out Community Action Programs through grants received from the State of Mississippi Department of Human Services, the Federal Department of Health & Human Services, the Mississippi State Department of Education and other governmental and private funding agencies.
As a leading program in the State of Mississippi, BCCAA provides a variety of services ranging from preschool childcare to a senior companion program; from a transitional and homeless shelter to a Homeless Prevention Rapid Re-housing Program; from an adolescent opportunity program to a general education diploma program; from utility/rental assistance to education assistance.
The agency’s mission is to enhance the well-being, economic independence and growth of low-income individuals and families to become self-sufficient and foster community empowerment and development.