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Community action programs (Kwc)

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Programs in the U.S. that manage public and private resources to serve low-income persons, by leveraging not only funds but also local volunteers to serve children and youth, the working poor, people in crisis, elderly, and to strengthen families and communities. (Source: Team: adapted from www.ncaf.org/about-us/understanding-community-action)
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Public participation (Kw)
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