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All of CAPLAW’s resources and publications are now available in CAPLAW’s new Resource Library. Use the search filters below to find the resource you need.

Bridging Across Barriers: The Wonder State 

Bridging Across Barriers: The Wonder State 

At first glance, a state CSBG office and state association might seem like an odd couple. State CSBG offices administer CSBG funding and oversee and monitor CAAs in the state. State associations support and advocate for those CAAs, and their boards of directors are typically executive directors...

Community Action and SNAP E&T

Community Action and SNAP E&T

Community Action Agencies (CAAs) seeking to develop new employment and jobs training programs or expand on existing employment services should consider what the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment & Training (SNAP E&T) program has to offer…

Building Blocks of Employee Compensation

Building Blocks of Employee Compensation

Like many employers, CAAs are experiencing challenges retaining their existing staff and recruiting new employees in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. To help CAAs strategize for employee recruitment and retention in a post-pandemic world, CAPLAW has created this guide identifying some types of compensation they can offer, and the laws and regulations governing their salaries and benefits.

Social Enterprise Case Study: CT Food 4 Thought

Purpose: In Boards We Trust

Ready to chat in the café car? Travel with us for the third webinar in CAPLAW's Conductor Series, focused on CAPLAW's animated board training video Purpose: In Boards We Trust. In this webinar we broke out into small groups to hash out the fiduciary duty of...

Social Enterprise Case Study: CT Food 4 Thought

Process: The CAA Board Meeting Ecosystem

Travel with us for the second webinar in CAPLAW's Conductor Series, focused on CAPLAW's animated board training video Process: The CAA Board Meeting Ecosystem - Consent Agendas and the Conservation of Time. View this board training video with frequent CAPLAW-led pauses to understand consent...

Social Enterprise Case Study: CT Food 4 Thought

People: How Do You Get the Right People on the Board?

Travel with us for the first webinar in CAPLAW's Conductor Series, focused on CAPLAW's animated board training video People: How Do You Get the Right People on the Board? Along the way, watch the full board training video with CAPLAW, followed by a discussion...