An Exploration of Shared Administrative Services

An Exploration of Shared Administrative Services

Faced with government budget cuts and increased competition for funding, CAAs are exploring various alternatives for sharing or combining resources to reduce their operational costs and increase their efficiency and effectiveness. Sharing administrative services with...
Shared Services With State Association Involvement

Shared Services With State Association Involvement

This case study examines how one state association was able to facilitate an exploration of sharing services among several Community Action Agencies in its state. The case study is based on CAPLAW’s interview with Elaine West, who at the time was the executive...
Working Better Together

Working Better Together

Working Better Together CAPLAW’s Guide to Mergers and Shared Services Introduction Mergers Shared Services Resources Introduction Increasingly, Community Action Agencies (CAAs) are exploring shared services and mergers as strategies to improve their...
Shared Services With State Association Involvement

Shared Services between Two Georgia CAAs

This case study is based on CAPLAW’s interview with Nancy Smith, Executive Director of Middle Georgia Community Action Agency, Inc. and Heart of Georgia Community Action Council, Inc., and a review of the management agreement between the two organizations and their...