Welcome to Community Action of Orleans & Genesee!

We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and have served low-income and disadvantaged families for over 40 years. Community Action programs are designed to empower as well as provide opportunity to those who are not yet self-sufficient. Read More

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Record Setting Food Drive in the News

121314_food3The OrleansHub reports: “When the Albion FFA first organized a food drive for Community Action during the holidays in 2010, the student organization was able to secure 3,000 pounds in donations. That jumped to 9,000 pounds in 2011, 17,000 the following year and 19,000 in December 2013.” Check out the full article by clicking here (photo by Tom Rivers).

Channel 2 from Buffalo and Channel 13 from Rochester also covered the event:

Click here to watch the video from Channel 2: http://archive.wgrz.com/video/default.aspx?bctid=3940779933001

Click here to watch the video from Channel 13: http://www.13wham.com/news/features/local-news/stories/future-farmers-putting-dent-hunger-2475.shtml?wap=0

Also, check out articles from the Daily News about the Toy Drive and the Red Kettle Campaign:
Toy Drive: http://www.thedailynewsonline.com/news/article_0ad18df6-843a-11e4-9362-d318b9b51245.html
Red Kettle Campaign: http://www.thedailynewsonline.com/news/article_b3891590-8291-11e4-b9eb-47a8ecf8231f.html

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Holiday Events

Check out just a couple of our upcoming events:

Coat Giveaway at Albion First Presbyterian Church, 29 E. State St, Albion
Friday, December 5th from 10:30am-3:30pm
While supplies last!

Contact Community Action with any questions at 589-5605.

And Breakfast with Santa!

Breakfast with Santa 2014


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Winner, Winner!

Staff at the Medina Head Start won the “Littlest Elf Award” for the best float involving children or youth in the Medina Parade of Lights!

For the full article on the Orleans Hub, click here: http://www.orleanshub.com/news2014/Winners-announced-for-Parade-of-Lights.htm

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