2019 Community Action Celebration
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2019 Community Action Celebration

2019 marks the 55th year since the Community Action Network was established to help American families and communities overcome obstacles to poverty. Over 1,000 agencies across the country are working every day to create opportunities and transform the lives of their neighbors making communities stronger and helping families across the United States thrive. “Each May,...

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LIFT CAA is 51!

In 1968, three seperate Community Action Agencies in Southeast Oklahoma merged to form LIFT Community Action Agency, in order to better meet the needs of the residents of Southeast Oklahoma. Since conception, LIFT CAA has progressively grown, adding new programs and services to meet the needs of the area, especially its most vulnerable populations. In...

Thanksgiving Food Baskets
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Thanksgiving Food Baskets

LIFT Community Action Agency, Inc. partnered with AmeriState Bank (Antlers, OK) and International Paper-Valliant to provide twenty seven families with Thanksgiving Food Baskets complete with turkey, pumpkin pie, vegetables and all the ingredients for a wonderful Thanksgiving meal. LIFT CAA would like to say “Thank You” to our Sponsors! Pictured left to right are Johnny...

National Weatherization Day
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National Weatherization Day

National Weatherization Day was celebrated on October 30, 2018 to remind us to prepare our homes before the coming colder months.  LIFT Community Action Agency’s Weatherization Staff was on hand to discuss energy saving ideas that you can do on your own home. LIFT CAA encourages all eligible homeowners to apply for our free Weatherization...

RSVP Holds 9/11 Donation Food Drive
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RSVP Holds 9/11 Donation Food Drive

The September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance works to promote community service on 9/11 as an annual and forward-looking tribute to the victims, survivors, and those who rose up in service in response to the attacks on that fateful day. As a “Do Something Good” project for the National Day of Service and...

LIFT CAA Unveils New Website Design
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LIFT CAA Unveils New Website Design

Over the last year, agency staff have worked on a complete re-design of the website to coincide with a very important milestone–LIFT CAA’s 50th Anniversary. Generous funding support   provided by NeighborWorks® America, the Sarkeys Foundation, and USDA Rural Development has helped to make this hard work and vision a reality.  The result is a more...

Agency Receives State Farm Grant
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Agency Receives State Farm Grant

Broken Bow, OK (September 25, 2018)-In just 10 days in August, 167,000 people cast 4.5 million votes in support of their favorite causes.  As a result, 40 communities, in 19 states, including LIFT Community Action Agency’s Southeastern Oklahoma Improving Childhood Education Initiative, will be getting assistance from State Farm. State Farm is proud to announce...