Bi-County Community Action Programs Inc

A nonprofit organization

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Bi-County Community Action Programs, Inc (BI-CAP) helps low-income people achieve self-sufficiency in Beltrami and Cass Counties in MN.

BI-CAP was established in 1966 as part of the national war on poverty and is one of approximately 1,000 community action programs nationwide that make up the service delivery arm of the federal Office of Economic Opportunity. As a 501c3 nonprofit community action program, BI-CAP is deeply committed to working collaboratively to address community needs and challenges by building upon local community assets. BI-CAP’s current programs include early childhood education, housing, weatherization, energy assistance, and youth education/employment services.

Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other. 

Helping people in Beltrami and Cass Counties experiencing barriers on their paths toward economic stability.

Thriving, prosperous, healthy and inclusive Beltrami and Cass Counties.

Collaborative: We work to strengthen partnerships and community both inside and outside the organization. 

Innovative: We develop and support new ways of doing good better. We are resourceful in helping clients, staff, and partners achieve their highest potential.
Compassion: We have sympathetic concern for the suffering and misfortune of others. 

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – We believe in safeguarding human dignity for all people through full access to the opportunities in our communities. 

Across the organization, BI-CAP employees are servant leaders who take initiative, are results-oriented, and exhibit personal credibility.

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Organization name

Bi-County Community Action Programs Inc

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Children & Family


PO Box 579
Bemidji, MN 56619



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