Community Action Partnership of Hennepin County (CAP-HC) provides programs and services that address the factors that cause and reinforce poverty. In 2020, CAP-HC connected over 46,000 community members with lower incomes to a broad range of resources to help them navigate crisis situations, learn new skills, and build assets that bring stability and prosperity to their lives.
"Thank you so much for all your work, and for the help I received. I would be in even more financial dire straits without energy and heat help. Thank you very much for the assistance. I can get groceries now." —CAP-HC Client
When you donate to CAP-HC, you're building a stronger, more equitable Hennepin County—now and for the generations that follow. Thank you for your support!
Our Programs & Services
Energy Assistance, Water Assistance, Homebuyer Services, Rental Assistance, Tax Assistance, Financial Wellness, and more.
Partner with community to provide effective and responsive services to reduce the impact of poverty in Hennepin County.
Established in 1986, CAP-HC creates services, programs, and partnerships that serve Hennepin County's residents with lower incomes, creating opportunities for them to stabilize and empowering them to become self-sufficient. These resources address the specific factors that cause and reinforce poverty in Hennepin County, increase economic stability, and help individuals and families lift themselves out of poverty.
For many, CAP-HC is their last stop before power and heat disconnection, foreclosure, homelessness or bankruptcy. For others, it's a place to learn how to buy a home, create a budget, or find a job. Your donation provides vital programming to meet our clients' basic needs and increase their self-sufficiency.
CAP-HC is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization.