Community Action Project of Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org en Tulsa Help Agency Prepares for Sequestration Cuts http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tulsa-help-agency-prepares-sequestration-cuts <p style="margin-left:-.5in;">A Tulsa group that provides early childhood and pre-k programs is prepared should federal sequestration cutbacks impact its’ funding. Executive Director of Community Action Project, Steven Dow, says while federal Headstart dollars are important to the programs…there are other funding sources, including state pre-k and Oklahoma early childhood program dollars, the United Way and the George Kaiser Family Foundation.</p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 17:30:28 +0000 Marshall Stewart 34907 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Tulsa Help Agency Prepares for Sequestration Cuts An Outside View of the Community Action Project of Tulsa's CareerAdvance Anti-Poverty Effort http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/outside-view-community-action-project-tulsas-careeradvance-anti-poverty-effort <p>On this edition of our show, we discuss a newly created, two-generation program to move parents and their children beyond poverty: the Community Action Project of Tulsa&#39;s CareerAdvance initiative. Our guest is Anne Mosle, a Vice President at the Aspen Institute and the Executive Director of the its Ascend Program, which focuses on economic security for families. Mosle recently visited Tulsa in order to observe the CareerAdvance program (which has been funded by the George Kaiser Family Foundation, the Inasmuch Foundation, and the Health Profession Opportunities Grant) firsthand. Wed, 30 May 2012 21:54:28 +0000 Rich Fisher 19623 at http://publicradiotulsa.org An Outside View of the Community Action Project of Tulsa's CareerAdvance Anti-Poverty Effort