Helping People. Changing Lives.
Strengthening our communities by providing access to education, housing, economic opportunities and services.
Focusing on the needs of the child in a positive learning environment to give the child and family a “head start” toward building self-sufficiency
Enhancing child welfare, health and development using a relationship-focused approach and a voluntary home visit program
Supporting safe, affordable housing including emergency home repairs, housing choice vouchers, affordable housing and counseling
Skyline CAP Receives Grants for Emergency Home Repair Program
Skyline Community Action Partnership, Inc., has been awarded a $10,000 grant by the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation (CACF) from the Bama Works Fund of Dave Matthews Band to support its Emergency Home Repair Program. The grant is one of 85 awards totaling $675,000 made by the Fund and presented to non-profit organizations in Central Virginia. Skyline also received $5,000 as one of more than 20 year-end grant recipients awarded funding by Culpeper Wellness Foundation to address the health and wellness needs of area residents.
“The viability of our Emergency Home Repair Program depends on the generosity of private foundations and individuals who share our interest in strengthening communities with services that help people thrive,” said Rachel Henderson, Skyline CAP’s Housing Director. “We are extremely grateful to CACF, Dave Mathews Band and Culpeper Wellness Foundation for their continued support and confidence in our program.”
Skyline CAP Receives Grant from American Woodmark Foundation Orange Plant
Skyline Community Action Partnership, Inc., has been awarded a grant of $1,000 from American Woodmark Foundation, Orange Plant. The grant funds will support Skyline’s Emergency Home Repair Program which offers basic health and safety repairs to income-eligible homeowners, enabling them to live in safe and accessible homes. Priority is given to seniors and those living with disabilities.
Skyline CAP Receives Grants to Support Emergency Home Repair Program
Skyline Community Action Partnership, Inc., has been awarded grants from VF Jeanswear (Blue Bell Foundation) and the Marietta McNeill Morgan & Samuel Tate Morgan, Jr. Trust, each in the amount of $10,000. The grant funds will support Skyline’s Emergency Home Repair Program which is available to seniors and those living with disabilities, enabling them to live in safe and accessible homes.
The grant from VF Jeanswear was awarded through the Blue Bell Foundation, created in 1944 to honor the contributions of Blue Bell employees to the success of the company and to support the communities where Blue Bell operated, including Madison and Orange counties. The Marietta McNeill Morgan & Samuel Tate Morgan, Jr. Trust was established in 1962 to support and promote quality educational and human services programming in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Click here to view related CBS19 interview with Housing Director Rachel Henderson.
Skyline CAP Forming Partnership with Greene County Habitat for Humanity
Skyline Community Action Partnership, Inc. and Greene County Habitat for Humanity are combining forces to provide repairs and improvements to homes of elderly individuals and those living with disabilities in the area.
“This partnership will provide repairs necessary for the health and safety of our neighbors, many of whom are silently struggling to maintain their independence and remain in their homes,” said Rachel Henderson, Skyline CAP Housing Director. “This is the perfect opportunity to help by combining financial resources from Skyline’s Emergency Home Repair Program and Habitat for Humanity’s energy and construction expertise.”
Skyline's First-Time Homebuyer Program Featured
Skyline Community Action Partnership, Inc. recently launched a new program aimed at providing affordable single-family homes to the area’s workforce families. The program was featured in an article in the Greene County Record.
Skyline CAP Launches First-Time Homebuyer Program
Skyline Community Action Partnership, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of a new program aimed at providing affordable single-family homes to the area’s workforce families. The program, dubbed 1st Time Homebuyer, will initiate in Greene County and will provide potential homebuyers with counseling and assistance with credit repair, if needed, as well as access to land and a builder.
Skyline CAP's Emergency Home Repair Program Helps Local Veteran
Quentin Croxton, a Greene County veteran, went several months without running water in his home. Through Skyline CAP’s Emergency Home Repair Program and the generosity of Paul Davis Restoration, Mr. Croxton now has a fully renovated and operational bathroom in his home.