About Us

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Who Are We?

Community Action of Eastern Iowa provides services to over 25,000 people every year. We are the Community Action Agency for Cedar, Clinton, Muscatine, and Scott Counties in Iowa, and we have been in business since the summer of 1965.

A fifteen-member volunteer Board of Directors leads the Agency, and we have a staff of about 175 great people.

Our Mission

Community Action of Eastern Iowa respectfully partners with people to improve their health, finances, and education.

Our Community

We care about children, individuals, families, and neighborhoods. We want to make eastern Iowa a better place to live, work, and enjoy life.

Community Action works best when many people join our work. If you would like to become part of our team, please explore the Jobs page or consider giving.

Public Reports

Community Action of Eastern Iowa makes its Strategic Plan, Community Needs Assessment, Audit Report, IRS Form 990 Tax Return, and Head Start annual reports available upon request. Please start a conversation with us to request access to reports.

Our Customer Service

Our goal is to provide the best customer service we can to anyone who needs our services. Please start a conversation to tell us how we can help.

We want you to be satisfied with the response you receive from Community Action of Eastern Iowa. We do our best to give each person great customer service, but when we miss that mark, we want to hear from you so we can improve.

Let us know how we are doing.