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Creating Opportunities...
Fighting Poverty...
Changing Lives


Community Action of Greene County, Inc is proud to partner with the National Community Action Partnership in assisting with relief efforts for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Donations from our community, in the form of cash, check or PayPal will be collected at our offices, and then forwarded to the Partnership who is working in close contact with the Texas Community Action Association. For more information please call us at 518-943-9205.                                                                                      

100% of the money collected will go towards direct relief.


 We Are Here to Help!

 Community Action of Greene County, Inc. is the designated anti-poverty agency serving all of Greene County. The Agency also serves Columbia County through its Domestic Violence Program.  Through a variety of community service programs and emergency services aimed at assisting low income and vulnerable populations achieve self-sufficiency, we strive toward our mission of  "Creating Opportunities, Fighting Poverty, Changing Lives."  We are part of more than 1,000 local, private non-profit and public agencies that work together to implement ways to end poverty and empower low-income families in communities throughout the United States. Community Action of Greene County, Inc. links human service resources throughout our service area to provide leadership and serve the specific needs of each community.

We are proud to partner with Greene County Transit and advertise our services on one of their busses!!!


Our Goals Are to Help

  • Individuals & Families Become Self-Sufficient
  • Improve The Conditions in Which People Live
  • Develop Partnerships Among Supporters & Providers of Services
  • Increase Our Agency’s Capacity to Achieve Results

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YES…I would like to support! Your gift will help us feed, shelter and train people in the community.

Thrift Store

Thrift Store

Pay it Forward was opened in order to serve our community with quality goods at affordable prices.

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

Don’t make excuses, make it stop. 24-hour Hotline available.
Call 518.943.9211 today!

Food Donations

Food Donations

Find a list of suggested food pantry items that are perfect to donate for any of our area food pantries.

How We Help You

Community Action of Greene County, Inc. is committed to empowering individuals and families in need by connecting them to a wide variety of available programs and resources. Whether it's emergency assistance, housing solutions, legal advocacy or help with tax preparation, we are trained to help you find and utilize the proper networks within your community.

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Use this website is a prescreening tool to provide a quick and easy way for you to find out if you might be able to receive assistance.

Greene County Community Action Program helps the community in many services, resources and solutions. How We Help You:


Help Us

There are many ways to contribute positively to our efforts. Donations of food, clothing and household goods are always welcome, and volunteers are a vital and much-needed component of the work that we do. Please give what you can and don't be surprised if you get something unexpected in return! It feels good to make a real difference in somebody else's life.



The Board of Directors of Community Action of Greene County, Inc. currently has openings for people interested in making a contribution to their community. Won't you join this dynamic group and make a difference in the lives of others as well as your own? If you are interested in becoming a board member, please contact Florence Ohle at 518.943.9205, ext. 101 For more information about any of these opportunities please call: 518.943.9205 or contact us.


Your gift will help us feed, shelter and train people in the community. There is always a need for nutritional food items at local food pantries. Click the link to view a list of suggested donation items. The Thrift Store was opened in order to serve our community with quality goods at affordable prices. Your contributions are always welcome! Items currently needed to keep our programs running smoothly.

About CAP

Community Action of Greene County, Inc. is dedicated to community wellness and betterment through a wide variety of programs and services. Our resources are diverse, ranging from GED instruction and income tax preparation assistance to domestic violence intervention and supportive housing. We strive to improve the lives of low-income citizens and their families, helping them on the path to self-sufficiency so that they may achieve their full potential.

News and Events

Community Action of Greene County local News and Events. Stay up-to-date!

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Summer Hours 8:00 am
Summer Hours
May 30 @ 8:00 am – Sep 4 @ 4:00 pm
SUMMER HOURS beginning May 30, 2017 to September 4, 2017: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm – closed daily from 12-1 for lunch.
Labor Day – Office Closed
Labor Day – Office Closed @ Community Action of Greene County, Inc.
Sep 4 all-day
Labor Day - Office Closed @ Community Action of Greene County, Inc. | Catskill | New York | United States
If this is a Domestic Violence issue please call our hotline at 518-943-9211.

Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival

Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival

Family Fun Day


Dinner Dance