About CSP

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Community Action Partnership
Community Service Programs of West Alabama, Inc. (CSP) is a private, nonprofit, community action agency, created by the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964. CSP is dedicated to improving the quality of life for low-income and vulnerable populations in its service area. The agency uses public and private funding sources to develop and administer its various programs and encourages participation in coalitions with other organizations.

The agency's mission is to provide resources and services, which resolve immediate needs and lead to long term self-sufficiency in low-income and vulnerable populations.

The agency's service area includes Bibb, Choctaw, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Lamar, Sumter and Tuscaloosa counties in West Alabama. The agency provides weatherization services only in Pickens county.
FUNDING SOURCES/DEVELOPMENT
CSP receives funding through the following sources:

Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA)
 Community Service Block Grant (CSBG)
 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Block Grant (LIHEAP)
Alabama Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation
Alabama Department of Transportation Section 5311 Rural Transportation Grant
City of Tuscaloosa
Governor's Office of Faith Based and Community Initiatives
NeighborWorks® America
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
U.S. Department of Energy - Weatherization and Pre-Weatherization Block Grants
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
U.S. Department of Rural Development
various county allocations
private donations, churches, and other entities, as well as private citizens

which is utilized to administers programs and services that create opportunities for individual/family improvements as well as community economic development. CSP develops strategies to help individuals, families and their communities through ongoing funding, human resources and managed assets. Results-Oriented Management Accountability (ROMA) is used to measure the impact of the agency in assisting West Alabama citizens.

To make a monetary donation, make checks payable to:

Community Service Programs of West Alabama, Inc.
601 Black Bears Way
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Contact Us
Administrative Office
601 Black Bears Way
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401
(205) 752-5429 telephone
(855) 211-0950 toll free
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