Your Guide to non-profits in the Columbia River Gorge

Mid-Columbia Community Action Council, Inc.

Mid-Columbia Community Action Council, Inc.

Sponsored by Pioneer Electric

312 E 4th St
The Dalles
205 Wasco Loop #101
Hood River
Office Hours:
Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm Closed Noon – 1pm
Mission and Vision
Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities and makes America a better place to live.
MCCAC provides energy, housing and weatherization assistance to low-in-come individuals and families residing in Wasco, Sherman, and Hood River counties.
For more information about Mid- Columbia Community Action and the various programs it administers to help people change their lives, please contact: Jim Slusher, Executive Director, 312 E. 4th St. The Dalles, 541-298-5131 x206 or MCCAC is an equal opportunity provider.

-Program Overview-


MCCAC established in 1966 offers a variety of programs to low-income individuals and families in need of basic human services.
MCCAC offers several different Energy Assistance programs designed to offset the rising cost of home heating. Seniors and disabled families are given a first priority status. The Energy Assistance program opens to the general public Dec. 2nd.
Money saved on heating costs can be put toward other important bills such as; food, rent, medicine, transportation or even daycare.
MCCAC’s Weatherization funds enable low-income families to received free energy audits, energy education workshops and get their homes weatherized at no cost.
MCCAC‘s Housing programs can assist people who are literally homeless get off the streets and into permanent housing. The agency also has funds to provide rent assistance and eviction prevention.
MCCAC also administers an SSVF housing grant for Veterans who are facing housing or homeless situations.

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