Board Nominations Being Accepted in Grayson County

Central Kentucky Community Action Council Inc. is accepting nominations for an individual to represent the families of low-income in Grayson County on the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors meet six (6) times per year, in January, March, May, July, September and November. The Meetings are routinely held in Elizabethtown, at the Lincoln Trail Area Development District Conference Room, on the third Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 PM CST. These meetings are currently being held via ZOOM due to COVID-19. The Election will be held at the Grayson County Community Action Office on Tuesday, March 16th, at 1:00 pm CST. Please submit nominations to the Grayson County Community Action Office at 118 William Thomason Drive prior to the election date. Nominations will also be accepted at the opening of the meeting.

New Regional Network Coordinator & CCC Program Director Named

CKCAC is proud to announce that effective immediately Ms. Ronda Bertrand will serve as the new Regional Network Coordinator and CCC Program Director.


Bertrand lives in Nelson County and prior to her recent promotion, had been an in-home CCC worker for 3 years. In her position as an in-home CCC worker, Ronda has been exposed to the realities that come along with the CCC Director position as she will continue to build and maintain the existing Regional Network that is comprised of community partners from family and child-serving agencies as well as parents and other local citizens.


Bertrand has been married to Mike for 26 years and has 2 grown children, Bailey and Thomas. Prior to working at CKCAC, Ronda worked for Nelson County Public Schools for 14 years as a special education assistant and a Family Resource Youth Services Coordinator Assistant. She graduated from St. Catharine College in 2016 with a degree in Liberal Arts with a minor in Social Work. In her free time, Bertrand enjoys sewing, crafts, and exercising.


To learn more about the Regional Network and CCC services, please contact CCC Program Director Ronda Bertrand at 270-692-7553. More information can also be found on the CKCAC website at www.ckcac.org.

January 20, 2021 BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

As a non-profit agency, Central Kentucky Community Action, Inc. is required to inform the local community of the Area Board of Directors Meeting which is open to the public. The meeting will be held on January 20, 2021, at 3 p.m. The meeting will be held via Zoom. If you would like to join the meeting, call the Central Office at 270-692-2136 to get the meeting information.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

NOVEMBER 18, 2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

As a non-profit agency, Central Kentucky Community Action, Inc. is required to inform the local community of the Area Board of Directors Meeting which is open to the public. The meeting will be held on November 18th, 2020, at 3 p.m. The meeting will be held via Zoom. If you would like to join the meeting, call the Central Office at 270-692-2136 to get the meeting information.

September 2020 Board of Directors Meeting

As a non-profit agency, Central Kentucky Community Action, Inc. is required to inform the local community of the Area Board of Directors Meeting which is open to the public. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 at 3 p.m. The meeting will be held via Zoom. If you would like to join the meeting, please call the Central Office at 270-692-2136 to get the meeting information.

July 2020 Board of Directors Meeting

As a non-profit agency, Central Kentucky Community Action, Inc. is required to inform the local community of the Area Board of Directors Meetings which is open to the public. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 15th, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting will be held via Zoom. If you would like to join the meeting, call the Central Office at 270-692-2136 to get the meeting information.

Public Review of the Community Services Block Grant Proposal

Central KY Community Action Council, Inc. is holding a public review of the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) proposal. The proposal is prepared annually by Central KY Community Action Council, Inc. and is submitted to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and Community Action Kentucky. It describes Central KY Community Action’s plan for the use of the funds in the Central KY Community Action’s services area, which includes agency capacity building, civic engagement and community involvement, employment, education & cognitive development, income/infrastructure/asset building, health & social/behavioral development, housing, linkages, and services supporting multiple domains. It also includes the results of the local community needs assessment. The proposal will be available on Central KY Community Action’s website (www.ckcac.org) on 5/28/2020. Comments or questions may be forwarded to Ellen Leake, Central KY Community Action Council, Inc., 332 Hood Ave. Lebanon, KY 40033; or call (270) 692-2136; or email eleake@ckcac.org. This project is funded, in part, under a contract with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services with funds from the Community Services Block Grant Act of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Central KY Community Action Council, Inc. will not discriminate against anyone applying for or receiving assistance or services based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, political beliefs or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity or any other protected class identified in federal, state, or local laws. ***Central KY Community Action Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Equal Housing Provider***