Central Arkansas Development Council

Building futures through community action

About CADC

Central Arkansas Development Council is a private nonprofit community action agency.

More than 40,000 persons have joined with CADC in achieving a shared vision of success.

We are committed to providing opportunities for empowerment to individuals, families, and communities.

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News

Friday, May 1, 2015

Benton, AR - On August 20, 1964 President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Economic Opportunity Act, creating  Community Action Agencies as part of his War on Poverty.

Friday, May 1, 2015

El Dorado, Ark. – Central Arkansas Development Council will distribute USDA Commodities May 12 & 13 in Calhoun, Dallas and Ouachita Counties and May 14 & 15 in Columbia and Union Counties.  

Upcoming Events

  • Tue May 12 to Wed May 13

    USDA Commodities Distribution

    CADC will distribute USDA Commodities in the following counties: Calhoun, Dallas, and Ouachita. For more information on sites, call 501-778-1133

  • Wed May 13

    USDA Commodities Distribution

    CADC will distribute USDA Commodities on May 13 in Lonoke County. Call 501-778-1133 for site locations.

  • Thu May 14 to Fri May 15

    USDA Commodities Distribution

    CADC will distribute USDA Commodities in Columbia and Union Counties. Call 501-778-1133 for more information.

  • Thu May 21

    USDA Commodities Distribution

    CADC will distribute USDA Commodities on May 21st in Pulaski County. For more information on site locations, call 501-778-1133

  • Fri Jun 12

    CADC Money Smart Class

    CADC offers the FDIC Money Smart training to help you get savvy about your finances. The class will be held at the CADC Administration Building, 321 Edison Avenue in Benton. Call 501-778-1133 for more information.