Fiscal Year 2023 - Activities and Results

BHK Community Action Agency has been helping individuals and families in the three-county areas since 1965.

BHK is a non-profit Community Action Agency governed by a 12-member tri-partite board. The Board is made up of representatives from public, private, and low-income sectors of the community. BHK is funded by federal, state, and local grants as well as private foundations. Private donations are greatly appreciated and can be designated for a specific purpose or for general use to meet any need we can provide.

In fiscal year 2023, B-H-K Community Action Agency assisted more than 2,000 individuals through fuel assistance, water assistance, energy assistance, tax assistance, home weatherization, bus rides, food assistance programs, in-home programs for seniors, youth recreation, furnace/chimney cleaning assistance, and the operation of the Keweenaw Handicraft Shop in Ahmeek.

CAA Programs Assisted:

120Households received fuel, water, and/or energy assistance
31Households were provided minor home/plumbing repairs
260Individuals received income tax/credit assistance
45Homes were weatherized
135Crafters sold crafts at the Keweenaw Handicraft Shop
147Seniors were assisted with In-Home services
19Households received furnace or chimney cleaning & repairs
17Households were provided energy-efficient furnaces or water heaters
1100+Individuals received food assistance – 11,307 boxes distributed
142Individuals received transportation services – 5,068 rides
6Youth were assisted with recreational activities