Community Action of Southeast Iowa held their spring in-service and annual dinner Thursday April 25th at the Pzazz in Burlington. The dinner was attended by over 140 employees, board members and community partners. At the 53rd annual dinner Sheri Wilson, Executive Director, highlighted Community Action’s impact and community partnerships, their volunteers, and board members. Employees were recognized for their years of service with Kevin Strausbaugh celebrating 35 years. The partnership with Lowes of Burlington was recognized by Planning Director Rachel Albrecht. Lowes has assisted with goods, services and volunteers help provide appliances through the Embrace Iowa program. The agency also acknowledged Limited Resources, a Keokuk group of churches that provide financial assistance to those in need through funds given to Community Action. Families who received services were also present and shared their personal stories of how their lives have been changed by the relationships and services provided by Community Action.