News and Events

Ready to Work Program Career Fair and Completion Ceremony 

The Ready to Work program was able to celebrate the talented and tenacious ten on December 6th! We hosted our Graduation ceremony at the Rosa Parks Early Learning Center which is one of our MVCDC partner sites! We celebrated the graduation of 10 participants.The event was deemed awesome as four participants shared their journey in a “Then and Now” speech. Each participant shared they are better prepared due to the specific experiences in the class room targeting topics employers are looking for in successful employees prepared to work.


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Scholars of H.O.P.E. Holiday Celebration
On December 15th, after school program scholars are planning to celebrate the completion of their very first semester of programming!!! There will be presentations by the scholars, a taste of Harambee! (community time), an open house, and refreshments. Your support has helped to make our program a success!!
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Huntington Bank Gift Presentation!

On December 4th, Huntington Bank presented a $5,000 check to the Omega CDC in support of its Ready to Work program. This program equips clients to address barriers which have traditionally impeded their access to secure and maintain living wage jobs. Thank you Huntington Bank for your support!

Ready to Work Program Participants Met Motivating Employers and Employees

On November 21st, Ready to Work Program participants at Omega CDC and Rosa Park Early Learning Center locations met at the Omega CDC Chapel. The participants met motivating employers and employees who shared their knowledge and experiences, and answered many questions the participants had.

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Click
https://youtu.be/yd6zDNsgiSM
to watch 
A Discussion on Community Economic Development
Black Leadership Program- Organized by Parity Inc.
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Northwest Library

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Thank You

The Harvest of Hope Festival was a great success. We thank all our sponsors, donors, volunteers, and Omega Baptist Church members for your contribution of goods, money, time, and energy.


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AT& T Foundation Presented a $15K Check

AT& T Foundation presented a $15K check to the OCDC on October 2, 2017 in support of “Ready to Work” program. This program focuses on equipping clients to address barriers which have traditionally impeded their access to secure and maintain living wage jobs. The objective is to deepen the impact by increasing the number of potential workers who are job ready with the transferable skills that will enable them to secure living wage employment and achieve economic sustainability.