Weeklong Training: July 13-18, 2014Are you interested in learning how to build power to change your community? OOC is hosting its sixth annual weeklong leadership training at Cincinnati's Xavier University this July. Register online today. Read more
Support a Fair Severance Tax on FrackingCommunities in Ohio that are most impacted by fracking are not set to receive their share of severance tax benefits. Make your voice heard: sign CURE's petition to keep wealth in the communities that produced it! Read more
OSA Heads to Freedom50This week, leaders and organizers are representing Ohio's Freedom Side in Jackson, Mississippi at the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer - part of OSA's 2014 Freedom Summer civic engagement program. Read more
3,000 Residents Address Infant Mortality in CincinnatiIn June, the AMOS Project led a coalition of churches and organizations that welcomed 3,000 Cincinnati residents to offer prayer and action around infant mortality in the city. Read more
UFCW 75 Fights for Living Wages at WalmartUFCW and OOC leaders joined Walmart workers in Dayton and Cincinnati who walked off the job to protest illegal firings and discipline against their co-workers fighting for living wages and better conditions. Read more
Who We Are
Formed in 2007, the Ohio Organizing Collaborative is an innovative and experimental statewide organization that unites community organizing groups, labor unions, faith organizations, and policy institutes across the state.
The OOC currently consists of 18 member organizations working in every major metropolitan area across the state. We are a 501c3 non-profit organization with a vision to build a transformative base of power to bring about racial, social and economic equality in Ohio.
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