• Slide Sample
  • OCCD Celebrates 50 Years

    OCCD Celebrates 50 Years

    OCCD celebrated 50 Years at the Summer Meeting and Gala on July 29, 2015

Welcome to OCCD

We are a 160+ member statewide association of community and economic development organizations, dedicated since 1965, to helping develop, implement and improve federal, state and local programs for community development. Beyond that, to develop and improve professional standards and practices across all phases of public administration related to community development.

Our members are community and economic development practitioners from Ohio 's cities, counties, villages, non-profit organizations and consulting firms.

We are proud of our website, so please visit OCCD online often! We will help you stay current, learn about our new programs and opportunities, acquire resources, and to more fully enjoy the benefits of participation in OCCD.


Why Join

News & Updates

  • Newsletter Archive

    View past OCCD newsletters.
  • Career Board

    View exciting job opportunities!

    View all RFQ/RFP documents here!
  • Fall Meeting Agenda

    The OCCD Fall Quarterly Meeting will be held on October 28 and 29, 2015. We will meet at the Crowne Plaza Columbus North, 6500 Doubletree Avenue in Columbus for a day and a half of networking and informational sessions. Although the 50th Anniversary Celebration is over, we want to continue the momentum from this summer to celebrate the work of OCCDís community members throughout the coming year. more
  • HUD Rule on Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

    The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released a final rule to equip communities that receive HUD funding with the data and tools that will help more

Ohio Conference of Community Development Public Service Scholarship

Learn More

The scholarship program was established by OCCD to honor two men who dedicated their careers to Public Service. 

Like to make a donation?
Click Here


Upcoming Events