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A Partner in Your Community's  Development Goals

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Ohio Conference of Community Development

You care about your community and show tireless effort to help it thrive. But when your agency’s goals become unclear or overwhelming, you need a guide to highlight a clear path forward. With access to the right tools and reliable resources, you can overcome challenges efficiently and confidently. The OCCD can help.

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Sometimes having a guide is all it takes. Find out if OCCD can point you in the right direction for the next steps you need to take in your community and economic development goals.

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Ready to further develop your community and your career? Fill out the application to gain access to tools and resources that help facilitate growth within your community and your agency.

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With your application approved by the OCCD board, you gain access to not only tools but a whole community of peers and leaders who offer needed support and guidance.

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Learn and share opportunities offered through workshops, conferences, training events, the forum, and more for continued economic and community improvement in your area.

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News and Updates

OCCD Foundation is accepting Scholarship Applications

January 27, 2024

The OCCD Foundation will award up to four (4) scholarships of $2,000 each at the OCCD Summer Annual Meeting this year.

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Governor DeWine Announces Details for New $150 Million Welcome Home Ohio Program

December 13, 2023

Grant, tax credit applications open January 9 for home purchases, rehabs, and construction.

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Ohio Department of Development - Community Services Division Reorganization

October 5, 2023

The Ohio Department of Developmentʼs Community Services Division (CSD) leadership team is excited to announce we have reorganized our division to better leverage our teamʼs talents and to strengthen our focus on supporting you and our local partners.

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Lead Safe Ohio Program

June 28, 2023

Ohio Department of Development has posted several opportunities for funding through the Leads Safe Ohio Program.

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Upcoming Events

CDBG Basics Training

February 27, 2024

CDBG Basics Training registration is now open!

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Financial Management of Grant Funds

April 9, 2024

Financial Management for Federal/State Grants from ODOD/OCD will provide participants with an understanding of the administrative requirements, allowability of costs and audit requirements as it relates to the financial compliance with federal funds and state grants from the Ohio Department of Development, Office of Community Development. 

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Advanced CDBG: Managing an Effective Program + CDBG/HOME Underwriting/Subsidy Layering

April 22, 2024

Registration is open for the NCDA Advanced CDBG: Managing an Effective Program + CDBG/HOME Underwriting/Subsidy Layering. Early registration is available through February 23, 2024.

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NCDA Region V Conference

April 24, 2024

The HUD Region V Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, 2024 following the NCDA two-day training for Advanced CDBG training. On Thursday, April 25, 2024, please consider joining us for the OCCD Spring Meeting.

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