Contact Us

This field is required
This field is required
A valid email address is required
This field is required

Join Our Newsletter

This field is required

A Partner in Your Community's  Development Goals

Why Membership Matters

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.

Getting Started with OCCD

reach out, community development, occd, ohio

Reach Out

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.

Contact Us

apply, membership, join, grow, community development, occd, ohio


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.

Apply for Membership

discover, forum, directory, application, community development, occd, ohio


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.

engage, workshop, conferences, opportunities, learn, community development, occd, ohio


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

Quick Resource Links


News and Updates

Nominations for 2022 OCCD Member Awards

April 27, 2022

Nominations for the 2022 OCCD Member Awards is now open. These awards recognize Community Development Staff, Community Development Departments/Agencies, and Community Development Partners/Advocates who have made exemplary contributions to our field.

Read More
OCCD Foundation is Accepting Scholarship Applications

April 25, 2022

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

Read More
OCCD Forum - How-To-Use Video

April 4, 2022

As an OCCD Member, you can register to use the OCCD Forum to network with other members, ask questions and share your experience.

Read More
OCCD Foundation Annual Gold Star Campaign

September 28, 2020

The OCCD Foundation Annual Gold Star Fundraising Campaign is underway. Please consider participating in the gold star annual fundraising campaign.

Read More

View All Updates


Upcoming Events

Back to Basics - Nonprofits 101 Virtual Training

May 24, 2022

OCCD and the Ohio CDC Association are collaborating to provide the Back to Basics - Nonprofit 101 Training event. This course offers foundational training for understanding the structure of a nonprofit organization. Local government community development practitioners often struggle with how to help nonprofits with limited CDBG funding.

Read More
OCCD 2022 Hybrid Summer Annual Meeting

July 27, 2022

OCCD 2022 Summer Annual Meeting - Two Day In-Person and Virtual Event

Read More
HOME Training

August 15, 2022

HOME Training - 4 days in August. Registration will open in early Summer.

Read More
Labor Standards Training

September 21, 2022

Labor Standards Training registration will open in early Fall 2022.

Read More
OCCD 2022 Hybrid Fall Meeting

October 27, 2022

OCCD 2022 Fall Meeting - One Day In-Person and Virtual Event

Read More

View All Events


foundation, occd
ohio cdc association
fair housing, ohio
P.O. Box 776
Urbana, Ohio 43078
Phone:  (937) 652-3523
Fax:  1-866-728-4581
Copyright © 2022 Ohio Conference of Community Development. All rights reserved.