Head Start & Early HS Staff Find Success at School!

With Head Start about to start a new school year, our staff have also been achieving scholastically! Kristi Frost, a teacher at the HCCAO Hillsboro Head Start Center, recently completed her Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education at the University of Cincinnati.  Way to go Krist

HEAP Summer Crisis 2018

Highland County Community Action announces the 2018 Summer Crisis Program Starting July 1, 2018 and ending August 31, 2018 This program can provide, for eligible households, up to either $300 or $500, dependent upon your electric provider, of assistance with an electric bill and/or a

Dress for Success!

Highland County Community Action Organization’s OhioMeansJobs successfully hosted its 4th Annual Dress for Success Event on Wednesday, May 23rd.    Highland County Community Action, in partnership with various area employers/agencies, are pleased to have successfully hosted its 4th An

HCCAO anti-proverty programs honored

Two anti-poverty programs implemented by the Highland County Community Action Organization to address the needs of vulnerable children and their parents have received the 2017 Exemplary Program Awards – The Rural IMPACT (Integration Models for Parents and Children to Thrive) program a

COAD David V. Stivison Appalachian Community Action Scholarship Fund – 2018

The Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development is pleased to announce the availability of the COAD David V. Stivison Appalachian Community Action Scholarship Fund- 2018. COAD is offering this scholarship in collaboration with Highland County Community Action Organization, Inc. to st

Community Action Buys Old Shopko Facility in Greenfield

The former ShopKo building in Greenfield was purchased at auction Wednesday by Highland County Community Action Organization, and is set for a $1.8 million renovation to consolidate the nonprofit’s Greenfield area services. Contacted Thursday by The Times-Gazette, executive director J

HCCAO SEEKS RFP FROM QUALIFIED ENGINEERING FIRMS

  REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS HIGHLAND COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION ORGANIZATION REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES   General: Highland County Community Action Organization seeks proposals from qualified engineering firms to provide professional engineering se

State of Poverty in Ohio 2012:

State of Poverty in Ohio 2012: Dispelling Myths & Preconceived Notions The report utilizes graphics and case studies to illustrate the effects of poverty in Ohio and dispel commonly held myths and misconceptions. Click here to view the report.

Blighted Property Demolition

Under the Moving Ohio Forward grant program introduced by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine last year, 22 blighted buildings have been demolished so far across Highland County. According to Highland County Community Action Housing Director Mark Current, 14 more structures are under co

OASHF to Hire 165 AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associates Statewide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 9, 2012 Full-time position(s) available at Highland County Community Action Organization, Inc. COLUMBUS – The Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks will place 165 AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associates at community organizations across the state this su