AC-OCAP is committed to reducing poverty by providing services and programs targeted to low-income individuals and families. AC-OCAP has been funding programs and projects in the low- income community since 1971. AC-OCAP is now accepting applications for openings in Oakland CDBG Districts 1, 2 & 6, and one opening in Alameda County (excluding Oakland and Berkeley).
The AC-OCAP Administering Board members are responsible for planning, developing, and executing the local Community Action Plan for alleviating poverty and working toward institutional change to enhance the ability of low-income residents to achieve self-sufficiency in Oakland and throughout Alameda County (excluding the City of Berkeley). AC-OCAP’s priority focus areas are: family self-sufficiency, job training and employment placement, housing and community economic development, supportive services, civic engagement, advocacy, and capacity building.
Applications are due on a rolling basis until all openings are filled. The deadline for the first round is August 30, 2018. Applications are available online: http://www.ac-ocap.com/.