The Council for Economic Opportunities is working hard to reach an even greater number of Cuyahoga County residents who want to enroll a child in preschool, discover how to better cope with life’s challenges and/or learn how to write an eye-catching resume to get a job interview. The Council is rethinking, strategizing and realigning the services it provides as well as strengthening its valued community partnerships to best serve residents in Greater Cleveland.
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CLEVELAND, Feb. 15, 2017 — The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) today announced that the Executive Director of the National Head Start Association, Yasmina Vinci, is coming to Cleveland on February 28 to study the turnaround...read more
The National Head Start Association (NHSA) in Washington D.C. has selected the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland’s Head Start program as a national “Bright Spot” for its turnaround within two years. The Council’s leadership team will...read more
The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland announces its Home Energy Assistance Winter Crisis Program for income eligible residents of Cuyahoga County. Beginning on November 1st and operating through the end of March, the Home Energy Assistance Winter...read more
Police Chief Calvin Williams and the Council for Economic Opportunities launch Friendship through Reading
Reading regularly to a child is one of the most important things you can do during his or her formative years. Keeping a community’s children safe as they continue to grow and develop is dependent upon communication and trust between children, families and a...read more
The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) announces sponsorship of the USDA-funded Child and Adult Care Food Program. List the name and address of the institution’s participating sites (attach additional page if necessary): _Bellaire: 12502...read more
Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland consolidates downtown offices, sharpens focus on community needs
As it continues the strategic recalibration of its approach to serving people living in poverty in our community, the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland will consolidate its administrative offices and Central Neighborhood Opportunity Center in a...read more
It’s back to school for hundreds of Council for Economic Opportunities’ Head Start preschool children across Greater Cleveland on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Special guest City of Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams will kick off the first day back to school at 10...read more
Look out world: nearly one thousand bright-eyed and eager five-year-olds and their families are ready to move on to Kindergarten and graduate from high-quality Head Start preschools around Greater Cleveland in late May and throughout June. Dr. Jacklyn Chisholm,...read more
Family fun takes center stage and nutrition is in the spotlight as the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland prepares for its annual Family Wellness Carnivals, funded by a grant from the Ohio Commission on Minority Health. With the help of community...read more
The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland’s high-quality Head Start early learning program will open its newest center in the Union Miles community on Monday, February 22, 2016 due in great part to PRE4CLE’s largest grant award during its first round...read more