Thoughts from the CEO

Meet the CEO

 

Jacklyn A. Chisholm, Ph.D. is President and Chief Executive Officer here at the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC). She believes one of the best parts of her job is talking with people across the Cleveland area, and hearing their stories. Each week, she’ll blog about those experiences to give you an inside look of the important work the Council does each day. Dr. Chisholm is excited to deepen her connection to the people of Cleveland by sharing these stories and experiences with you.

CERTIFIED TO GROW

A child's mind is a sponge from birth. Research shows that children develop quickly in the early years, which is why early childhood programs like Head Start are critical to preparing children to succeed in school and in life. The hallmark of the Council for Economic...

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PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

The best investment anyone can make is an investment in themselves. At the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) we believe wholeheartedly that our personal development services provided by our committed staff can help you become your "best...

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CEOGC – HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Utilities can be a significant burden on families that may be struggling with rent, food, daycare, medical bills and so much more. The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) administers three programs to assist low income families with their...

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HEAD START — QUALITY CHILDHOOD EARLY EDUCATION

The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) has served as the Community Action Agency (CAA) for Cuyahoga County for more than 50 years.  In addition to being the largest CAA in Ohio, we operate the largest Head Start program. In fact, our first...

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DECISION

Everyday, we are bombarded with the need to make decisions; some are easy and some are difficult. For many of the families we serve at the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC), decisions can mean the difference between getting help in the...

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