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12/21/2020
Chairman Statement regarding the loss of Pam Thomas: On behalf of the Board of Directors, Staff and Volunteers of Onslow Community Outreach (OCO), we mourn the passing of Pam Thomas.  For over 16 years, Ms. Thomas served as a Board member and advocate for serving our neighbors in need.  In 1998, she was elected as Treasurer of OCO. During her tenure, Ms....
11/12/2020
Click here for orignal article:  Trevor Dunnell The Daily News After five years of hard work and progress, the winds from what was left of Hurricane Zeta threatened to ruin the unavailing of the new Onslow Community Outreach Shelter and Housing Support Center. Although it tried its hardest, officials were able to push through the winds with smiles on their...
05/19/2020
Position: Community Health Worker Grant-funded July 2020–June 2021 32 hours per week. Holidays and paid time off   Responsible for creating and implementing a framework for the organizations social determinants of health. Work across the organization to connect health, food, and housing programs to meet client needs. Serve as a liaison/link/intermediary...
04/09/2020
  For full article, click here.  By Trevor Dunnell, Special to The Daily News Posted Mar 13, 2020 at 4:05 PM   With the COVID-19 virus making its way to Onslow County, local nonprofits are taking preparations to continue helping those in need. When it comes to children with higher risk of hunger, the CHEW (Children Health Eating on Weekends) program...
02/26/2020
Full article here.  By Trevor Dunnell, Special to The Daily News Posted Feb 13, 2020 at 1:00 PM   For three decades, Onslow Community Outreach has served the community by providing basic needs for those in need of a helping hand. According to a press release from OCO, they were founded on Feb. 8, 1990 as a soup kitchen and over the years have added a...