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Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development (OCCORD)

Santa Ana, CA | http://www.occord.org
Joined in March 2007


About Us

Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development (OCCORD) is a community-based nonprofit organization that brings workers, families and community partners together to organize and advocate for good jobs, strong neighborhoods and an inclusive democracy in Orange County.

OCCORD combines community organizing, civic participation, strategic research and advocacy to engage residents, workers, and stakeholders in local government decisions that impact economic opportunity, community health, and overall quality of life.

Our Local Government Accountability Program organizes coalitions and develops policy solutions to ensure that workers and communities benefit from land use planning and economic development policies. Our Citizenship and Immigrant Integration Program assists people through the process of applying for U.S. Citizenship and encourages them to become registered voters. Our Community Engagement & Civic Participation Program builds leadership and organizational structure in neighborhoods and engages in nonpartisan voter registration, education, and mobilization to promote a culture of civic engagement.

Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development (OCCORD) is a community-based nonprofit organization that brings workers, families and community partners together to organize and advocate for good jobs, strong…

Issue Areas Include

  • Civic Engagement
  • Community Development
  • Economic Development
  • Immigrants or Refugees
  • Job & Workplace

Location

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    1505 17th St, Santa Ana, CA 92705, USA
    Suite 122

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