The mission of Ohio City Power is to improve the spiritual and physical well-being of a community with Programs and Services in Faith-Based Economic Development.
Connect to the Ohio City Power Network, a non-denominational community of entrepreneurs, businesses, and customers developing innovative projects for faith-based economic development.
Ohio City Power is a two-part program connecting the homeless & jobless to recreational activities, skills training, and employment opportunities. Programs serve Ohio City community at St. Paul's Community Church and Outreach in Ohio City, Cleveland, Ohio.
Program: Around The World Basketball. Photo: Beginning. Image © Alice Merkel.
Around The World Skills Building Games, Bingo, and the Ohio City Bandits basketball tournaments are sponsored by Ohio City Power and held at St. Paul's Community Outreach gymnasium located at 4427 Franklin Blvd., in Cleveland, Ohio.
Recreation promotes good health, well-being and access to healthy opportunities for team building and relationship development.
Program: One-On-One Job Coaching Photo: Resume Discussion. Image © Alice Merkel.
One-On-One Job Coaching is a career placement program to assist men and women in developing their full career potential.
Coaching, mentoring and training sessions led by volunteer business executives address areas of personal development, skills training, career planning, and what to expect in a job interview process.
The program begins with early getting-to-know-you sessions, progressing to small assembly job experience, to focusing on preparing for future job interviews.
Program: Federated Flies Photo: Close Detail. Image © Alice Merkel.
Ohio City Power Store sales are a source of income for Ohio City Power members.
The Ohio City Power Store sells the following quality products and services crafted by the homeless and jobless:
The Ohio City Power Store is where you will find hard-to-find custom services and beautiful hand crafted items made by volunteers, the homeless and jobless. Store products are a source of income for Ohio City Power members who gain training, team work experience, accountability and fun!
Holiday Chocolaty Pops 2012!
Candy Making produces seasonal holiday chocolates. Candy is made by Friends in commercial kitchens at St. Paul's Community Outreach and at The Federated Church, Chagrin Falls, Ohio.
Purchase your selection at the Ohio City Power Store.
Small Parts Assembly
Shown: Stack of Networks. Image © Alice Merkel.
Small Assembly Projects of all kinds are completed for local businesses. Ohio City Power Friends coordinate per job order, assemble projects quickly, and deliver finished products.
Place your order at email@example.com
Shown: Tie Dye T-Shirt
Hand Crafted T-Shirts, Scarves and Home Accessories are made by The Federated Church Elderlife, Chagrin Falls, Ohio and by Ohio City Power community in Ohio City, Ohio.
Items are sold at local craft fairs and can be purchased at the Ohio City Power Store.
Program: Federated Flies Photo: Spark Flies. Image © Alice Merkel.
Federated Flies are
beautiful sought-after hand tied flies for fly fishing. Expert craft instructors train tiers at St. Paul's Outreach facility with provided equipment and materials.
Purchase fly fishing flies at the Ohio City Power Store.
Donate toward the cost of local travel, lunch tickets, or wardrobe to improve member personal presentation. Ohio City Power coordinates member participation in area educational workforce development workshops and provides transportation to employment interviews when needed.
Bus Fare Passes
Photo: Traffic Exposure. Image © Alice Merkel.
Members need bus passes for public transportation to get to the Ohio City Power programs and services hosted at St. Paul's Community Church and Outreach.
To donate to the cost of bus passes send an e-mail entitled "Bus Pass Donation" to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond in 1 day.
Job Placement Workshop Expenses
Workshop Learning. Photo: Courtesy of I-Open.
Friends attending workshops hosted by larger employment and workforce development organizations may include fees for attendance, educational materials, and meals.
To help pay for expenses send an e-mail entitled "Workshop Fee Donation" to email@example.com and we will respond in 1 day.
Photo: Green Motion. Image © Alice Merkel.
Positive first impressions and appropriate attire for employment requires well fitting clothing and shoes. You can help a job seeker present themselves at their best.
Donate by sending an e-mail entitled "Wardrobe Improvement Donation" to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond in 1 day.
Ohio City Power @
St. Paul's Community Church and Outreach
4427 Franklin Blvd. | Cleveland, Ohio 44113
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Design by Betsey Merkel