Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development

  • Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development
  • Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development

What do you like about doing business in Ohio?

Through our member agencies we are able to improve the lives of low income people throughout the Appalachian Region. These people are hardworking, resilient and appreciative of the support they receive.

Description of business:

The Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development (COAD) is a coalition of 17 Community Action agencies serving 30 counties, primarily in the Appalachian region of Ohio. COAD was incorporated in 1982 and received a 501 (c) (3) designation from the IRS. Each of the member agencies provides services in their local communities. For several large grants and contracts COAD is the applicant and subcontracts with its member agencies. COAD also operates the Ohio Weatherization Training Center and is the sole certified training provider in Ohio for individuals working for the Home Weatherization Assistance Program. In conjunction with its member agencies, COAD works to improve the lives of people in the Appalachian region of Ohio. This work includes the provision of up to 30 college scholarships annually to low income students from the region.

Company Statistics

Location: 1 Pinchot Lane, P.O. Box 787
Athens, Ohio 45701
Athens County
Type of Industry: Social Services, Community Development, Training and Education
Products/Services: Community Development, Early Care and Education, Senior and Volunteer Services
Number of Current Employees: 75
Year Company Started: 1982
Website:

www.COADInc.org
www.COAD4kids.org

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