EOC is providing financial assistance to Furloughed Federal Workers in Indian River and Okeechobee County.  Assistance in Indian River County is available for mortgage, rent, electric, and food.  Assistance in Okeechobee County is available for electric.  Residents of Indian River County should call 772-562-4177.  Residents of Okeechobee County should call 863-347-2240.

Agency Excellence Award

We are proud to announce we have been awarded the AGENCY EXCELLENCE AWARD from the United Way! The Award was accepted by our Executive Director, Angela Davis Green at the Community Leaders Breakfast. The Agency Excellence Award is presented to an agency which demonstrates excellence in achieving measurable results and which has made an impact on the community through its reach and vision. This award recognizes a funded partner of the United Way of Indian River County which has demonstrated excellence in the areas of programmatic and administrative excellence, community collaboration and outreach, and United Way support.

9-14-18 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – Early Bird Classroom at Dodgertown Elementary

Today we celebrated the opening of our Early Bird early childhood education classroom for 3-year-olds at Dodgertown Elementary School in Gifford.  We would like to extend our sincere thanks and appreciation to the funders who made the opening of the Dodgertown classroom possible:  Impact 100, John’s Island Foundation, John’s Island Community Service League, and Indian … Read more


EOC is seeking a Board Member to serve on our 12-member Board of Directors. OKEECHOBEE RESIDENT PREFERRED. Interested candidates should contact Executive Director, Angela Davis-Green at 772-562-4177 Ext. 1117.

EOC Awarded $100,000 Grant from Impact 100

We are thrilled to receive a $100,000 Impact 100 Grant to expand our Early Bird Early Childhood Education Program for 3-year-olds to Gifford. Beginning in August 2018, we will serve 17 children from the Dodgertown School Zone in a modular classroom to be located on the campus of Dodgertown Elementary School. Early Bird mirrors the … Read more