Our Mission Statement


Executive Director Joe Devany

The Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission (OHCAC) will foster and promote planning services and developmental efforts for the mobilization and utilization of resources, public and private, for coordinated attack upon conditions of poverty affecting the inhabitants of the area.


OHCAC will continuously support economic self – sufficiency. It will encourage the provisions of services, and other activities toward developing employment and economic opportunities, improving human performance, individual and group motivation, productivity, housing and bettering conditions under which people live, learn, and work.


OHCAC will solicit, contract for, receive, administer, and disburse any funds, grants, bequests, devises, and other resources for the execution and implementation of specific or general programs in carrying out its purposes.


Contact/Mailing information

Mailing Address:                                                              Our Physical Address:

Ohio Heartland CAC                                                        Ohio Heartland CAC
P.O. Box 779                                                                      372 E. Center St.
Marion, OH 43301-0779                                                 Marion, OH 43302

(740) 387-1039

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Our office is generally open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM and closed on Saturday, Sunday, and most holidays.