01
Oct
2021

STW003 HOC College Success Program

10-01-2021 - 06-01-2022
Free

CODE STW003      

Program Name: HOC College Success Program                   Ages: High School Juniors & Seniors

Facilitator: First Generation College Bound, Inc (FGCB)         Fee: $25 via FGCB Interest Form

Days of the Week: ☒Monday   ☒Tuesday   ☒Wednesday   ☒Thursday   ☒Friday

Note: Scheduled meeting times will be provided and vary throughout the academic year and could include weekend activities.

Start Date: 10/1/2021       End Date: 6/1/2022

Start Time: N/A       End Time: N/A

Location: To Be Announced

Program Description: First Generation College Bound and HOC are working together to make your college dreams come true! The program will offer an array of programs and services throughout your junior and senior year that will help you to successfully graduate high school and prepare for college admissions. This includes one-on-one coaching and student mentoring by FGCB’s College Success Coach, assistance with SAT preparation, FAFSA completion, college admission procedures, and more. Upon registration, you will receive further instructions on how to complete FGCB’s registration process to include the one-time payment of $25. Limited spots available and services provided on a first come first served basis.

Please note that calendar of events, coaching and mentoring sessions, workshops, etc. will be provided throughout the course of the academic year. Program workshops and mentoring sessions are mandatory for students. Parent/Guardian must participate in scheduled information sessions prior to registration. Contact Erika Conner at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

11
Oct
2021

STW002-Small Business Strategy Course

10-11-2021 6:00 pm - 12-13-2021 9:30 pm
Virtual
Free

CODE STW001 Program Name: Small Business Strategy Course     Ages: 18+

Facilitator: A. Anne Alston                                                                    Fee: $55.00

Days of the Week: ☒Monday ☐Tuesday ☐Wednesday ☐Thursday ☐Friday

Start Date: 10/11/2021 End Date: 12/13/2021

Start Time: 6:00PM End Time: 9:30PM

Location: Virtual via Zoom Program

Description: ALSTNTEC is a Small Business consulting company that aims to help startups and new entrepreneurs in various stages of their small business goals; and provide a platform to promote and market products and services. The 10-week program offers professional small business training, workshops, mentoring, and small business promotional services.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

14
Oct
2021

STW002-Small Business Strategy Course - Thursday

10-14-2021 6:00 pm - 12-16-2021 9:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: Small Business Strategy Course      Ages: 18+

Facilitator: A. Ann Alston                                            Fee: $55.00

Days of the Week: ☐Monday ☐Tuesday ☐Wednesday ☒Thursday ☐Friday

Start Date: 10/14/2021 End Date: 12/16/2021

Start Time: 6:00PM       End Time: 9:30PM

Location: Virtual via Zoom Program Description: ALSTNTEC is a Small Business consulting company that aims to help startups and new entrepreneurs in various stages of their small business goals; and provide a platform to promote and market products and services. The program offers professional small business training, workshops, mentoring, and small business promotional services.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

13
Dec
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual- Mondays

12-13-2021 5:00 pm -6:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: Financially Re-Inventing Yourself During COVID   Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Resident Services-Financial Literacy Coach                 Fee: Free

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

Virtual Access Needs: Access to Google Meet link and dial –in information will be included on the calendar invite one individual registers.

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges during COVID. Addressing budget and credit challenges during COVID19. Helping HOC and waitlist members identify financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

Days of the Week:   Monday  

 

14
Dec
2021

Coaching Information Session

12-14-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free
All sessions will cover budgeting, how to create and manage your budget, understanding and repairing your credit. 
 How to improve your credit score.
15
Dec
2021

Housing Fundamentals - Wednesdays

12-15-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS     Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                              Fee: Free

Days of the Week:  ☐Monday   ☐Tuesday   ☒Wednesday   ☐Thursday    ☐Friday

Start Date: 7/21/2021       

Start Time: 6:00 P.M.         End Time: 7:30 P.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Workshop

Program Description: Everyone needs safe, decent and stable housing. This interactive workshop focuses on the agency’s mission in keeping residents housed in the various housing programs that the Housing Opportunities Commission has to offer.  The workshop attempts to empower participants with information that will assist them in being successful with housing.  The workshop combines effective strategies and information on available resources that can help a resident to successfully maintain his/her housing. Participants will develop a better understanding of his/her housing program and guidelines and the rights and responsibilities outlined in a lease.  Must register online to participate.  Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.       

16
Dec
2021

Housing Fundamentals - Thursdays

12-16-2021 10:00 am -11:30 am
Virtual
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS          Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                                   Fee: Free

Days of the Week: ☐Monday   ☐Tuesday   ☐Wednesday   ☒Thursday   ☐Friday

Start Date: 7/15/2021       End Date: 7/15/2021

Start Time: 10:00 A.M.       End Time: 11:30 A.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Workshop

Program Description: Everyone needs safe, decent and stable housing. This interactive workshop focuses on the agency’s mission in keeping residents housed in the various housing programs that the Housing Opportunities Commission has to offer. The workshop attempts to empower participants with information that will assist them in being successful with housing. The workshop combines effective strategies and information on available resources that can help a resident to successfully maintain his/her housing. Participants will develop a better understanding of his/her housing program and guidelines and the rights and responsibilities outlined in a lease. Must register online to participate.   Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.      

05
Jan
2022

STW001-Small Business Strategy Course Orientation

01-05-2022 10:00 am -12:00 pm
Virtual
Free

STW001 - Program Name: Small Business Strategy Course Orientation    Ages: 18+

Facilitator: A. Anne Alston                                                                           Fee: Free

Week: ☐Monday ☐Tuesday ☒Wednesday ☐Thursday ☐Friday

Start Date: 1/5/2022 End Date: 1/5/2022 Start

Time
: 10:00 AM    End Time: 12:00PM

Location: Virtual via Zoom

Program Description: ALSTNTEC is a Small Business consulting company that aims to help startups and new entrepreneurs in various stages of their small business goals; and provide a platform to promote and market products and services. The 10-week program offers professional small business training, workshops, mentoring, and small business promotional services

10
Jan
2022

K & M Fun Time STEAM’n

01-10-2022 4:30 pm - 06-09-2022 5:30 pm
$25.00

STW001  
Program Name: K & M Fun Time STEAM’n                         Grades: 3rd – 5th

Facilitator: Katrina Taylor & Mary Ellison                              Fee: $25 per child  

Days of the Week:  Monday   Tuesday      Thursday  

Start Date: 1/10/2022            End Date: 6/9/2022

Start Time: 4:30 pm              End Time:  5:30 pm

Location: Online

Program Description: We have the perfect solution to keep your child involved in STEAM enrichment by engaging them in everyday STEAM activities like cooking, doing fun experiments, exploring, and more while at home. This program will stimulate your child’s curiosity through science, engaging them with technology and engineering, art and math activities. Enjoy these live interactive STEAM education sessions while learning to solve problems by using your critical thinking skills and having fun all at the same time. We will have MANNA Food Center, Mad Science, and Peace Mode Fit on with us as facilitators doing live and interactive activities. HOC Elementary-aged youth are welcome to register.  Each session will be 1 hour long, but staff will be available virtually between 4:15 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  There are 25 virtual spots available.  The program registration deadline is Tuesday, December 28, 2021.  Program Highlights: Academic support to include homework assistance, arts & crafts, health & fitness, dance, and social and life skills activities. Parents or guardians will be required to pick up supplies once per month from a designated location. More information on pickup locations and schedules will be provided after registration is completed.  Supervision by a parent or guardian may be required for activities. Each child will be provided with all supplies needed for activities, guided instruction, a personal log-in link, a completion certificate, and a gift for perfect attendance.

NOTICE: Participants must have a Chromebook or electronic device to log in.

22
Feb
2022

CSC Virtual - Montgomery County Resource Information Session-Tuesday

02-22-2022 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free

CSC Virtual 

Program Name: Montgomery County Resource Information Session     Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                                                                Fee: Free

Days of the Week:  ☐Monday   ☒Tuesday   ☐Wednesday   ☐Thursday    ☐Friday

Start Date: 2/22/2022         End Date: 2/22/2022

Start Time: 6:00 P.M.         End Time: 7:30 P.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Resource Sharing

Program Description:  Need know how to find and navigate available resources? Resident Services will host monthly resource sharing sessions monthly.  This is an opportunity for participants to learn about available resources in Montgomery County and at HOC to include food resources, wellness, financial assistance resources for emergencies, employment, tuition assistance, etc.  The sessions are offered on the fourth Tuesday of each month in the evening and on the fourth Thursday during the day.  Staff will provide information on how to navigate services.  This will also provide a space for participants to inquire about their resource needs.  In addition, this will be an opportunity for participants to learn about the services offered by the Resident Services Division. Must register online to participate.  Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.