Additional OPJCC Web Links
Bread for the World
A collective Christian voice urging our nation's leaders to end hunger at home and abroad.
Children’s Defense Fund
Provides a strong, effective and independent voice for all the children of the U.S. who cannot vote, lobby or speak for themselves. They pay particular attention to the needs of poor and minority children and those with disabilities.
Cincinnati Interfaith Workers Center
Established in 2005 to help mobilize, educate and organize low wage and immigrant workers. These efforts are designed to give low-income workers from all walks of life the opportunity to creatively challenge the power relationships with their employers and improve their working terms and conditions.
Green BEAN Delivery
Networked with the best organic produce growers & local artisans, they provide home delivery of organic produce & natural groceries to Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, Dayton and Columbus.
To work with communities to end hunger and poverty and to care for Earth.
Human Rights Watch
An independent organization dedicated to defending and protecting human rights. By focusing international attention where human rights are violated, they give voice to the oppressed and hold oppressors accountable for their crimes.
Interfaith Business Builders
An organization of people from the Cincinnati faith community, focused on the development and promotion of employee-owned, cooperative businesses in Cincinnati’s low income neighborhoods.
To alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities.
Addresses the root causes of extreme poverty, taking a holistic, community-led approach to sustainable development. Their work unites science, business, civil society and government in these efforts by
empowering communities and partners alike to become a part of the solution to ending extreme poverty.
National Coalition for the Homeless
A national network of people who are currently experiencing or who have experienced homelessness, activists and advocates, community-based and faith-based service providers, and others committed to a single mission: To prevent and end homelessness while ensuring the immediate needs of those experiencing homelessness are met and their civil rights protected.
Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association
Uses education, advocacy, and grassroots organizing to promote local and organic food systems, helping farmers and consumers reconnect and together build a sustainable food system.
Project Santo Niño
A team of Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati, volunteers, massage therapists, special education teachers, physical and speech therapists, and others who want to share their time, talent and loving service. The extreme poverty of Anapra makes every child one with special needs in education, healthcare, and housing. But the most forgotten are those with physical and mental disabilities. They are the children for whom the Santo Niño project was created.