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Job Openings

Welcome to the Opportunity Council’s employment page.  The Opportunity Council is a private non-profit Community Action Agency that has been providing services to homeless and low income families and individuals since 1965.  We are committed to assuring that considerations of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, disability, military status, or family responsibility status shall not form the basis for any employment decision.  EEO is the Law:  For more information, click on: If you have questions concerning accessibility/accommodation contact Human Resources at:, 360-734-5121 x303, or Telecommunication RelayServices call 7-1-1 Please review the list of open positions below and click…
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Press Releases

Opportunity Council Press Releases (To see Opportunity Council agency newsletters and other publications, visit our publications page under “About Us.”) 


Reports Click on the title to download (PDF) NEW! 2015 Prosperity Project A community needs assessment for Island, San Juan and Whatcom counties Agency reports: 2014 ELAFS Community Needs Assessment Island County Prosperity Project 2011 San Juan County Prosperity Project 2011 Whatcom County Prosperity Project 2011 Community reports: NEW! ALICE report (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed), Pacific Northwest United Way Women’s Economic Security, LWV Whatcom Whatcom COG Transportation Needs Assessment Research: Weatherization & Healthy Homes impact study OC Newsletters Click on the title to download (PDF) “Community In Action“Weatherization & Health Homes impact study The Opportunity Council agency newsletters Spring 2016…
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