Our Community Cares Camp’s goal is to create a caring community where every child can find success. OCCC has a number of partners with equally important goals. On Our Partners page you can learn more about our different partner types and partner relationships. Read the mission statements of our partner organizations. If you want to learn more about one of our partners, click on their links to be transported to their website.
A proprietary program formerly named Hunger Is, working to eradicate childhood hunger in America.
Nourishing Neighbors raises awareness, engages volunteers and raises funds to support innovative and effective programs throughout the country focused on ensuring every child in America has access to a healthy breakfast.
Kids on the Ball, founded by Jake Agna in 2000, is a nationally acclaimed tennis program based in Burlington, Vermont. Over the past decades, thousands of area youth have participated in the various programs learning life skills and lessons disguised as tennis.
Jericho Summer Recreation provides a very robust summer camp program with food provided by OCCC for 4 of their 6 weeks.
The agency’s Child Nutrition Programs staff administer the federal programs that support nutritious meals and snacks in schools, daycare settings and summer program sites, ensuring that nutritious, high-quality meals and snacks are served to program participants in all eligible sites in Vermont.
The town generously donates storage space for OCCC materials when camp is not in session.
Mount Mansfield Unified Union School District is an important partner for OCCC. MMUUSD cooperates with OCCC to provide space and transportation for our summer campers. OCCC provides food for all students attending MMUUSD academic programs.