Organization AKA: The Resource Center
Director: Erin O’Dell
Organization physical address: 423 Prune Alley, Eastsound, WA, 98245.
Organizational mailing address (if different to above): P.O. Box 931, Eastsound, WA, 98245.
Email Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone number Director: (360)376-3184
Organization Website: http://www.orcascrc.org
Organization Mission Statement: To ensure all Orcas Islanders have access to services and support for their well-being.
Registered Business structure/Charitable status: (501(c)3, 503, LLC, community based social group) 501(c)3.
Target Audience or Areas Served or Area of Operation: Through our partnerships with multiple organizations, we ensure islanders have access to mental and physical health services, the means with which to heat their homes, food for their families, assistance when faced with eviction, clothing, dental and vision care, and much more. Our goal is to improve the quality of life of Orcas Islanders. The Resource Center helped 819 individuals from 413 households access greater than 3,000 services in 2016 alone.
Organizational Service Area, Categories, Tags: Orcas Island Residents,
Children, Youth and Parenting,
Food and Nutrition,
Housing and Shelter,
Information and Referral,
Description of Services- Families: The Orcas Community Resource Center’s goal is to improve the quality of life of Orcas Islanders in crisis.
Description of Services- Adults: OCRC offers a variety of services to assist individuals and families in the form of direct services or access to local, county, or state agency services.
Description of Services- Youth/Teen: OCRC partners with Island Market and Orcas Lions Club to provide Christmas gifts for island children through the Giving Tree, Sons of the American Legion to provide shoes for children, and ECEAP and a local donor to hold the annual Kindergarten Transition Bus Ride & School Tour and the Kindergarten Transition Banquet.
Volunteer Opportunities/Needs Current needs include donations for:
Ferry Tickets for Medical Appointments
Charitable Donations Accepted: Yes. Donations may be made via Orcas Island Community Foundation and on our website, orcascrc.org.