Our Services


Community Works Connection (CWC) offers a 5-day workshop focusing on job readiness, financial literacy, getting and keeping a full-time job.

Family Development

Build resources for self-sufficiency, sign up for Getting Ahead Classes or get involved with Bridges Out of Poverty Workshop.

Food Programs

Food programs help you feed your family with emergency food assistance, hot lunches, and monthly food giveaways.

Medical Clinic

Free Medical Clinic that provides primary healthcare, with a range of specialties to those without health insurance.

Other Services

We host other services like A.A. throughout the year.

Recent News

Mountain of Food at OPEN M

There are plenty combinations of words in the English language that bring immediate pictures to one’s mind; summer day, juicy burger, beach vacation. The list goes on and on. Well, here at OPEN M we have another one to add to that list, Mountain of Food. We’ve all seen people lining up in the wee-hours

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Building Blocks Grad, Keiaina, is Thriving in First Grade!

  OPEN M staff and volunteers work tirelessly day after day to help clients build bridges out of poverty.  One of the highlights for us is when a past client comes to visit with an encouraging update or good news to share. Recently, Education Director, Patty Whetsel, received a visit from the mom of a Building

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Bob Titus to Lead as OPEN M CEO

OPEN M Board of Directors President, Jeff Murphy, announced today that OPEN M’s Chief Operating Officer, Bob Titus, will become CEO effective May 1, 2017. Mr. Titus will succeed Dottie Achmoody, who is retiring after 20 years of service to OPEN M, with the last 12 as CEO. OPEN M (Opportunity for People Everywhere in

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A Calling That Has Changed Her Life

As OPEN M bids a fond farewell to Dottie Achmoody upon her retirement from her role as CEO on March 31, we look back at her extraordinary accomplishments, and the impact she has had not just at OPEN M but on the greater Akron community. Perseverance Dottie was born in Akron and graduated from Barberton

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