Washington County
Economic Opportunity Council

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Fort Edward, New York 12828

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Washington County Eoc in the news

Washington Co. EOC Interview with LookTV 10/01/15


Tyler Whitney, Senior Program Coordinator, and Claire Murphy, Executive Director, of the Washington County Economic Opportunity Council sat down with LookTV to talk about ways the EOC helps our community.

 

At 50, Head Start has helped generations
PostStar article April 19, 2015
At 50, Head Start has helped generations
This summer marks 50 years of services provided to millions of families across the country through Head Start.
As programs in Washington and Warren counties prepare for celebrations marking their success, others are reflecting on their experiences in the program.

 

Hannaford store lends Helping Hands to food pantries
PostStar Photo February 14, 2015
Donna Young, Kingsbury Hannaford store manager, Sam Hall, Washington County EOC chairman of board of directors, Sue Omiecinski, Washington County EOC program director, Claire Murphy, executive director of the Washington County EOC and Tyler Whitney, Washington County EOC program director, met recently to announce the store's success in the Helping Hands program. The store sold nearly 400 boxes to benefit local food pantries.

 

As cold hits, all who need coats can find one free
PostStar article November 20, 2014
FORT EDWARD -- Weeks of preparing for Thursday’s annual Coat Boutique, organized by the Washington County Economic Opportunity Council, paid off for organizers, volunteers and participants, with about 260 people receiving 225 coats and 435 extra items.


 

 

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