O.C.O.A. has ten practical solutions to end generations of hopelessness in America based on decades of primary data and life experiences. These ten solutions will reduce poverty and crime while strengthening families, revitalizing communities, placing veterans first, and developing a robust workforce in America.
Workforce Development / Strengthening Families
iTHINK Solutions (iS) delivers innovative, viable, and practical solutions to solve age-old and modern issues that plague hard to reach and historically underserved communities. iS models focus on results that produce metrics, provide transferable data, and reduce the burden of government while protecting taxpayers against waste and fraud.
iS's mission is to license their signature solutions to smaller local nonprofits that traditionally receive little to no funding but have the heart and fortitude to get the job done.
WE ARE GOING HOME
We Are Going Home is a community policing initiative designed to save lives and create a sense of trust between citizens and police officers. American lives have ended too soon from both citizens and peace officers at an alarming rate, and lack of faith is the number one issue.
We all must trust the badge and what it represents. We Are Going Home will provide educational training, for both peace officers and citizens. The desired outcome focuses on how to react and deal with adverse situations to ensure that everyone returns home safely.
BUILDING QUALIFIED EMPLOYEES AND
Opportunity Centers of America (O.C.O.A.) seeks to bring change to American Urban Communities through job training, real estate revitalization, strengthening families, and social issue education. O.C.O.A. was formed after the 2016 election cycle and is dedicated to helping ALL AMERICANS – regardless of race, religion, or political affiliations. During the election cycle, a great depth of unfavorable conditions was discovered in America's Urban Communities, causing O.C.O.A. founder to vow to bring a positive change into those communities.
O.C.O.A.'s mission is to Restore Families Across America by addressing a lack of opportunities, the broken family unit, and issues of safety. For O.C.O.A. to fulfill its mission, it also serves Rural America through various partnerships. O.C.O.A. plans to provide multiple opportunities that will positively affect future generations. O.C.O.A. requires individuals to participate in their projects to have some level of personal investment. History has demonstrated that those with skin in the game fight harder for a successful outcome. When one is required and rewarded for thinking BIG, greatness will follow.
Strengthening Families, Workforce, and Business Development
V.E.T.S. (Veterans Essentials Transitional System) focuses on practical solutions is a 4 x 4 plan. VETS 4 x4 project addresses the following four issues in 4 years.
Each issue plays a significant role in completing the process of a healthy and productive individual.
LIGHTING UP 2020
Preserving The Future
Lighting Up 2020 mission is to provide specialized training to 2020 High Seniors that were impacted by COVID-19. Each trainee will have an opportunity to partner with O.C.O.A to become the most productive direct marketing arm ever to exist.
Beyond the financial impact for each youth, the success of Lighting Up 2020 will reduce the number of Undeserved households, thus creating healthier families and communities.