Reach out with the Ohio Benefit Bank
Is your organization interested in expanding its outreach or ministry? Are you looking to provide another service to your existing clients? Are you trying to find a cost effective way to provide assistance that will get your clients back on their feet?
The Ohio Benefit Bank is the answer! The Ohio Benefit Bank program is completely free for both the agencies who partner with us and their clients. As a result, OBB is a great way to offer another service to your clients at no cost to your organization.
There are only a few simple requirements
1. A computer with a printer and internet access
2. A volunteer or staff member to train
3. To agree to never charge clients
Benefits of OBB
If your organization meets these requirements, then the Ohio Benefit Bank is an option for you. For our partners we provide:
1. A FREE application and tax completion program
2. FREE training and staff support
3. FREE marketing materials
4. FREE event support
Bring OBB to Your Agency
The process of becoming a partner with the Ohio Benefit Bank is easy.
1. Attend a Pre Training Orientation. This is a brief webinar that will introduce you to OBB.
2. Submit your Site Agreement and Site Profile forms
3. Send your staff or volunteers to local training
OBB is Designed for You
The Ohio Benefit Bank recognizes that every organization is unique. Every partner we work with has different resources, clientele, volunteers and needs. As a result, there are many different ways to incorporate OBB into your organization. Contact your local AmeriCorps VISTA Ohio Benefit Bank Community Organizer to discuss how to make OBB work for you!