Welcome to the March edition of the HOC Newsletter. This month we are proud to share important news, information, and opportunities from HOC and our local County Partners. Click here for information about The Commission for Women's 2024 Girl Power Contest.


Tony S. Davis Memorial Scholarship

$5,000 College Scholarship awarded to five (5) HOC high school seniors. If you are planning to attend a college or university this fall and you reside in a HOC assisted housing unit, then this is the scholarship for you.

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HOC Virtual Education Resource Night

Come learn about obstacles that could be preventing your child from making the progress that they are capable of and what you as a parent can do to help.

Thursday | March 21 | 6pm - 7:30pm

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Housing Fundamentals Workshop

This virtual class combines strategies and resources to help you successfully maintain your housing and learn tips from veteran housing professionals.

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Day of Drones

Join HOC Academy in a fun day of games, robots and prizes designed for middle & high school students.

Saturday | March 23 | 11am - 3pm

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Fatherhood Information Sessions

The Fatherhood Initiative Program is designed to help fathers find careers and improve their skills in a supportive dad-focused environment. Attend an information session to learn what this program can do for you.

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FSS Information Sessions

The Family Self-Sufficiency Program (FSS) is a career development program designed specifically to help you and your family grow and achieve. Register today and discover the new changes happening at FSS.

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Financial Literacy Workshops

Join HOC's Financial Literacy Program and take charge of your financial future with our virtual coaching sessions.

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County Resources Workshop

Discover new and helpful resources available for you and your family in Montgomery County and at HOC.

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Workforce Development Program

New career opportunities are available here for current HOC customers. 

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Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing (APAH)

Nonprofit affordable housing developer is hiring for multiple open positions in their organization.

Holy Cross Health

For 55 years Holy Cross Health has been a trusted provider of healthcare in the community. They are looking for people who are exceptionally responsive to the needs of all patients seeking assistance.

Montgomery County Government (MCG)

MCG employs over 10,000 people in more than 30 departments and agencies dedicated to public service excellence. Launch your career at MCG: a premier place to work.

Virtual 50+ Employment Expo

Age 50+ Jobseekers, learn which local employers are hiring now.

Tuesday | March 19, 2024 | 10am - 3pm |

City of Gaithersburg

With more than 70,000 residents located in the heart of Montgomery County, Gaithersburg is one of the largest cities in Maryland. Join their award winning government organization today.

Montgomery County Parks Department

Whether you are looking for a rewarding career change or part-time work in your community. YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE is just an Application away!

City of Rockville

The city of Rockville is committed to attracting, retaining, and developing an effective and diverse workforce dedicated to delivering high quality services to our community. People with great energy and aspirations are welcome to apply today.


MCPS Prekindergarten/Head Start begins March 1

Prekindergarten and Head Start Programs offer free prekindergarten to income-eligible families with children who will be 3 or 4 years old on or before September 1.

Parents may apply online or in person at community locations.


2024 Girls Summit Event

MCPS will host a Girls' Summit on Saturday, March 9 at Northwood High School. This event for students and their parents/caregivers will offer education, resources and activities centered around young women's health..

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Pantry Donation Pick Up Events

Emmanuel Brinklow Seventh Day Adventist Church is hosting a first-come, first-serve food distribution. Registration is required to attend this event. Register for your pick-up by calling: 301-774-0400.

Gaithersburg Financial Empowerment Center | English | Spanish |

Professional, Free, One-On-One Financial Counseling provided by the city of Gaithersburg.

Gilchrist Immigrant Resource Center

The Gilchrist Center is a gateway for Montgomery County's immigrants. Our center provides information and referrals to programs and services offered by government agencies and community organizations.

Irish and Greek American Heritage Month Celebrations

Join Carpe Diem Arts this month as they bring you multiple performing art demonstrations throughout Montgomery County.

Montgomery County Circuit Court Law Library

Life is complicated. Law is complicated. You may need to hire a lawyer. Get information at the Law Library.

Bernie Scholarship

This is a scholarship fund for individuals who seek college or workforce development

training, including undocumented students who qualify as Dreamers.

Metamorphosis Living Connection (MLC)

Are you a teacher, parent, guardian or youth? MLC Youth invites youth to step into greatness! Join us to experience an adventure to genius!

Girls With Impact

Launch Your CEO Era Get back to business with the nation's only live, online 10-week

Business & Leadership program for young women in grades 9-12.

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