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Maggie's Outreach Community Economic Development Center

Listing Last Update: November 28, 2016


1284 Fayetteville Road
Raeford, NC 28376

Primary Contact

Ophelia Ray

(910) 875-6623

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To help my child learn
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • Family literacy program

Program Overview

• To provide individual and family services to the
low-income families i.e. economic needs,
financial awareness, literacy program, job
• To promote and help develop a cooperative
working relationship between residents and the
business community.
• To develop a functional facility that will engage
in activities that foster growth of individuals and
their community resources, and train individuals
for a sustainable future
• To foster a sense of community amongst business
and families through interactive outreach and
• To encourage respect for the environment,
devotion to country, and respect for mankind

Mailing Address: PO Box 326 Raeford, NC 28376

Mission Statement

MOCEDC's mission is to improve, promote and support economic development, educational achievement, leadership skills and cohesive community service through community developed solutions, workforce solutions training connecting local business with empowered employees.

Hours of operation: 9am-6pm Monday-Friday

Cost info:  Employment assistance- Workforce Readiness which includes Job ready resume, structured 15 hours job readiness skills training, Online Job search, contacts and referral resources. Workshops and Seminars  Housing assistance- Provides referral to available housing  Substance abuse/Mental Health Treatment services  Transportation services- Assists clients with transportation to and from training centers while enrolled in programs and Job fairs- $.56/ mile – Gas and reimbursable State mileage rate  Child care services- MOCEDC provides after school services, tutoring, and camp $35 per week per eligible child 5 days from 3pm-6pm  Educational/ vocational training services- computer training (8-16 sessions: beginners, intermediate, and advanced) Services are provided for ages 16 years to adults. General Education Degree Training- GED $25 registration fee plus $66 for online testing academy materials Adult Basic Education (ABE) Serve Save Food services certification (1-2 day course) The ServeSave Food Certification is $100 which includes material and licensure  Family Support Services- Family Literacy, Financial Literacy, Health Insurance assistant -$7.25 per staff hour per client Driver’s License / State Issued ID Card  Clothing- provide clothing for work assistants and families  Food- provide perishable, provide referral to available food distribution  Other (Specify) Other services listed, clothing, food, housing referrals See Above No charge :Items distributed according to availability and need ********Individuals may qualify for free or reduced services if meet the eligibility guidelines for financial assistance. *************

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

Maggie's Outreach Program strives to provide a quick response and collaborative problem solving to Hoke and Lee Countis and to the surrounding counties as well. MOCEDC strives to build our community and maintain quality neighborhoods through a range of programs, education, resources, one-on-one assistance, volunteerism, and outreach.

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