Welcome to Ogontz Avenue Revitalization Corporation (OARC)

Ogontz Avenue Revitalization Corporation (OARC) is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) community development corporation founded in 1983. OARC’s mission is to create and stimulate sustainable economic development through innovative and creative use of our available resources while improving the quality of life for residents in West Oak Lane and other neighborhoods throughout the Northwest section of Philadelphia.

We take a holistic approach toward community revitalization, by focusing on our Five Pillars: Business & Economic Development, Housing Development, Community Engagement, Arts & Culture and Greening Solutions for Sustainable Living!

Presidents Corner

Greetings!

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month,  OARC will present a public service activity by bringing awareness, motivation, inspiration, education, support services  and hope to the community of West Oak Lane!  We are excited to announce the 1st of our monthly collaboration with the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center “Mobile Cancer Screening  Van” to conduct FREE Mammograms in the  community of West Oak Lane!  The Cancer Screening Van  will arrive Tuesday, November 9th and be stationed  at 7152 Ogontz Avenue from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  To receive the FREE Mammogram you must sign-up.  Please see under OARC in the News to sign-up.

All the best,

Kimberly

OARC MISSION

To create and stimulate sustainable economic development through innovative and creative use of our available resources while improving the quality of life for residents in West Oak Lane and other neighborhoods throughout the Northwest section of Philadelphia.

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