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Office of Business and Community Relations

Program and Services

 

Sheldon Institute

The Sheldon Institute for Barbara Shineman Scholars addresses the academic and cultural needs of motivated, inquisitive and creative students with a two week summer program.

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Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning is a multiple 4-day program for adults ages 50+ to pursue exciting educational and social experiences on campus.

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Small Business Development Center

Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a team of professional counselors who can assist you with all aspects of small business ownership.

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Richard Shineman Foundation Providing a check of $42,000 to Workforce Development Board on April 18,2018

Workforce Development Board

Workforce Development Board (WDB) is a non-profit workforce grant-making organization that oversees employment-related programs.

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Leadership Oswego County

Leadership Oswego County prepares a select group of county residents to become the community stewards of the future

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Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) encourages and fosters the development and maintenance of volunteer opportunities for Americans aged 55 & over.

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Request for Qualifications

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) is an online system that posts bidding opportunities to pre-qualified consultants on behalf of the NYS Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA).

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Professional Development

OBCR provides professional development training to employees of businesses & other organizations of all sizes.

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Staff

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Director, Office of Business & Community Relations
Executive Director, Workforce Development Board

Chena Tucker

Office of Business and Community Relations
315.312.3493
[email protected]

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Senior Business Advisor

John R. Halleron

Business Resource Center
315.312.3493
[email protected]

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Office Assistant

Chelsea Ginett

Business Resource Center
315.312.3493
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Associate Director

Chad Whelsky

Office of Business and Community Relations
315.312.3492
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Project Director, RSVP

Erin Palmitese

Office of Business and Community Relations
315.312.3492
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Program Coordinator, RSVP

Tracie Wallace

Office of Business and Community Relations
315.312.3492
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Program Coordinator

Sarah Ingerson

Office of Business and Community Relations
315.312.3492
[email protected]

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Web Application Developer/Analyst

Pranay Chapagain

Office of Business and Community Relations
315.312.3492
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Office Manager

Bailey Teachman

Office of Business and Community Relations
315.312.3492
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Office of Business and Community Relations

34 East Bridge Street
Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: 315.312.3492
Email: [email protected]

Business Resource Center

121 East First Street
Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: 315.312.3493
Email: [email protected]

Hours of Operation

8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon-Fri