Democracy is not a
spectator sport

OTOC exists to recreate community in our fragmented society.  People are often disconnected and conversations about important issues are difficult.  OTOC seeks to reweave the frayed social fabric and connect people across the lines that tend to divide them:  race and ethnicity, economics, religion, geography and language.

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    Thanks for making this the best OTOC Celebration of Community Ever

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    “Share Our Passion” Thanks to the 500 people who attended  OTOC Celebrating Community on April 1, our most successful annual event to date. Thanks also to the many OTOC leaders who dedicated themselves to  organizing and planning and planning the evening. And thanks to our three wonderful entertainers, numerous local businesses and individuals who believe […]

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    60+ come to Immigration and Refugee Issues Cafe


    Over sixty OTOC and community leaders met at Urban Abbey on February 15 to learn about three of the latest Executive Orders that are aimed at changing the immigration and refugee landscape. This Issues Cafe was lead by the OTOC Immigration and Refugee action team, and featured speakers Shane Ellison, Chief Counsel at Justice for […]

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