Our History

Tioga Opportunities, Inc.

History

Tioga Opportunities, Inc. is a private, 501(c)(3) not for profit, multi-purpose, inter-generational human service agency which emerged from the Kennedy/Johnson “War on Poverty” programs of the l960’s. Incorporated in l965, Federal Community Service Block Grant (CSBG) funds are administered to Tioga Opportunities, Inc. under the jurisdiction of the New York State Department of State Division of Community Services.

 

As a Community Action Agency, Tioga Opportunities, Inc. is a part of a network of over 1,000 Community Action Agencies across the country and a network of 48 across the state.
Community Action exists to address the causes and conditions of poverty using strategies that respond to the community’s unique needs.

Celebrating 55 Years!

Tioga Opportunities, Inc. is celebrating 55 years as a Community Action Agency. Click on the video below for a brief introduction.

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Countryside Community Center reopens June 15

Countryside Community Center reopens June 15

Tioga Opportunities, Inc. will resume services at the Countryside Community Center on June 15. Some activities will gradually return per the Governor's plan. Please call for appointments or schedule of activities: 607-687-4222.

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Delivery services provided

Delivery services provided

Are you homebound and need groceries or prescriptions delivered? Are you over 60? Do you have a compromised immune system? In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and in order to keep our community safe and healthy, Tioga Opportunities, Inc. will be offering grocery and...

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