Opportunity Parish Ecumenical Neighborhood Ministry (OPEN M), a ministry of faith, health and hope, is seeking highly qualified applicants for its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) position. OPEN M, also known as Opportunity for People Everywhere in Need Ministry, is a vibrant and highly effective nonprofit organization with an annual operating budget of more than $1 million that serves more than 9,000 individuals annually with education, food, employment, social, and health services – all intended to break the cycle of poverty and improve the health of our community, one family at a time. Located in Akron, Ohio, in one of the community’s most disadvantaged areas, OPEN M leverages a community alliance of churches, businesses and more than 1,200 volunteers to offer programs to those in need. More information about the organization, its vision and mission can be found at www.openm.org. Founded in 1968, OPEN M fulfills its mission by partnering with others to offer programs such as: • The Community Works Connection, which assists those in poverty to become economically self-sufficient through holistic employment assistance. • A Free Clinic, which is an established point of access to health care for the community’s working poor and uninsured. • A Food Program designed to alleviate hunger in our community, distributing 7 to 9 tons of food annually to those in need. • Education programs that range from its Building Blocks pre-school program to Getting Ahead, which helps participants better understand the framework of poverty and individuals in poverty.