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Board of Directors

The private nonprofit eligible entity [Ozark Opportunities, Inc.] shall administer the Community Services Block Grant Program through a tripartite board that fully participates in the development, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the program to serve low-income communities. The board shall be composed so as to assure that:

  1. elected public officials or their permanent representatives shall comprise one-third of the board;

  2. representatives of low-income persons shall comprise at least one-third of the board;

  3. representatives of business, industry, labor, religious, law enforcement, education or other major groups and interest in the community shall comprise the remainder of the board.

(State of Arkansas, Department of Human Services, Office of Community Services, Community Services Block Grant State Plan and Application)

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