Opportunity Resource Services is a nonprofit community based organization located in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex that is committed to community engagement. We secure long-term investments for local communities, which provide resources and create opportunities for constituents to achieve educational, financial, and personal success.
Opportunity Resource Services is dedicated to providing information and resources to empower individuals in achieving their goals.
Our Core Values:
Access & Exposure
In order to engage our constituents and inspire them to reach their goals, ORS provides access to information and technology, and exposure to opportunities to expand their base of knowledge.
Open & Honest Communication
Communication and transparency with those we serve and other members of the community enables ORS to build confidence in the organization and create lasting relationships.
ORS is committed to providing long-term investments in local communities by providing resources and opportunities for constituents to achieve educational, financial, and personal success.
In order to maximize resources and to have the most profound impact, ORS continually evaluates the effectiveness and efficiency of programs and services.
Board of Directors:
The Upward Bound Program and Upward Bound Math & Science Program at ORS are each 100% federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education for $267,000 annually. All programs welcome and encourage participation by interested individuals regardless of race, national origin, gender, or disability.
Opportunity Resource Services mission is to alleviate rural poverty, increase educational attainment, and improve rates of upward mobility in rural Texas communities.