OAA defines economic growth as a coordinated, participatory process that engages individuals, organizations, and communities to develop and strengthen skills that increase their economic self-sufficiency. Our programs support small business owners, revitalize community infrastructure, and develop sustainable businesses and livelihoods.
   
OAA provides technical assistance, market linkages, and economic development; livelihood security; micro and small/medium enterprise development; local economic planning and job creation, vocational training, and market information.