Community Partnerships

EHS works closely with area social service agencies and other institutions to offer support and programming across the region. The following entities have working affiliations with EHS:

The Family Resource Center

Each year, among other projects, EHS and the Family Resource Center work with Talawanda Schools and the United Way to offer a Back to School Celebration during which all students on free and reduced lunch are offered school supplies to begin their year along with a new backpack.

The United Way of Oxford and Vicinity

EHS works each year on the Back to School Celebration and for the first time in 2009 The First Tee youth leadership program. First Tee uses the framework of the sport of golf to teach character and leadership. EHS sponsored scholarships and assisted in the planning of the weeklong program.

Oxford Community Art Center

OCAC partners with Miami to sponsor the Sandy Hormell Book Celebration in its venue each fall and co-sponsors and delivers an After School Art program at its site for elementary students during the academic year.

Oxford Community Services Coalition

Made up of the Oxford Rotary, Masons, Kiwanis and Lions Clubs, the OCSC conducts the Summer Harvest Food Drive each spring in association with Kiwanis Pancake Day. Citizens donated nearly $2,000 and food stuffs last year that were donated to the Oxford Community Choice Pantry.

Community Services Agency Network

EHS works with area service organizations to network services for individuals and groups throughout the Talawanda Region.

Friends of Lane Library

The largest benefactor of the Sandy Hormell book Celebration, The Friends organization is a longtime sponsor of and donor to youth educational activities.

The Knolls of Oxford/Miami University Affiliation

Founded in 2005, the board of the affiliation works with both institutions to plan programs and to foster goodwill.

Oxford Seniors/Miami University Affiliation

Founded in 2009, the board of the affiliation works with both institutions to plan programs and foster goodwill.