ACTION is a grassroots community organization which seeks to unite faith groups, schools, neighborhood organizations, tenant councils, and other non-profits to work for social justice.  It is our mission to create a safer community, improve the quality of education, provide a voice for young people, support the rights of immigrants, and strengthen communities in Mahoning Valley (Trumbull, Mahoning, and Columbiana County).  ACTION is based on the premise that residents themselves hold the solutions to the problems that face their communities.  ACTION’s organizing approach involves training and developing local leadership, identifying common

Our Mission

Organization’s mission Guided by our faith traditions, shared values, and multi-cultural collaboration, we strive to develop a community of diverse leaders committed to raising awareness and seeking solutions to overcome poverty, racism, & social injustice.

Executive Board


Monsignor Siffron


Raymond DiCarlo


Jacquie Hays


Rev Nathaniel Dubose

Executive Director Lead Organizer:

Elder Rosetta Carter


Carl Foote

Pat Rosenthal

Rev. Dr. Lewis Macklin

Norma Anderson

Min. Ellis Payne, IV

Kathie Garcia

Min. Roy Jordan

Rev. Dr. Robin Woodberry MVAC

Patricia Marshall

James Hall

Rev. Kenneth Simon

Eleanor Williamson

Father Joseph Rudjak

Rev. Nathiel DuBose

Rev. Jacqueline Hays

Rev. Ross Johnson

Clergy Caucus

Office Staff


Office Manager


Administrative Assistant:

Renae Smith


Support Staff:

Fundraising Committee:

Thomas Welsh Chairperson


Community Members

CommonWealth, Inc.

Holy Bible Church of God

St. Luke Church

Holy Trinity Missionary Baptist Church

St. Michael Church

Peace Action of Youngstown

St. Charles Church

St. Edwards Church

Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church

St. Patrick Church

Our Lady of Hungary

St. Peter & Paul

Southwest Neighborhood Assoc.

International Brotherhood of Christian Men

Price Memorial AME Zion

Mahoning County ASAS Board

New Creation Bible Fellowship Church

New Freedom Baptist Church


ACTION Office Information

Action Office Information:


323 Wick Avenue

P.O.Box 456

Youngstown, Ohio 44501

Phone: 330 941 0475


Email address: ACTIONOH@aol.com


Email our Executive Director LEAD ORGANIZER ROSE CARTER: taulen@aol.com







323 Wick Avenue,

P.O. Box 456,

Youngstown, Ohio  44501

330 941 0475


FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Lead Organizer Rosetta Carter


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