The Olin Group provided strategic support to Accelerate Change Together (ACT) Anaheim, an initiative managed by the Orange County Community Foundation dedicated to meeting the needs of youth in Anaheim. With inaugural funding from the Disneyland Resort, Angels Baseball, the Anaheim Ducks and the Orange County Community Foundation, ACT Anaheim aims to provide a targeted philanthropic response to the challenges of serving youth in California’s 10th largest city.
Since 1994, FaCT has been to strengthen agencies and communities dedicated to promoting stronger family networks that in turn reduce the risk of child abuse and neglect. FaCT provides the following services to help family resource centers (FRC) deliver high-quality, best practice services to the individual child, parent, and family. With funding from the County of Orange Social Services Agency, The Olin Group has partnered with Charitable Ventures of Orange County and the Orange County Alliance for Children and Families to provide network administrative services to the Families and Communities Together (FaCT).
In support of a growing movement dedicated to shared spaces, The Olin Group has teamed up with Orange County Shared Spaces to serve as the tenant community liaison for The Village at 17th Street in Santa Ana, a nonprofit multi-tenant center dedicated to increasing organizational capacity and fostering resource sharing between nonprofits.
The OC Opportunity Initiative is a regional collaborative of grant makers and donors supporting 21 nonprofits that provide legal services, outreach, and education to Orange County’s large and growing population of immigrants and refugees from around the world. By promoting the full participation of our immigrant communities, the OC Opportunity Initiative seeks positive health and educational outcomes for all residents while strengthening the social and cultural fabric of our community. The Olin Group facilitates the initiative’s strategic planning, capacity building, and collective impact development process that produces landscape analyses and road maps for building stronger communication and coordination across the wide spectrum of immigration-related service providers in our region.
The Olin Group provided strategic planning and facilitation to the OC Opportunity Initiative. This included conducting a landscape analysis: click here for the full report and here for the executive summary.
CVOC is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to providing resources and support services to charitable ventures and projects in Orange County, California. CVOC was formed to provide emerging charitable ventures with incubation and fiscal accounting services to meet the diverse needs of the region’s population. The Olin Group incubated CVOC for its first ten years, and continues to work with CVOC to support its success.