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In The News

In the News

10/25/2021 - Lyon’s Legacy Lives on Via Workforce Academy

With seed funding from the family of one of OC’s real estate legends, the late Gen. William Lyon, as well as Frank Suryan Jr., partner in Lyon Living, nonprofit Orangewood Foundation is rolling out a new program that pairs disadvantaged young adults in apprenticeship opportunities with local construction firms and other companies. (Orange County Business Journal)

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10/07/2021 - Fostering Success: Orangewood Foundation’s Youth Connected Program

Life is unpredictable for youth in foster care. A change in foster care placement is more than just a housing transition; it’s often a change in schools, teachers, and requirements to graduate as well. (SeaCliff Living October 2021)

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10/07/2021 - Fostering Success: Orangewood Foundation’s Youth Connected Program

Life is unpredictable for youth in foster care. A change in foster care placement is more than just a housing transition; it’s often a change in schools, teachers, and requirements to graduate as well. (HB Coastal Living October 2021)

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09/06/2021 - Resource Parent Needed – Fox 11 Good Day LA

Youth Connected Program was featured on Fox 11 Good Day LA on September 6, 2021.

08/30/2021 - Orangewood Foundation Scholarship Luncheon

Attending college is a dream that is not always attainable for foster children, who face a number of struggles, including both the financial and emotional support needed to take on such a challenge. (Newport Beach Magazine – Fall 2021)

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08/24/2021 - Local philanthropists celebrate foster youth grad students

Balboa Island resident Shirley Pepys opened her beautiful bayfront home on Tuesday, Aug. 5 to celebrate the academic achievements of Orangewood Foundation’s former foster youth. (Stu News Newport)

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08/22/2021 - Local Philanthropists Celebrate Foster Youth Grad Students at Summer Soiree on Balboa Island

Balboa Island resident Shirley Pepys opened her beautiful Balboa Island home on Tuesday evening, August 5, to celebrate the academic achievements of Orangewood Foundation’s former foster youth. (Newport Beach Independent)

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07/24/2021 - 44 Women for Orangewood Scholarship Luncheon

Philanthropy – 44 Women for Orangewood hosted its 17th Annual Scholarship Luncheon on June 11, raising more than $160,000 for college scholarships benefiting Orangewood Foundation’s foster youth who are pursuing dreams of high education. (Orange County Business Journal)

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07/13/2021 - 44 Women for Orangewood 17th Annual Scholarship Luncheon

Orangewood Foundation raises $160,000+ for scholarships at fundraising luncheon (Stu News Newport)

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07/12/2021 - 44 Women for Orangewood 17th Annual Scholarship Luncheon

Fundraiser – Orangewood’s 44 Women for Orangewood hosted its 17th annual scholarship luncheon June 11, raising $160,200 for college scholarships benefitting Santa Ana-based Orangewood Foundation’s foster youth that are pursuing a dream of higher education. (OC Register)

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