Decorative Arts Society

2017 – 2018 Grant Recipients

American Red Cross –Support for 25 low-income, female headed families in the immediate aftermath of disaster.

Breast Cancer Solutions– Provides financial support, community referrals, and emotional support to disadvantaged, breast cancer patients.

Casa Youth Shelter– “Residential Shelter Care Program” provides emergency residential shelter care for at-risk, runaway and homeless youth.

Catarina’s Club–“Feed the Kids” program provides dinner nightly to 1800 low income children throughout Orange County. The meals are prepared centrally and delivered to designated after school clubs and programs.

Down Syndrome Assn. of Orange County– “New and Expectant Parent Support and Education Program” provides families with welcome baby baskets, educational materials, mentoring workshops and support groups.

Mariposa Women and Family Center– “Community Counseling Program” seeks to stabilize the lives of low income, female headed families through therapeutic intervention targeting substance abuse, domestic violence, anxiety, anger management and bereavement.

Project Hope Alliance– “Family Stability Program” moves homeless, disadvantaged single mothers and their children into permanent housing and provides significant support services.

Providence Speech and Hearing Center– Provides hearing aids, education, and support to low-income, hearing impaired children and their families.

Taller San Jose / Hope Builders – “Health Care Training Program” prepares disadvantaged, unemployed young women for careers as medical assistants.

Women Helping Women– “Employment Success Program” is a comprehensive employment readiness program which includes workshops, computer training, job placement assistance and professional apparel.

Women’s Transitional Living Center– WTLC’s “Housing Program” provides immediate shelter and longer-term support to victims of domestic violence.

Youth Employment Service – The “Youth Job Readiness Program” provides individualized and curriculum-based services to prepare youth and young adults for successful employment.