Through strategic collaborations with local and national academic institutions, public-private corporations, and nonprofits, we also produced 196 educational programs, published book number 54, and recorded episode 246 of the Creative + Cultural Podcast.
Average attendance, content produced, and opportunities provided following two years of community building:
Azusa Pacific University, California State University, Fullerton, Chapman University, Claremont Heritage, Fullerton College, Irvine Valley College, Laguna College of Art and Design, Saddleback College, Santa Ana College, Soka University, and University of California, Irvine.
Alzheimer’s Orange County, Anaheim Packing District, California Writers Club, Cura Studios Inc., Independent Architecture, Jack Jones Literary Arts, Kaya Press, Moon Tide Press, National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), One LLP, Orange Community Historical Society, Orange County Ronald McDonald House, Orange Home Grown, Orange Public Library & History Center, PEN America, The Lab Anti-Mall, Uppercase Publishing, Write Bloody Publishing, and Yefe Nof.
Our educational programs were featured in Coast Magazine, Los Angeles Times, OC Weekly, Old Towne Plaza Review, Orange Coast Magazine, Orange County Register, Premiere OC Magazine, Modern Luxury Magazine, and several college and university newspapers.
Our nonprofit organization received support from Affordable Housing Access (AHA), The California Civil Liberties Public Education Program, a state-funded grant project of the California State Library, California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities, Chapman University, Community Engagement, Community Foundation of Orange, Ingram Micro, and the Orange County Community Foundation, Jane Deming Fund.
Our founder was also the recipient of the Arts Leader Award presented by Arts Orange County and recognized as one of Orange County’s most influential and innovative entrepreneurs in Modern Luxury Magazine, OC Weekly, and the Orange County Register in 2015 and 2017.
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Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Malta, Netherlands, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Scotland, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, and United Kingdom.