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Orange County Community Foundation awards nearly $150,000 in support of the arts

The Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) has granted $146,000 to 30 local nonprofit organizations dedicated to the enrichment of arts and culture programs and arts education. Funding will support programming, venue repairs to performing arts venues, education and workshops, youth scholarships and music camps.

Orange County Community OC School of the Arts

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Orange County School of the Arts is among the grantees

“In partnership with our generous donors, we are proud to support these organizations as they foster a diverse array of arts and cultural programs in Orange County,” said Shelley Hoss, president, OCCF. “From performing arts and music to historic cultural landmarks, these programs are enriching the lives of our youth and strengthening our entire community.”

Among the grant recipients are All American Boys Choir, KidWorks, Orange County School of the Arts, Pacific Chorale, Pacific Symphony, Philharmonic Society of Orange County and South Coast Repertory.

Grants are awarded from The San Clemente History, Arts & Culture Fund, The Robert J. & Doreen D. Marshall Fund for Dramatic Arts and Classical Music and The Jane Deming Fund.

For more information on OCCF, located at 4041 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach, visit

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