Empowerment Circles

It is only with the support of many generous donors that we are able reach thousands of individuals in need every year. We have created the OPCC Empowerment Circles program as a way to say thank you. Your contributions help us sustain the services that we are proud to offer to more than 4,000 people each year as we help them overcome the challenges of poverty, homelessness, domestic violence and mental illness, and begin their journeys back to self-sufficiency.

On behalf of the agency, including the people we serve, thank you for actively helping us save lives, one person at a time.

For information on Empowerment Circles and how you can become a member, please contact Kait Peters at kpeters@thepeopleconcern.org

OPCC's 2015 Empowerment Circles

VISIONARY $100,000+

Carl and Roberta Deutsch Foundation

Children’s Circle

George Hoag Family Foundation

The Estate of Joan George

Health Net Foundation

Providence Saint John’s Health Center

Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

Resnick Family Foundation, Inc.

Richard F. Dwyer and Eleanor W. Dwyer Fund*

S. Mark Taper Foundation

Vintage Hollywood Foundation

Weingart Foundation

William Randolph Hearst Foundation

W.M. Keck Foundation

Robert and Marion Wilson

The Estate of Michael Yankulich

Anonymous Donors

BENEFACTOR $25,000 - 49,999

Charles and Kathy Adams*

Alpha Chi Omega of UCLA

American Legion Post #283+

Bank of America Foundation

Sharon and George Browning*+

Corpus Christi Parish+

Leslye and Rob Goldberg*

Frank Gruber and Janet Levin

Green Foundation

Judith Hayward and Michael Parks*

Johnny Carson Foundation

JHM Charitable Foundation

Jim Nichols

Charles and Carol Smith*+

Specialty Family Foundation+

Stanley and Joyce Black Foundation*

Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation

CHAMPION $50,000 - 99,999

Astellas USA Foundation

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Stephen Gunther and Linda Essakow*

Sarah Jessup*

Steaven and Judith Jones*

St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church+

Anonymous Donors

*Includes Vintage Hollywood Foundation 2015 contribution.

+Includes contributions to the Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness.

Gifts received between December 1, 2014 and December 31, 2015 are reflected here.

2015 Empowerment Circles Full List 

2013-2014 Empowerment Circles

2012-2013 Empowerment Circles

2011-2012 Empowerment Circles 

2010-2011 Empowerment Circles


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