Burgers, Holiday Gifts and Tech Talks with Orangewood Children and Family Center
Orange, CA (Dec. 14, 2016) – Xelleration and Give the Needy Foundation spent a day with the children at the Orangewood Children and Family Center(OCFC) filled with burgers, gifts and tech talks. Xelleration Managing Director, Mo Khan, sat down with some of the children and shared his perspective on how technology is affecting the world and how children can make an impact with a career in technology.
In an effort to bring a smile to every child this holiday season, Xelleration also provided lunch and donations to the boys and girls at the state-run childcare facility. Across the U.S., large numbers of at-risk children have been linked to academic failure and poor health. The Orangewood Children and Family Center aims to provide a warm, nurturing, and safe environment for all children.
The center is a full-service center operated and owned by the County of Orange Social Services Agency for children who have been abused, abandoned, and/or neglected between the ages of 2 days to 18 years. The OCFC includes the County's 24-hour Emergency Shelter Facility, Family Visitation Center, allowing parents to have more natural and frequent interactions with their children. Child Abuse Service Team, a multi-disciplinary team which conducts child sexual abuse investigations; Placement Coordination Services with specialized social workers who complete emergency placement assessments with relatives, licensed and certified foster homes and other placement settings; and the First Step Assessment Center. The OCFC continues to be sustained through the dedicated efforts of a unique public-private partnership between county government and community partners.
Nirupa Sejpal, who has volunteered with the OCFC for 25 years, provided Xelleration with a tour of the center and helped arrange the successful luncheon organized for 140 children and center administrators. Xelleration was delighted to engage with the OCFC to make a difference this holiday season.
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About Give The Needy Foundation:
Give the Needy Foundation is an independently registered nonprofit charity committed to help families of single mothers in developing countries and bring about a meaningful change in their lives. Their charitable activities are motivated by caring for single mothers who are raising their children alone.