About julie@branded4good.com

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far julie@branded4good.com has created 11 blog entries.

Nick Westphalen Joins Board of Project Independence

2023-06-07T08:26:47+00:00June 3, 2023|In the News|

Costa Mesa resident Nick Westphalen has joined the volunteer Project Independence Board of Directors. Costa Mesa-based Project Independence (PI), a 501(c)3 nonprofit that provides comprehensive services in Orange County to over 750 people with developmental disabilities in their homes, at work and in the community, today announced that Nick Westphalen has joined its volunteer Board of Directors. “I love PI because I enjoy the company I get from staff and ...

Empowering Possibilities – June 1st 2023

2023-05-15T18:54:47+00:00May 15, 2023|In the News|

10 Nonprofits coming together to raise $100,000 for OC Neighbors with Disabilities Why should you help us empower possibilities? There are over 250,000 people with disabilities living in Orange County and our organizations work on bringing people together to advocate for and serve this vulnerable population. As our operations and fundraisers continue to be impacted, your support is so critical. Your donation will support those who truly need your help ...

Ticket to Work WISE Webinar May 24, 2023

2023-05-11T23:33:01+00:00May 11, 2023|In the News, Uncategorized|

Find out more about Social Security's Ticket to Work program and how service organizations like Project Independence can help you! Sign up for an online Work Incentive Seminar Event (WISE) which will stream on May 24th, 2023. WISE webinars are online events held for people who are ages 18 through 64 and receive Social Security Disability benefits. You'll learn about the Ticket to Work Program and available Work Incentives through ...

Project Independence clients banish all bah-humbug attitudes to see performance of A Christmas Carol

2022-12-19T13:12:40+00:00December 13, 2022|Press Releases|

by: Dan PittmanPublished: December 13, 2022 Todd Eckert, left, and Paula Tomei of South Coast Repertory stand before the stage with Project Independence clients and staff wearing red holiday scarves at a South Coast Repertory’s of “A Christmas Carol” in Costa Mesa COSTA MESA...Clients and supporters of nonprofit Project Independence that has more than four decades of service and stability in Orange County as a lifeline to adults ...

Group scarves up for night out at South Coast Repertory’s ‘A Christmas Carol’

2022-12-19T13:21:20+00:00December 12, 2022|In the News|

Todd Eckert, director of development for Project Independence, wraps a Charles Dickens-styled long scarf around Ruthanne Hogue prior to seeing “A Christmas Carol” at the South Coast Repertory theater Friday in Costa Mesa.(Scott Smeltzer / Staff Photographer) BY SARA CARDINESTAFF WRITER  DEC. 12, 2022 6:09 PM PT Ebenezer Scrooge required spectral intervention to realize the magic of the holiday season, but for clients served by the nonprofit Project Independence all ...

Crowds at TeWinkle ‘Walk for Independence,’ to help adults with developmental disabilities

2022-10-23T18:42:35+00:00October 23, 2022|In the News|

Participants walk during the 13th Annual Walk for Independence at TeWinkle Park on Saturday in Costa Mesa. (Kevin Chang / Staff Photographer)   BY SARA CARDINESTAFF WRITER  OCT. 3, 2022 5:22 PM PT Locals laced up their shoes Saturday and headed to Costa Mesa’s TeWinkle Park to “Walk for Independence,” an annual fundraiser for the nonprofit Project Independence, which helps adults with developmental disabilities live, work and play as self-sufficiently as ...

Annual Walk for Independence is Saturday

2022-11-02T03:01:09+00:00September 27, 2022|In the News|

OC Register - September 27, 2022: The nonprofit Project Independence is hosting its 13th annual Walk for Independence on Saturday, Oct. 1. The in-person event at TeWinkle Park in Costa Mesa raises money for people with developmental disabilities and is a launch for National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Money raised will help fund the organization’s Independent Living, Supported Employment and Day Program services that support 600 adults in the county. ...

Project Independence Nets $11,735 with OC Community Foundation

2022-08-09T02:16:17+00:00May 19, 2022|In the News|

24-Hour online fundraiser helped Project Independence provide programs and services for people living with developmental disabilities. Costa Mesa-based Project Independence (PI) - http://www.proindependence.org - and 12 aligned nonprofits partnered with the Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) on May 11 for Empowering Possibilities, a collaborative Giving Day to support people with disabilities living in Orange County. Project Independence exceeded its original goal of $10,000 by raising $11,735 during the 24-hour online ...

Project Independence Partners With Community Foundation For Giving Day

2022-08-09T02:16:40+00:00May 19, 2022|In the News|

24-Hour Fundraiser, May 11, Seeks to Raise $150K For Nonprofits With Programs and Services for People Living with Disabilities in County Dan Pittman, Neighbor Posted Thu, May 5, 2022 at 7:45 am PT| Project Independence was founded on the belief that people with disabilities possess the potential to live and interact in their communities, and that by listening to the hopes and dreams of people we serve, we can ...

Outrigger paddling adventure lets adults of all abilities ‘come out and play’

2022-08-09T02:16:51+00:00May 19, 2022|In the News|

Suited up in life jackets and with paddles in hand, clients served by the Costa Mesa nonprofit Project Independence hit the waters of Upper Newport Bay Thursday in outrigger canoes in search of a high seas adventure. About 20 adventurers — many of whom participate in local programs aimed at giving adults with developmental disabilities opportunities to live, work and flourish — showed up ready to make waves at the ...

Go to Top