The Angels in the Outfield is a non profit organization seeking to brighten the lives of children impacted by crime and abuse. We are an all-volunteer organization that provides resources to children based on referrals we receive. To give you some examples, so far in 2017, Angels in the Outfield as provided funds to send 153 kids to camps. These camps consist of sports camps, horse therapy, art camps, music and summer camps. We have provided opportunities to 149 children to participate in sports, cheer, Tae Kwon Do, dance, swim and music lessons. We have paid for tutoring and computers to help with educational needs. Our Museum. We have purchased specialty wheelchairs to provide freedom for homebound children. Angels has provided the ability for kids to go on trips of a lifetime to Disneyland and Disneyworld. Our goal is to provide items and opportunities that will give children a sense of acceptance, confidence and happiness.
The Angels in the Outfield is so grateful to our supporters for allowing us to continue our mission. Our goal is to raise $150,000 at our 9th Annual Dinner and Auction fundraiser to be held on Saturday, April 21st at the Abernethy Center in Oregon City. "Be a Hero for a Better World" is the theme again for this year's auction. A financial gift or an auction donation from you would be a big help in reaching our goal. There are several ways you can give, here are examples on what your tax-deductible gift will achieve:
Thank you to our generous sponsors, volunteers and participants. You are making great things happen.
Statesman Journal article by Natalie Pate, November 22, 2016.