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Warm Hands to Warm Hands Creating A Lasting Impact On Children

William and Elaine Ross and their families established the William Ross Family Foundation to help build a strong and healthy community by supporting local non profit organizations which create a lasting impact on children in Southern California and Orange County.

Charities We Support

Highlighting just some of the wonderful charities we support with donations. They all exemplify our own mission – creating a lasting impact on children in our Southern California community.

Noble Viking Charities of Orange County

Bringing together Southern California’s leading professionals, raising funds to help Orange County’s needy children and the families of our active duty military. 
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Benefiting the Philharmonic Society of Orange County’s Music Education Program, offered free to all public and private schools in Orange County, Grades K-12.
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The ARC is devoted to promoting education in realistic art both in training techniques and in the proliferation of historical art works. Focused on visual literacy.
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Beyond Blindness Logo

Beyond Blindness in Santa Ana provides programs for visually impaired children and support for their families. 
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Facilitating and encouraging lifelong friendships while performing charitable works on behalf of children in need and specifically those who are disadvantaged and at risk.
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Providing women seeking recovery from alcohol and other substance use disorders with a safe, structured and supportive home-like environment.
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Providing emergency assistance to California Highway Patrol employees and scholarships to their children. The CHP 11-99 Foundation helps CHP families in need.
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Second Harvest Food Back of Orange County

Helping to eradicate hunger in Orange County Includes the young and old alike — along with hard-working parents who struggle to provide food for their families.
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Logo for United States Adaptive Recreation Center

USARC providing opportunities for active recreation for people with disabilities including adaptive ski equipment and lessons.
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Empowering students to pursue their passions through education. Offering underrepresented students the resources and support needed to thrive in school and beyond.
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KW Cares Logo

A charity giving grants and assistance to Keller Williams agents and their families who are affected by natural disasters and other emergency situations.
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Logo The Priority Center

The Priority Center in Santa Ana, deliver life-changing programs to end the generational cycle of trauma- prevention of child abuse and neglect.
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Transforming lives in the disabled community with music and art. Serving more than 3,000 individuals annually all over Southern California, providing  personal growth & joy.
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Providing access to nutritional food, stable housing, and job training for youth. Providing over 25,025 warm nutritional meals to underprivileged children weekly. 
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Latest News From The Foundation

News from The William Ross Family Foundation’s donations to charities we support and more about those charities. These are our most recent posts and you can see more on our news page.

William Ross participating at the Retired Military Working Dogs Fundraiser

Retired Working Dogs Fundraiser

We were happy to give our support to Teemu Selanne and Mike Pagano's 5th Annual Retired Military Working Dogs Fundraiser for the Warrior Dog Foundation  and Mission K9 Rescue.
South County Classic Charity Event

South County Classic

Presented by the William Ross Family Foundation is a partnership event benefiting the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America and The Keller Williams, KW CARES charity.
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