At Santa Monica Seafood Company we believe our responsibility goes far beyond simply selling fish. We aim to a positive influence in our community and worldwide by charitable commitment and involvement. We proudly support organizations and initiatives such as Bracken’s Kitchen, The Let It Be Foundation and Olive Crest.
Hunger can affect people from all demographics. There are nearly 400,000 people who struggle with hunger in Orange County and one in five children are at risk of hunger each month. Many of those affected are the working poor who struggle to make ends meet in a county that has a very high cost of living which impacts all facets of their lives.
In its simplest form, Bracken’s Kitchen delivers hot and nutritious meals in a fun, and dignified manner. The program serves the highest quality and most nutritious meals that their clients will get all week.
Visit their website at https://www.brackenskitchen.com/
THE LET IT BE FOUNDATION
The Let It Be Foundation was inspired by Karla Asch-Rosen, who at the age of 15 was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. Karla was a beautiful teen who had been involved in school dance, Soccer and was a normal teenager. Her heartfelt desire was to “just be normal” and share her faith with others.
The Let It Be Foundation provides ongoing support and services to families challenged with a life-threatening diagnosis of a child. Individualization is emphasized throughout this program, we seek to understand each family’s
Visit their website at www.theletitbefoundation.org
Olive Crest is dedicated to preventing child abuse, to treating and educating at-risk children, and to preserving the family . . . “One Life at a Time.”®
For over 40 years, Olive Crest has provided emergency and long term shelter and care for abused, vulnerable and neglected children. We help families in crisis. Our key focus is on child abuse prevention. We provide homes for children, teens and aged-out youth, adoption placement and support, educational support and services, independent life skills training and mentoring, counseling and mental health treatment, and family crisis intervention. Our vision is to ensure every child has a strong family, and our ultimate goal is to restore broken families. Every day Olive Crest, with the support of donors and caring community members serves 3,000 children and families in need.
Visit their website at www.olivecrest.org