Thursday, May 30, 2013

Help Us Find a New Name! The Renaming OCCTAC Contest.


Dear Amigos!


Orange County Children’s Therapeutic Arts Center – we know, what were we thinking! It is so long, hard to say and difficult to remember. So we are looking for a better name!

And we are asking for your help! Be creative in helping rename our Center!

There are three ways to send us your entry!

1) Go to our Blog Home Page and click the "Rename OCCTAC Contest FORM" tab. It will open the Facebook contest form. You need to have a Facebook.



2) Go straight to our Facebook Page and click the Rename OCCTAC Tab:

3) Come to our Center and request this FORM at the reception.


DEADLINE: JUNE 29TH, 2013.

The legal stuff:
You agree that, by entering the Contest, you irrevocably assign and transfer to the Orange County Children’s Therapeutic Arts Center (OCCTAC) all right, title and interest in the Name, including, without limitation, all trademark rights, and you agree to execute any additional documents OCCTAC may deem necessary to evidence or effectuate such assignment. OCCTAC’s rights with respect to the Entry include, but are not limited to: (a) the exclusive right to use, publish, advertise and display or reproduce the proposed Name on products; (b) the exclusive right to alter, revise or change the Entry in any way; and (c) the exclusive right to secure trademark and copyright registrations and other rights in the entry.

Thank you for your help!





Wednesday, May 29, 2013

2013 Community Partner Celebration - and Farewell Dr. Matthew McCarter

Dear Amigos!

It was a fiesta on May 23rd at the Center! We are grateful to our partners in the community. Without them we would not be able to provide all the services we do to or students and families.

We give thanks to our
Foundation Partners:
Festival of Children Foundation
Zona of Newport Harbor Foundation

Special Individuals:
Lydia Vizcarrondo
Jorge Sole
Rosio Vigueras
Dr. Matthew McCarter who is leaving our Board of Directors and Orange County to move to Texas.

Community Partners:
NACOPRW
SIATech
Santa Ana Work Center
Santa Ana College
County of Orange SSA, Children and Family Services
Orangewood Child and Family Center.

We had performances by Tammy Pham and Stephanie Diaz, our flamenco dancers, harp students, Suziki Violin students and Rondalla Guita Ensemble, joined by board member Nilo Lipiz on keyboard when our reception turned into a very upbeat fiesta!

Thank you all for your support!