From Korean Community Services: “We respect the work of OC Human Relations and understand that they are the leading organization in addressing hate crimes and other issues that affect our community. OC Human Relations is a highly professional organization that we look to partnering and coordinating with as it relates to outreach to the Korean community and plan to continue to do so“…click to read the full letter.
From the Orange County Community Housing Corporation: “On behalf of the 40 year old Orange County Community Housing Corporation, we wish to note the considerable admiration and value we hold for OC Human Relations. Our board has benefitted over the years from the services of OC Human Relations from their work in our communities with diverse populations as well as with our many police departments.”…click to read the full letter.
From Chief Raul Quesada, Anaheim Police Dept: “On behalf of the Anaheim Police Department, I hereby express our support for the tireless efforts of OC Human Relations in their mission to foster and enhance relationships and mutual understanding to improve the lives of individuals and families throughout Orange County”…click to read the full letter
From the Orange County Islamic Foundation: “On behalf of the Orange County Islamic Foundation we express strong support for the work that OC Human Relations has undertaken and diligently performs. OC Human Relations is a highly professional organization that we look to for help in executing its mission.”…click to read the full letter.
From Chief Robert Handy, Huntington Beach Police Department: “On behalf of the Huntington Beach Police Department, I would like to express my support for the OC Human Relations organization and the impact their work has had on our local community and Orange County at large. We look forward to a continued partnership with OC Human Relations and support their ongoing work here in Southern California.“…click to read the full letter.
From the City Manager, City of Irvine: “I would like to express my support for the outstanding work of the Orange County Human Relations Commission. The Orange County Human Relations Commission has proven successful in navigating the challenges that demographic changes present and responding to the resistance and conflict that can arise among different communities. The Commission is an integral component in our strategy to provide the best service to our constituents, while increasing trust and confidence”…click to read the full letter.
From UNITE HERE Local 11: “We have worked for many years with OC Human Relations to help improve the lives of working people and their families in our communities. OC Human Relations is a highly professional organization that we always look to partner with in making Orange County a better place for all people.”…click to read the full letter
From the Jamboree Housing Corporation: “We have partnered with OC Human Relations for many years. Most recently as advocates for affordable housing and for solutions on homelessness. We were particularly impressed with the leadership of the organization as an advocate for affordable housing in Fullerton and their role in leading the Fullerton Homeless Task Force.”…click to read the full letter.
From Orange County Sheriff, Sandra Hutchens: “The Orange County Sheriff’s Department has worked with OC Human Relations for 20 years collaborating on responses to hate-related crimes and incidents. We have benefitted from their Police Community Reconciliation Program that enables our law enforcement officers and community members to effectively and peacefully resolve conflicts with the assistance of a trained mediator. “…click to read the full letter.
From OCCO: “We write on behalf of Orange County Congregation Community Organization to express our support for the good work of OC Human Relations. We have worked with OC Human Relations for over 15 years in the areas of restorative justice, immigrant rights and community policing for the empowerment of our community. OC Human Relations is a highly professional organization that we look to for helping on restorative justice training and interfaith relationships and plan to continue working together.”…click to read the full letter.
From Chief Rod Cox, Cypress Police Department: “The services Orange County Human Relations provides are unlike any other organization. We are encouraged the organization is available for community building, mediation services, hate crime prevention and police/community relations during difficult times. It is more important than ever before to have these resources available to law enforcement agencies.”…click to read the full letter
From the Santa Ana City Council member David Benavides: “The City of Santa Ana prioritizes work with residents and their neighborhoods as part of our community engagement programs. Over the course of the past two decades the City has partnered with OCHR on many collaborative efforts. We look forward to extending our partnership with OCHR as we continue this important work in Santa Ana.”…click to read the full letter.
From St Jude Medical Center: “I write on behalf of St. Jude Medical Center to express my support for the good work of OC Human Relations. We have worked with OC Human Relations for more than 15 years on community building initiatives, resident engagement and community benefit programs. OC Human Relations is a highly professional organization that we look to for help.“…click to read the full letter.
From the Congregational Church of Fullerton: “I am writing on behalf of The Congregational Church of Fullerton, United Church of Christ, in support of the good work of Orange County Human Relations in helping us in our mission to bring peace and justice, along with unconditional and transforming love, to all the diverse parts of our community.We hope to continue to work with O.C. Human Relations in our joint vision to build a community where hate crimes no longer occur!”…click to read the full letter.
From Chief Todd Elgin, Garden Grove Police Department: “I am writing on behalf of the Garden Grove Police Department to express my support for the exceptional work of OC Human Relations. We have worked with OC Human Relations for many years. In the past we have partnered with them for a “Day of Dialogue” as well as “Living Room Dialogues”. These small conversation groups turned out to be highly successful in introducing two separate community groups to one another and assisting with correcting misconceptions and assumptions about one another’s cultures”…click to read the full letter
From Chief Carlos Rojas, Santa Ana Police Department: “This letter is to affirm the Santa Ana Police Department’s support for the significant work executed by OC Human Relations. OC Human Relations is a highly professional organization and our partnership with them has been critical to achieve our goal of providing exemplary service to our community members.”…click to read the full letter.