BRIDGES News

Anaheim High School Plans 1st Annual Unity Week

Anaheim High School Plans 1st Annual Unity Week

Anaheim High School BRIDGES Program, in collaboration with Project SAY, Anaheim Exclusivo, ASB, GSA, Crown, and other student groups are putting on its 1st Annual Unity Week. Some of the exciting events include: Anaheim High School UNITY WEEK EVENTS Monday, Mental Health & Ability Awareness: OC Human Relations will present a “Coffee with the Principal” workshop for parents called “Conflict

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Restorative Justice supports Special Ed

In one of our middle school partnerships with Tustin Unified School District, our Restorative Justice Specialist (RJS) Desiré J. Campusano, works closely with school counselors and teachers to support healthy relationship building and conflict resolution. Our restorative schools program roots its work in the belief in everyone’s capacity for empathy, so Desiree was inspired when she had the opportunity to

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After racism allegations at football game, Santa Ana and Aliso Niguel high schools engage in dialogue

After racism allegations at football game, Santa Ana and Aliso Niguel high schools engage in dialogue

Aliso Niguel and Santa Ana high schools made national headlines in September, but not in a good way. Santa Ana High School’s principal Jeff Bishop posted on social media that his students were insulted and offended during a Sept. 8 football game at Aliso Niguel High School when students chanted “USA…USA” when their team won and holding up “Trump 2020” signs and campaign posters.

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ImpactAnaheim – Giving Day

ImpactAnaheim - Giving Day

A huge thank you to all our donors, supporters and social media fans! Collectively 10 organizations through #impactanaheimOC raised $67,132 during this 24 hour giving day social media campaign. OC Human Relations raised $3,312.45!

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The Power of Kindness

The Power of Kindness

One of our wonderful Huntington Beach High School BRIDGES students created a heart-warming video about the power of kindness. We’d like to share it with you and hope that you’ll share it with others, we could all do with a little more kindness in our lives!

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Students Inspired at Walk In My Shoes!

Students Inspired at Walk In My Shoes!

Walk In My Shoes, OC Human Relations’ Annual BRIDGES Youth Conference, brings together students from across Orange County to explore issues of identity and culture, develop leadership skills, and learn from examples of successful youth activism. The goal is to empower and mobilize students to work towards creating positive social change. This year’s conference theme was: “In Solidarity, In Struggle”.

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