Author: Martha Jasso

Crittenton Supports the #GivingTuesday Movement to Encourage Spending with a Purpose

November 28, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Crittenton Services for Children and Families Martha Jasso, Director of Communications (714) 680-6008 mjasso@crittentonsocal.org   Fullerton, Calif. – Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) is in support of the second annual #GivingTuesday. GivingTuesday is a first of its kind effort that will harness the collective power of a unique blend of partners – charities, families, businesses, and individuals – to transform how people think about,...

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Crittenton to Present at SWCAT 2014

November 27, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Crittenton Services for Children and Families Martha Jasso, Director of Communications (714) 680-6008 mjasso@crittentonsocal.org   LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) applauds the selection of Dr. Barbara Hernandez, Vice President of Community Based Services, CSCF and Wendy Curtis, Wraparound Clinical Director, CSCF as presenters at next year’s Southwest Conference against Trafficking (SWCAT 2014) to be held from January 17 to 19, 2014 at...

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Crittenton Supports National Adoption Month

November 11, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Crittenton Services for Children and Families Martha Jasso, Director of Communications (714) 680-6008 mjasso@crittentonsocal.org   Fullerton, Calif – November is National Adoption Month which serves as a collective national effort to raise awareness of the more than 100,000 children and youth in the U.S. foster care system waiting to find permanent, loving families. This year the National Adoption Day Coalition expects 4,500 children in foster care to be...

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Crittenton’s Annual Holiday Gift Drive

November 04, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Crittenton Services for Children and Families Martha Jasso, Director of Communications (714) 680-6008 mjasso@crittentonsocal.org   Fullerton, Calif - Each year Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) conducts a holiday gift drive known as The Angel Tree Program that collects new in-kind donations from October to early December. [caption id="attachment_1801" align="alignleft" width="300"] Calling all donors for the 2013 CSCF Angel Tree Program.[/caption] For 15 years the Angel Tree Program...

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2013 Crittenton Volunteer Award Winners for Public Service.
Crittenton’s 2013 Volunteer Recognition Ceremony

Angelo’s & Vinci’s Ristorante in Fullerton, Calif. was the scene for the Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) Volunteer Appreciation and Awards Ceremony on October 26, 2013. Volunteers, loved ones, and award recipients gathered to enjoy a day of celebration, good food, and the spirit of volunteerism. “Whether they have been volunteers for forty years or four months, our volunteers are always filled with enthusiasm,” said...

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Crittenton 2013 Community for Kids Golf Tournament.
Crittenton’s 2013 Community for Kids Golf Tournament

Each year, like clockwork, Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) hosts the Community for Kids Golf Tournament and Winner Dinner benefitting children and families in need. The charity fundraiser was held at the Yorba Linda Country Club in Yorba Linda, Calif. on September 16, 2013, and once again the event location did not disappoint. This annual golf tournament helps support the services and programs CSCF...

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Crittenton's Day of Beauty
Crittenton’s Annual Day of Beauty Event

The Annual Day of Beauty Event was held at the Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) Residential Services Treatment Center on September 7, 2013. Each year an army of dedicated CSCF volunteers, community partners and long-time supporters create a day of empowerment and encouragement for CSCF Residential Services clients in need of mentorship and guidance. “This yearly event has been established to focus on empowering young...

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Crittenton Summer Olympics
Crittenton’s Annual Summer Olympics

Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) Annual Summer Olympics were held on August 7, 2013. Nearly 100 CSCF Residential Services clients and staff attended this yearly summer athletic tradition. The Crittenton Olympics continues to showcase the athleticism and work ethic of CSCF Residential Services clients. Since the summer of 2000 the Crittenton Olympic event has brought CSCF clients, staff and community partners together in order...

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Crittenton Back to School Event
2013 Wraparound Services Back- to-School Event

More than 100 Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF) clients from Los Angeles, Orange and Riverside counties participated in the CSCF Wraparound Services Program's Annual Back- to-School Event on August 3, 2013. Historically, the children that CSCF serves have come from low-income families and oftentimes are struggling with behavior and mental health issues. In addition to these factors, CSCF also has a large number of...

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Fullerton Psychologist chosen for State Action Group

Crittenton Services for Children and Families (CSCF), Dr. Barbara Hernandez, Vice President of Community Services, is selected to the California Statewide Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) Action Group. The nomination was made by California State Senator and Senate Republican Leader, Bob Huff, who oversees the 29th District which includes areas of Los Angeles, Orange and San Bernardino Counties....

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