Our fundraising drive to help children and adults with special needs. Thanks to everyone who helped us raise over $204,000 this Columbian Year.
Most of the money raised in the Diocese of Orange goes to support Catholic Charities Camp Re Creation. Click here for their website.
Orange County Chapter Charities Learn More
Find out more about our Carnival for children and adults with special needs. This will be our 40th year sponsoring what is called “Day of Sharing”. Learn More.
Columbian Foundation Mission
The Columbian Foundation Supporting People with Intellectual Disabilities, Inc. is dedicated to improving the quality of life, learning, and main stream employment for children, teens, and adults with Intellectual Disabilities.
The Foundation will accomplish this mission by raising funds to create a variety of state-wide programs such as education in residential care facilities, the Special Olympics, on the job training and summer camps for people of all ages, regardless of race, creed, color, or gender.
The Columbian Foundation Supporting People with Intellectual Disabilities, Inc. is a nonprofit public benefit California Corporation. It is organized exclusively for charitable or educational purposes benefiting people with intellectual disabilities. The Foundation has been found to be in compliance with the provisions of Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
The Foundation was incorporated in the State of California in 1988 and has held an annual fund raising drive every year. CLICK HERE FOR FORMS
In the first twenty-six years, the Foundation has collected over $16-million for people with intellectual disabilities, primarily children. The long term goal is to reach and exceed $1-million per year in donations.