We are committed to making our communities stronger.
Here at The Passionate Collector, we believe in making a difference in people's lives and having a social conscience. We make a difference not only through our breathtaking products and the amazing shopping experience we provide, but by being a good neighbor.
Listed below are some of the organizations that The Passionate Collector supports. It is our hope to help make our neighborhood and the world a better place.
HOPE FOR THE WARRIORS® - Enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.
THE OCEAN INSTITUTE - Nationally known for its hands-on marine science, environmental and ocean education and maritime history programs. More than 115,000 K-12 students and 8,000 teachers annually participate in the Institute's 61 award-winning, immersion style programs.
WORKING WARDROBES - Empowers men, women, veterans and young adults overcoming difficult challenges to confidently enter the workforce and achieve success. Our clients are workforce ready by participating in career training, job placement assistance and professional wardrobe services in an environment of dignity and respect.
WOMEN OF THE CONGO - We have all been moved by headlines to realize that with knowledge comes a choice: to sit on the sidelines and watch, or to take action about something that moves you. For us, that something is the plight of women and girls in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
CIRCLE OF RED - AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION - Circle of Red is an elite group of women and men who have the passion and resources to significantly impact the community by providing a personal commitment to help stop heart disease.
NAWBO - The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power worldwide.
NEWPORT COAST and LINCOLN ELEMENTARY Supporters of the NCESF and the PTA.
SAGE HILL SCHOOL - Sage Hill School offers a bright, motivated, and diverse student body, a unique journey of discovery. The academically challenging, college preparatory curriculum is enriched by ample opportunities for participation in athletics, the arts, leadership positions, and a wide selection of community activities.
NEWPORT BEACH WINE AND FOOD FESTIVAL - Showcases live cooking demos with celebrity chefs, local restaurants, sommelier panels, master mixology courses, wine tastings and live music from international jazz artists. Supports Hoag Hospital Foundation and Project Hope Alliance.
SPECIAL OLYMPICS- The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.