Read Orange County Register article (July 24, 2015)
Overview Six Points For Kids (SPFK) is a deputy-driven program of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD). SPFK was conceived and started by front-line deputies to give back to children and teens in our local community. SPFK achieves its mission by partnering with various local charities and holding fundraising events. All OCSD personnel are encouraged to get involved. SPFK provides OCSD with opportunities to make an immediate, identifiable, positive impression in the lives of needy children in our community.
To equip kids for success.
Each point on the Orange County Sheriff's Department star represents a focus area.
- Community Service
School Supply Drive – July 2017
SPFK was able to distribute 100 backpacks filled with school supplies generously donated by OCSD personnel. The approximate value of the total donation was $10,000. The backpacks were distributed to the following charities: El Modena Family Resource Center, Laura’s House and Casa Youth Shelter.
Special Olympics OC Spring Regional Games – May 2017
More than 50 OCSD uniformed personnel greeted Special Olympic athletes as they made their entrance during the Opening Ceremony of the Orange County Regional Spring Games. OCSD personnel cheered on these inspiring athletes with words of encouragement and high fives.
2017 Special Olympics OC Regional Games photo album
Blind Children's Learning Center Pre-Kindergarten Graduation & Fieldtrip – June 2017
SPFK sponsored the graduation party of 15 pre-kindergarten students at the Blind Children’s Learning Center. It was a fun-filled day at Boomers Irvine! SPFK was also on hand at the graduation to celebrate the accomplishments of these amazing children.
2017 Blind Children’s Learning Center Graduation & Fieldtrip
Special Olympics OC Spring Regional Games - May 2016
Nearly 50 OCSD uniformed personnel greeted Special Olympic athletes as they make their entrance during the Opening Ceremony of the Orange County Regional Spring Games. OCSD personnel cheered on these inspiring athletes with words of encouragement and high fives. 2016 Special Olympics OC Regional Games photo album
School Supply Drive – July 2016
This year, with a grant from Southern California Gas, SPFK was able to distribute 525 backpacks filled with school supplies generously donated by OCSD personnel. The approximate value of the total donation was over $52,500! The backpacks were distributed throughout Orange County to communities who needed them most. The following charities received the backpacks: 185 to South County Outreach, 100 to El Modena Family Resource Center, 100 to Anaheim Independencia Family Resource Center, 50 to Casa Youth Shelter, 50 to Orangewood Children’s Home, 30 to Regina House (a shelter for homeless mothers and their children), and 10 to Laurel House (a shelter for runaway teens). 2016 School Supply Drive photo album
KaBOOM Playground Build – October 2016
SPFK, in partnership with Community Action Partnership of OC, worked side-by-side with community members in one of our neediest neighborhoods to build a new KaBOOM! Playground for at-risk kids in just 6 hours! The playground located at Anaheim Independencia Family Resource Center will serve hundreds of kids and families.KaBOOM Playground Build photo album
CHOC Halloween Event – October 2016
SPFK was on hand at the Annual Halloween Parade at the Children’s Hospital of Orange County to personally greet nearly 100 excited patients on Halloween. It was incredibly heartwarming to interact with the children whose spirits shined brightly despite the their medical issues.2016 CHOC Halloween Event photo album
Packages for Patriots – November 2016
SPFK partnered with teens in Casa Youth Shelter’s Youth Leadership Program to assemble more than 50 holiday care packages for military troops overseas. SPFK worked with, San Pedro Packages For Patriots, who provided the boxes and will ship them to the troops. Each care package reaches a minimum of 10 people, so SPFK and the teens impacted the lives of more than 500 military men and women overseas during the holiday season.2016 Packages for Patriots photo album
Shop With a Cop – December 2016
SPFK teamed up with Target in Foothill Ranch to benefit the aMAYZing Kids Foundation. With support from Southern California Gas, SPFK provided $2,500 in gift cards to the aMAYZing Kids Foundation – 20 children received gift cards of $100 and 10 therapists received gift cards of $50. 2016 Shop With A Cop photo album
- 2015 Shop With A Cop
- 2015 Packages for Patriots
- 2015 School Supply Drive
For more information or to get involved, contact SPFK at SixPointsforKids@ocsd.org