Diamonds & Disco Event Postponed

We have been planning our 75th Anniversary Diamonds & Disco Event scheduled for October 1, 2021 with excitement; however, with the rise of COVID-19 and the Delta Variant, along with concerns for health, safety, and the welfare of our community, we have made the tough decision to postpone our event. We had a great night planned to raise awareness and … Read More

75 Faces of Impact: Fern’s Story

If I had not found Wings of Hope, I would be dead either by my husband’s hands, my own, or simply by circumstance. My story of abuse began when I was abused by my family as a small child and it continued throughout my life.  I lost all trust in people because even the ones I loved abused me or … Read More

75 Faces of Impact: Maria’s Story

Meet Maria, Client of OBF grantee Catholic Charities, and one of OBF’s 75 Faces of Impact. Her story is made possible by the generosity of OBF donors. I never imagined I would end up a victim of human trafficking and a survivor of domestic violence. When I was 16 years old, Javier, my boyfriend and father of my child, brought … Read More

75 Years of Impact

This year, the OBF turns 75!  We cannot think of a better way to celebrate our Diamond Anniversary than by focusing and looking back with you on our 75 years of impact. It is our goal during this milestone year to celebrate our birthday by describing how OBF grants, donors, and grantees have made a difference through the $17.5 Million … Read More