The COC Foundation is an independent affiliate
of the Cerritos Optimist Club.
The Foundation does not take direction from the Club.
The Club's fundraising events support the Foundation.
The Foundation provides financial support for the Club's programs listed below, as well as for other programs that help kids and youth.
Elementary School STEM
Middle School STEM
Middle School Track Meet
Octagon Club, Cerritos High School
Adult Transition Program
Public Safety (Police & Firefighters)
Halloween Trunk or Treat in Artesia
Youth and Families in Need Program
Distinguished Young Women
ABCUSD Disadvantaged Children
COC Foundation Board
President: Paolo Quiroga
Secretary: Janet Beach
Treasurer: Marty Flax
Desmond Thompson, Gary McHatton,
Doc Bob Green, George Ray, Jack Evans, Jack Reidy,
Richard Alegria, Mani Fernando