Apriem Cares is your partner in philanthropy!

Despite the constraints of a COVID-19 community, Apriem has continued to serve and care through its donation of time and resources to support a diverse array of philanthropic endeavors. We encourage and support our staff in their personal volunteer work as they contribute both time and money to the causes that are near and dear to their hearts. We connect people so that, together, our communities will thrive.

Here are a few of the things we have been involved in over the last three months. Visit our Apriem Cares page for more information.

September 2021: Thank you Jessie Rees Foundation for personally welcoming us to the NEGU Network! NEGU Network is a group of 100 local caring companies who will collectively use their resources and employees to help encourage over 2,500 local children fighting cancer to Never Ever Give Up!

August 2021: Apriem is proud to support World Vision in their Haiti Emergency Response effort. Last August, a magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck Haiti and Tropical Storm “Grace” followed a few days later. World Vision is providing clean water, shelter, hygiene, goods, and food to those who are impacted. Harmon Kong and Rhonda Ducote have been with World Vision for almost two decades.

July 2021: Apriem Charitable Fund issued a grant to CocoCares, a 501(c)3 not for profit organization established to develop funds dedicated to provide medical/veterinary assistance for animals whose owners are otherwise unable to afford care.

In loving memory of Robert J. Prather, the best dog dad! – Rhonda Ducote

July 2021: Apriem becomes the presenting sponsor for the Big Brothers Big Sisters OC 3rd Annual Cornhole Tournament benefiting the kids in the mentorship program. This is in support of our VP-Finance, Jennifer Olson who is a Big Sisters since 2011.

September 2021: Apriem proudly supports UC San Diego Miles4Merak Step Challenge, benefiting gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) cancer research. Miles4Merak is inspired by Merak Melikian Hatounian who has touched so many lives with his drive and fierce determination to fight cancer.

August 2021: Apriem proudly support Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame on their 2021 Induction & Awards Gala where they recognize the people in the sport of off-road who have truly made an impact over the past year.

September 2021: Apriem is proud to support Harvesting Hope Through the Heavenly Home! This exclusive wine and food event will be hosted by Southern California Hospice Foundation (SCHF) on October 16th at the place where patients will recieve dignity, comfort, and hope during their final journey.

Rhonda Ducote is a member of the Advisory Board for the SCHF.

July 2021: We support Casa Teresa and their Tustin Chapter in their mission to provide pregnant women in crisis a loving home as they begin their healing journey, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. Rhonda Ducote, Shawn Covarrubias, and Jennifer Olson are members of the Casa Teresa Central Guild, a group that creates community awareness, raises funds, gathers supplies, and promotes volunteering to assist in providing basic needs for Casa Teresa’s mothers and their children.

July 2021: Our Co-founder, Harmon Kong and VP-Finance Jennifer Olson were interviewed by the Jessie Rees Foundation where they shared about Apriem’s culture of giving back. To read more, click here.

Jessie Rees Foundation supports courageous kids fighting cancer and their families.