Concerts 4 Charities
Concerts for Charities is a club founded in Portola High School with a purpose of allowing students expand their passion for music beyond the school curriculum. The Concerts 4 Charities Corporation (Con4Char) is an entirely student founded and operated organization that has the goal of allowing students to experience music performance and collaboration beyond the standard school curriculum. Founded in 2017 by two high school musicians at Portola High School, it has grown to become recognized by the Presidential Volunteer Service Association (PVSA) as a non-profit organization and by California Secretary of State’s office as a domestic non-profit corporate entity. Concerts 4 Charities combines monthly retirement home performances, City of Irvine performances, and school performances to expand students’ musical passion and connection to the community.Participating schools include: Venado Middle School, Northwood High School (NHS), Portola High School (PHS), Woodbridge High School (WHS), Orange County School of Arts (OCSA), and Irvine Valley College (IVC).