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Sponsor in a variety of ways

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Sponsorship opportunities are now open for this year's Chuck Jones Big Draw scheduled for Sunday, October 28, from 1 to 4 PM. The Chuck Jones Big Draw is the Center's fall fundraiser and your support will help sustain the Center's programs for youth, seniors, and those on the autism spectrum. 

A FUNdraiser for Creativity! It's Going to Be a "Spook"tacular Adventure!

You are invited to join in the fun and support our Creative Community as a CHUCK JONES BIG DRAW Sponsor.

The Chuck Jones Big Draw, a FUNdraiser for Creativity, is a family-focused event, combining a Halloween theme with a carnival atmosphere.   Throughout our 4,000 square-foot Center, kids of all ages collaborate and parents enjoy creativity stations for mask-making, toy-making and lots more. AND! You’ll be able to collaborate on your very own stop-motion animated short cartoon, filming the action against a giant background using some of Chuck Jones’s favorite characters like Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Coyote, and the Road Runner. 

As a Chuck Jones Big Draw Sponsor your tax-deductible contribution will help underwrite event costs.  Proceeds of this fun and unique event support The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity and our innovative and impactful community outreach programs for at-risk youth, after school-programs, workshops for young people on the autism spectrum and seniors with early-onset dementia.

 Your Sponsorship will be acknowledged in our Chuck Jones Big Draw program, on the CJCC website, on event signage and from the podium on October 28.   

Download your Chuck Jones Big Draw Sponsorship form here.  Simply fill this out, then call or email us and we will handle everything.  Please note that your donation must be received no later than September 30 to ensure acknowledgement.

The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity, a public charity founded in 1999 in Orange County California, fosters and teaches creative thinking, the thinking behind problem-solving. Creativity is like a muscle in your brain- it needs exercise to get and stay healthy. The Center serves as a “gymnasium for the brain”.  Exercise your genius!

Please contact Robert Patrick at 949-386-7504 or robert@chuckjonescenter.org for more information.   Thank you!


volunteer and inspire others

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Many times, we want to give our time to a worthy organization but don’t know where to start; who to talk to, or necessarily what we want to help with. We have prepared a quick description of areas in which we need your help. So, please take the time to read through the following information about volunteering at The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity. We hope to include you as one of the members of our volunteer family! 

Are you a Professional Artist? Artists such as Jeff De Grandis (Producer of "Dora the Explorer"), John Ramirez (Award-winning Art Director), and Eric Goldberg (Disney director) have helped us! If you are interested in learning more, please contact Robert Patrick at Robert@ChuckJonesCenter.org

Do you like to teach young artists? We have scheduled classes that are run by our Teaching Volunteers. We utilize the teaching philosophy of Chuck Jones, one of careful nurturing and guidance. If you are interested in learning more, please contact Cyndi Burgess at Cyndi@ChuckJonesCenter.org

Are you available to help during an event like our fund raisers, a "Chuck Jones Big Draw" or a film festival? If you are interested in learning more, please contact Cyndi Burgess at Cyndi@ChuckJonesCenter.org

Would you like to serve on The Council for Creativity? This is a team of people that serve as community ambassadors for The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity and produce the two fundraisers, Red Dot Auction and Chuck Jones Big Draw. If you are interested in learning more, please contact Robert Patrick at Robert@ChuckJonesCenter.org.

Are you currently an art student either attending high school or college? We have a Student Volunteer Program to help you achieve you volunteer goals! Contact Cyndi Burgess at Cyndi@ChuckJonesCenter.org to learn more about the volunteer program and what we as a Center want to accomplish both for  the Center and for a student such as yourself. 


partners make this possible

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The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity is building a national and international community to share ideas, create discussions and share the history, philosophy and artwork of Chuck Jones with the world. The Center for Creativity Community is growing daily and we invite you to become a part of this fun, interactive environment.

Our programs build important life skills for school age children, support healthy cognitive abilities for seniors and enhance behavioral function for children on the autism spectrum along with others that have special needs. We offer both one-time programs and several different multiple-session workshops at our Center, along with schools and other community locations, across the four local counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Diego.


Some of our valued collaborators are: Huntington Beach City School District, Irvine Public School Foundation, Bonita Canyon After-Class Enrichment, Girls Scouts of America, the Muckenthaler Cultural Center Middle School STEAM Program, Autism Resource Mom, the Orange County Vital Brain Aging Program at Hoag Hospital, and Rising Above Disabilities (RAD) Camp.