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Great Opportunities For Underprivileged Kids

Thank you for taking time to review what we do and how we do it. Please contact Eric Groos if need more information Phone (714) 299-0912           Email: info@greatopps.org Web: http://greatopps.org     FB: https://www.facebook.com/GreatOpportunities Great Opportunities is a 501(c)3 charitable nonprofit #02-0553154       Since its inception in 2002, the mission of Great Opportunities has been to provide

2016 GO’s Bike Month

Hello Bicycle Fans: One of Great Opportunities (GO) major challenges is transportation. When we travel on our excursion we use public transportation, for some of the children this cost can be a deterrent. Our goal is to educate children on the importance of bicycle safety and prepare them to navigate the local roads and bicycle

2016 GO calendar

LMTs  will meet every third Sunday @ 5pm GO2 Bike Clinic every second Saturday 10pm to 2pm. on a street corner near you 3-5-16 cardboard boat build @baby beach 4-9-16 Mongoose Cup @ Baby Beach 9am-4pm   4-23-16 Earth Day @ Red Park 9am-1pm 5-7-16 GO Bike Rodeo @ San Juan Elementary 5-14-16 GO Mass

2015 .Summer Season

June is Explores training, If interested please contact Eric. June 13th 8 am -12 noon Sign up for swim classes @ Casa Capistrano, we will be by the first pool on Paseo Carolina *June 19th CUSD School is out for kids 2015 Swim Classes, 8 am -10 am Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday June 23rd,24th,25th,30th, July

Here are six reasons why skate parks are beneficial to our community.

Here are six reasons why skate parks are beneficial to our community. 1) Skateparks reduce illicit behavior.  – while there can be an occasional “bas seed”, providing designated spaces for positive activities is the best way to curb unwanted behavior. 2) skateparks provide a safe environment for skateboarding. – skateboarding is going to happen while

Skate Park in El Camino Real

On December 15th the Park & Rec Commission approved the El Camino Real park as the skate, scooter and bike friendly park in San Juan Capistrano. Of the of the 5 location  that the Commission reviewed, this was best suited for the location of a skatepark in this underutilized park. The nice thing it is

Website work in progress

So finally we got around to having someone set up our website properly. It will be a few days, but please feel free to stay updated with us through our Facebook page. *update* 12/24/14 – And done. Looks like everything is in place. More photos should be up momentarily in the gallery event section.

Donations in all forms

How can you get involved? We love our donations in all forms for instance Drive Traffic Media donated time for training our kids for social media and also trained us on how to blog on our website. Click here to change a kids life Click Here.    

Thank You for Helping

WOW!  Summer flew by this year. Now we have fabulous stories to tell about what we did and what we accomplished. Each one of our story will differ about the same events when we reminisce. They will continue to improve over time, like a good old fish story. Great Opportunities‘ goal is to open as many

Ricardo and Rosa Beas, Go Heroes

I am publishing a feature on Ricardo and Rosa Beas for the upcoming issue of South County Magazine and would like to include testimonials/thoughts on them as people, local business owners, philanthropists, community involvement, etc. Jody Robinson, editor Community Publications HB Magazine, Orange Magazine, South County Magazine, Newport Mesa Magazine & Marmalade – a SoCal Family Magazine