Santana: Lincoln’s Birthday Offers A Challenge to Add Your Voice

Today as many enjoy a day off thanks to President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, Voice of OC Publisher Norberto Santana Jr. reflects on Lincoln’s Gettysburg address – a short, 272-word Oped that changed the meaning of freedom and offers a challenge to all of us to stay involved in our civic life.

Santana: We Did It!

Voice of OC enters 2018 in a strong position financially after readers responded overwhelmingly to our annual year-end online fundraiser, helped this year by a special national matching grant program, called NewsMatch.

Santana: Meet The Voice of OC

Publisher Norberto Santana Jr. talks about the unique opportunities that Voice of OC donors offer to interns, opportunities not only to get published but to make a difference. In fact, today’s line up of award-winning reporters at Voice of OC, all started out as interns.

Santana: Meet Your Civic Editor Tracy Wood

Publisher Norberto Santana Jr. talks about Voice of OC's News Editor Tracy Wood, and her background in journalism, from Vietnam to Sacramento to Orange County and her influence on our reporters. From breaking stories to deep investigations, Voice of OC donors and local taxpayers receive great value from Tracy's newsroom leadership. This holiday season, Santana reminds readers to consider donating - especially during a special matching grant period that ends Dec. 31 - in order to keep the newsroom strong and independent.