2019 We Care Wednesday

July 15, 2019



The Orange County Fair has begun! You can get into the fair for FREE this year simply by giving back to your local community!

As part of #WeCareWednesday, the OC Fair is partnering with several Orange County nonprofit organizations, including Share our Shelves, Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, OC Food Bank, Think Together and Goodwill of Orange County, for themed donation days.

Every Wednesday from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., bring specific items for donation and receive admission to the fair plus one free carnival ride ticket. Enjoy fun-filled days of rides, games, and food – all while being charitable and contributing to great causes that make a difference right here in our communities! Check out the weekly themes below and how you can get in on the good.



July 17

  • Donate new school supplies valued at $5 or more to benefit Share Our Selves.

    • Items (pens, pencils, crayons, notebooks) must be new in sealed package. No coloring books/workbooks accepted.






July 24

  • Donate five cans of food to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank and OC Food Bank.




July 31

  • Donate three new or gently used children’s books to benefit THINK Together.




August 7

  • Donate five new or gently used clothing items to benefit Goodwill of Orange County.


Goodwill helps people who are facing barriers to find and keep jobs, which provides purpose, pride, and dignity. We believe the power of work changes lives.  Help make a positive difference in your community and support our mission by donating and joining us at the 2019 Orange County Fair.

Give back to your community AND have a great day at the OC Fair? Sounds like a win! We hope to see you there! #OCFairCares #WeCareWednesday #OCGoodwill