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Dr. Victoria Collins Receives Award

The Orange County Community Foundation recently honored Dr. Victoria with it’s 2013 Power-Packed Philanthropist Award. This honor was presented by OCCF’s Director Shelley Hoss to Victoria who was nominated by Human Options. It recognizes her leadership in several non-profits.

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How Do You Live Your Values?

Business leader and philanthropist Victoria Collins, co-founder of wealth management firm First Foundation, Inc., in Irvine CA, was recognized with the Business Journal’s “Women in Business Award” in 1997 and was keynote speaker for the event in 2001.

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A Family with 100 Year Legacy

Few families can say they have survived and thrived for 100 years with a strong mission and vision statement that is passionately held by all members. Few families can say they have truly made a positive difference in the lives of those who belong to them.

This is one family that can do just that.  At its 100th Anniversary Celebration in Newport Beach, California, I had the distinct pleasure of being one of 12 women leaders recognized for their contributions to the community. Being identified as a “visionary” warmed my heart and made me very proud.

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Victoria Collins Resets Expectations

“One of the most accomplished and admired women of the past quarter century in Orange County business circles said it best.

Standing before family and friends in a gathering of power and influence, she was being honored for a career of milestones, both professional and philanthropic” said Steve Churm of

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