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Inspiring kids to change the world

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OUR HISTORY

OUR HISTORY

Nancy Richardson founded OtterCares to invest in education and empower youth to create lasting change through philanthropy and entrepreneurship. Since 2010, we have equipped kids, classrooms and communities to recognize their true potential to make a difference.  

OUR PURPOSE

OUR PURPOSE

We believe one young and inspired mind can change the world. The OtterCares Foundation champions innovative education that inspires youth to become entrepreneurs and philanthropists who create lasting and impactful change in their communities.

Our Staff

Tricia Vincent, M.P.A.

Tricia Vincent, M.P.A.

Senior Program and Grants Director

tricia.vincent@ottercares.org

Tricia inspires Otter Products employees to participate in volunteer and giving programs. She also oversees our Impact, Inspiration and Champion Funds and engages with community partners to identify ways to grow our mission to inspire students to become entrepreneurs and philanthropists!

Jessica Dieken, M.B.A.

Jessica Dieken, M.B.A.

Marketing and Community Relations Director

jessica.dieken@ottercares.org

Jessica shares the Foundation’s messages and stories of impact in our communities while promoting our grant and education programs. In addition to inspiring others through storytelling, Jessica oversees our NoCO Fund and annual Pack2School event.

Linda Crum

Linda Crum

Executive Director

linda.crum@ottercares.org

As the Executive Director of the OtterCares Foundation, Linda leads the day-to-day operations of the Foundation. She is passionate about creating and fostering relationships on a local and national level and is focused on the strategic growth and impact our mission has on students in our communities and around the world!

Megan Jacobson

Megan Jacobson

Executive Administrator for Grants, Programs and Employee Engagement

megan.jacobson@ottercares.org

Meg acts as the OtterCares lead on Otter Products VTO opportunities, Dollars for Doers grant management and OtterCares introduction at New Otter Experience. She also coordinates the G3 Challenge and the Not-So-Ordinary Ornament campaigns as well as support all of our employee engagement programs.