About Us


The Annie E. Casey Foundation: Dedicated to improving “the lives of millions of children, families and communities across the country,” the Annie E. Casey Foundation is a national leader in philanthropy and support for underprivileged communities.

Dr. Deepak Chopra, co-founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing: “As a global leader and pioneer in the field of mind-body medicine, Deepak Chopra is transforming the way the world views physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social wellness.”


Hammerstein Highland House is a vacation destination with a purpose – a portion of the rental fee supports OLLF.

Hammerstein Highland House (HHH): A legacy partner with OLLF, a portion of rental proceeds from the Highland House is used to support the Foundation’s work around the world. “Nestled in an idyllic mountain setting with mango trees, papaya groves, towering palms and vivid gardens, the Highland House boasts some of the most astonishing views of Montego Bay.”

Round Hill Hotel and VillasA getaway and resort located in Montego Bay, Jamaica, Round Hill Hotel and Villas is a key partner in OLLF’s Jamaican operations. With rooms designed by Ralph Lauren and a suite of luxury Jamaican villas, Round Hill is unique among Jamaican resorts.



Founder Brenda Isaac at Hammerstein Highland House

Brenda Isaac/Founder, Chair – Successful business owner, entrepreneur, and global philanthropist. Owner of the Hammerstein Highland House in Montego Bay, Jamaica, which provides support for humanitarian outreach.

Jacqi Dudley/Program Director, South Africa – Sixteen years of executive search, selection, and human capital consulting within global business sectors. Experienced project manager and fundraiser for NGOs in South Africa.

Tracy Bergquist/Environmental Engineer –  Experienced environmental consultant and engineer. Responsible for garden education programs.

Tonya Moses/Board Member – More than 20 years experience in the apparel business, actively involved with OLLF operations since 2009.  Passionate about creating positive experiences for children.

little boys drum

An African drumming class sponsored by OLLF.