‘Faces of Santa Ana': Artist sells portraits of homeless, uses proceeds to give back

- An Orange County artist is painting portraits of the homeless and using the proceeds from sales to help with rehabilitation.

Faces of Santa Ana is a passion project, founded by Brian Peterson, in which he befriends the homeless community in Santa Ana and uses art as a means to help and inspire those who may feel invisible.

"The mission of Faces of Santa Ana is to locally help those in need in cities around the world while also inspiring and activating creatives and supporters of the movement," the website reads. "We believe that the creativity we’ve been given is meant for the outward pouring of love."

Watch Gina Silva's full report above.

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