About Ronda and OGAO

Ronda Hatefi is the founder of OGAO – Oregonians for Gambling Awareness. She has been advocating for individuals with gambling disorders with the message of Hope and Help.

Click the logo to go to O.G.A.O. and get more information.

This years Proclamation Problem Gamblers Day 2018

No Problem Gambler Stands Alone

Looking Forward

Coming up:

  • O.G.A.O. Website Launch


  • Problem Gambling Awareness Month
    • March
  • Problem Gambling Awareness Day
    • September 29th
  • Take a break campaign
    • Can you take a break from gambling? More to come…

Looking Back


has a great idea for Problem Gamblers Awareness Day, click below.

Take a Gambling Break & Bank Your Money, Tuesday, September 29, 2020