H100 Volunteer Group Hosts Hillsides Farm to Table Dinner
Alexandra Poer Sheridan of Alexandra's Table is creating a feast incorporating many of the fruits, vegetables and herbs available to her from the estate’s garden, as well as sourcing local ranches for fresh, grass fed meats.
In keeping with Hillsides Farm to Table theme of supporting and sustaining the local community, H100 will offer a donation opportunity at this year's dinner. H100 members will be setting up a lemon "giving tree," featuring the needs and wishes of the students at Hillsides Education Center. These necessities will vary from school supplies to underwriting a summer outing.
“We hope our guests will take a moment to read the simple ways in which together we can make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children and families this summer,” said Joseph M. Costa, Hillsides chief executive officer. “This giving tree is an opportunity to create lasting change in the lives of those we serve and we hope every guest will participate in one way or another.”
To learn more about H100, contact Carrie Espinoza at 323-254-2274 ext. 254.
As a Pasadena foster care charity founded in 1913, Hillsides creates safe places for children at risk and their families by providing residential care, mental health services, special education, and advocacy. To learn more about Hillsides, visit www.Hillsides.org.
940 Avenue 64
Pasadena, CA 91105
Contact: Marisol Barrios
(323) 254-2274 ext. 274
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release H100 Volunteer Group Hosts Hillsides Farm to Table Dinner here
News-ID: 225724 • Views: 3780
More Releases from Hillsides
Two Los Angeles Child Welfare Agencies Announce Official Affiliation
(PASADENA, CA, July 6, 2016)—The boards of directors of Hillsides and Bienvenidos announced the creation of a parent-subsidiary relationship as of June 30. Both Hillsides and Bienvenidos will retain their individual names with Bienvenidos becoming the subsidiary and an affiliate of Hillsides. Prompting this initiative is recent legislation, the Continuum of Care Reform (AB 403), that calls for providers like Hillsides and Bienvenidos to develop a comprehensive array of services
Individualized Engagement is Key to Reducing Medicating Children in Foster Care
(PASADENA, CA) Medication should never be used to manage a child but rather to assist with a clearly diagnosed psychiatric disorder, according to Hillsides Chief Executive Officer Joseph M. Costa. “More often than not, what helps reduce the utilization of medication is a greater level of individualized engagement, which includes educating the child and the family on the specific effects of any medication. Education, behavioral supports, and constant monitoring
Hillsides Encourages the Reduction of Medication for Children and Youth in Foste …
(PASADENA, CA) Hillsides encourages the reduction of medication for its clients, Hillsides Chief Executive Officer Joseph M. Costa said in response to an article in the Los Angeles Times addressing the over medication of children in the Los Angeles County foster care system. “The introduction of positive behavior reinforcement, an engaging individualized routine, strengthening of social skills, and cognitive therapies usually result in lessening the need for medication
Hillsides Gives Thanks to Its Nursing Staff in Honor of National Nurses Week
(PASADENA, CA) Hillsides Chief Executive Officer Joseph M. Costa used National Nurses week as an opportunity to thank the Hillsides nursing staff, acknowledging the tremendous contribution they make to assure that those Hillsides cares for are empowered and prepared to make better, healthier choices after experiencing trauma. Costa noted that many children in Hillsides Residential Treatment Services are admitted with some sort of psychotropic medication. A number of effective medications
More Releases for H100
Chainway all set to showcase healthcare solution in Arab Health Exhibition
Chainway is scheduled to participate in upcoming exhibition- Arab Health Exhibition and Congress Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. from 29 January to 01 February 2018 Stand - Z4. B31 Arab Health is a big event in MENA region associated with healthcare professionals and traders. It is an ideal setting to bring together experts and most innovative solutions in the healthcare industry. The 2018 edition is coming up with more than 4500 exhibitors and
Hillsides’ Volunteer Group Announces Plan to Support Charity’s Teens during …
(PASADENA) H100, a philanthropic support group of the Los Angeles County charity Hillsides, will “adopt” the agency’s two teen group homes for the holiday season and beyond. It was announced during the group’s annual fall mixer held on November 14, 2013 at 168 Restaurant in Pasadena. H100, which is aimed at young professionals, will provide the 12 boys and girls in the homes with holiday presents and continue
New EBW router series from INSYS icom now available
The new EBW product family of industrial routers from INSYS icom, technology leader for M2M solutions, is now available. Developing these new units which expand INSYS icom’s router programme, the company concentrated on the IP functionalities for data communication. Various integrated safety technologies protect machines and process data from unauthorised access. With the new routers, INSYS icom provides robust, economic communication solutions for industrial standard applications, for example the networking
Hillsides H100 Volunteer Group Hosts Farm to Table Dinner
(PASADENA, CA)—Amongst the citrus and Zen gardens to the infinity pool overlooking the Colorado Bridge, two family-style tables were adorned with simple, lemon bouquets waiting to welcome guests at Hillsides’ H100 Farm to Table dinner. Set at the home of Mark and Phaedra Ledbetter, the grounds of this magnificent estate illustrated the volunteer group’s philosophy of providing the charity’s guests with an evening that supported a food culture made up
Hillsides Kids & Volunteers Build Educational Garden with Armory
(PASADENA, CA)—Through Hillsides’ art program, children living at the children’s charity are helping to build The FARMory, an educational garden. Partnering with Armory Center for the Arts, Hillsides children and members of Hillsides volunteer group, H100, worked side by side to transform their community. In addition, volunteers from the Arroyo Timebank joined the others to work on preparing the empty Pasadena city lot, located at 747 North Fair Oaks Avenue, to
NAB 2012: Hitachi Augments Its Offerings with Introduction of Three HDTV Cameras …
WOODBURY, NEW YORK, March 5, 2012 – Among the product highlights at the NAB 2012 Booth of Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd., will be the U.S. introduction of a slow-motion HD camera capable of capturing video at 2.5X and 3X the speed of standard frame rate cameras. The SK-HD1500 uses standard 2/3-inch Bayonet mount lenses and integrates easily into existing Hitachi SK-series camera infrastructures. Also to be introduced will be