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Hillsides Charity Hosts Holiday Celebration on Dec. 3 at Parkway Grill in Pasadena

11-26-2013 06:47 PM CET | Associations & Organizations

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(PASADENA, CA)--The Hillsides Guild, a support group of the Los Angeles County charity Hillsides, will host a holiday celebration at the Parkway Grill in Pasadena on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. This annual event includes cocktails, dinner, and a performance by the renowned Citrus Singers from Citrus College in Glendora.
During the dinner, guests will also get the chance to participate in an opportunity drawing, which includes dinner for four at the Pasadena steakhouse Smitty’s, a holiday decoration from renowned Pasadena florist Jacob Maarse, and dinner for four at the Parkway Grill, among other opportunities.
The proceeds for the dinner will be used by the Guild to support the children in residence at Hillsides. Throughout the year, the Guild provides the children with outings and presents they normally would not receive, such as seasonal gift baskets, birthday presents, a special spring break outing, and an annual scavenger hunt.
“The Guild is an integral part of Hillsides, and members have a direct impact on the happiness of the children of Hillsides,” said Joseph M. Costa, Hillsides chief executive officer. “This annual holiday celebration is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Guild, and I hope to see Hillsides many friends and supporters turn out for the event.”
The Parkway Grill is located at 510 S. Arroyo Parkway, Pasadena, CA 91105.
The cost per reservation is $125. The opportunity drawing ticket packet is $10 per ticket or six tickets for $50. To make your reservation, please call Carrie Espinoza, director of development, at 323-543-2800, ext. 121.
Hillsides is a premier provider dedicated to improving the well-being and overall functioning of children, youth, and families in need. To learn more about Hillsides or holiday happenings at the agency, please visit our website.

Hillsides is a premier provider dedicated to improving the overall well-being and functioning of vulnerable children, youth, and their families. Our vision is to create lasting change in the lives of at-risk children and youth we serve. We provide high quality care, advocacy, and innovative services that promote safe, permanent environments where young people can thrive.

Hillsides has four main programs:
Family Resource Centers, which offer numerous community based programs and services that provide parenting classes, mental health support and additional crucial resources for vulnerable children and families throughout Los Angeles County.
Residential Treatment Services, which provide a safe and stable environment where children and youths, who cannot live at home, suffered trauma, or have severe emotional or behavioral challenges, can thrive.
Education Center, a therapeutic residential and day school that offers individualized education for students with social-emotional, learning and/or behavioral challenges for children in kindergarten through 12th grade.
Youth Moving On, which provides former foster youth affordable quality housing and numerous support services to help them become responsible, self-sufficient adults.

Hillsides
940 Avenue 64
Pasadena, CA 91105
323-254-2274
Company Contact/Press Contact:
Marisol Barrios
mbarrios@hillsides.org
323-543-2800 ext 128
815 Colorado Blvd, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90041

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