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Pasadena Charity Hillsides Gala Set for February 22, 2014

12-12-2013 07:08 PM CET | Associations & Organizations

Press release from: Hillsides

Hillsides, a premier provider in Los Angeles County dedicated to improving the overall functioning and well-being of children, youth, and families in crisis, will be hosting its annual fundraising gala. The gala, set to be held on February 22, 2014, is being chaired by Susan Pinsky. She and her husband Dr. Drew Pinsky have been involved with Hillsides for over 10 years.
This year’s gala theme is “A Celebration of Art.” The gala will celebrate the fact that at heart, Hillsides is an artist. It shapes children’s potential and nurtures their well-being. Hillsides also uses music and art to bring out the best in a child. Drawing a picture or writing a song is essential for self-reflection and self-acceptance.
Hillsides’ yearly gala is the largest fundraiser of the year and a chance for Hillsides supporters to gather together and participate in a dinner, silent auction, paddle auction, and live auction. Love, life, art, and giving will all be celebrated on this special night.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE GALA: Call 323-543-2800, ext. 121 or 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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