LOS ANGELES, CA, June 27, 2018 – Guests attended Hillsides’ ninth annual Farm to Table dinner held on Sunday, June 24, at the private Pasadena estate of Jim and Chelisa Vagim. Attendees were treated to local, farm-fresh cocktails and food in a park-like setting with a private lake and views of the San Gabriel Valley.
LOS ANGELES, June 19, 2018 -- Bienvenidos, an affiliate of the Southern California foster care and mental health charity Hillsides, will host an Open House for clients to celebrate the move of one of its Family Resource Centers from Pasadena to Arcadia. The event will run from 3 – 6 p.m. at 50 East Foothill Blvd., Suite 300, Arcadia, CA 91106.
LOS ANGELES, June 5, 2018 -- Hillsides Education Center (HEC), a therapeutic residential and non-public school in Pasadena, graduated 10 seniors on May 31, 2018. In an emotional ceremony, the students told of the many challenges they overcame to meet this milestone. The students spoke of the hardships they had encountered on the road to graduation, including deaths of family members and mental health issues. They thanked their family, friends, and the HEC staff for helping them heal enough to focus on their studies and graduate.
Starbucks, Jersey Mike’s Offer Job Opportunities to Former Foster Youth at Hillsides Employment Fair
LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2018 – Starbucks, Jersey Mike’s Subs, and PetSmart were among local businesses offering youth job opportunities at an employment and resource fair hosted by Hillsides, a Southern California foster care and child welfare charity. More than 100 youth attended the fair, which was put on by Hillsides’ Youth Moving On (YMO) program for youth transitioning from foster care to adulthood.
LOS ANGELES, May 25, 2018 – Hillsides, a Southern California foster care and child welfare charity, will host an Employment & Resource Fair for youth ages 16-25 on May 30 through its Youth Moving On program for youth transitioning from foster care to adulthood. The job fair will run from between 12 p.m. – 4 p.m., and is located at the program’s transitional housing apartments, the Oakland Summit Apartments, located at 650 N. Oakland Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101. All youth ages 16 – 25 are welcome. Raffles, door prizes, and lunch will be provided.