Hillsides’ Prevention Specialist Wins Best Dramatic Short Film at Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival
LOS ANGELES, March 22, 2018 – “Marisol,” a short film written and directed by Hillsides’ prevention specialist Juan Escobedo, has won “Best Dramatic Short Film” at the 2018 Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival. The film won out over thousands of international submissions.
LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2018 – Students at Hillsides Education Center (HEC), a nonpublic therapeutic school for students in first – 12th grade, can now have access to career counseling as part of their school courses. Beginning with the 2018 winter semester, high school juniors and seniors can take advantage of a Hillsides workforce development program, the Career Club, which teaches them employment skills. Students learn how to write a resume, ace a job interview, and deal with workplace stress and conflict, among other lessons taught.
PASADENA, CA March 1, 2018 – Tomorrow schools across the nation will celebrate the National Education Association’s Read Across America program honoring the birthday of children’s author Dr. Seuss. At the Hillsides Education Center, a Pasadena therapeutic non-public school for students in first through 12th grade, students will mark the day by having community volunteers read Dr.
LOS ANGELES, February 27, 2018 -- Hillsides, a Southern California mental health and foster care charity, raised $420,000 during its annual gala, La Nuit des Rêves, held on February 24, 2018 at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena. Some 350 guests enjoyed the French-themed gala, which translates into “The Night of Dreams.”
LOS ANGELES, February 5, 2018 – Hillsides, a Southern California mental health and foster care charity, is hosting its annual gala, La Nuit des Rêves, on February 24, 2018 at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena. The French-themed gala, which translates into “The Night of Dreams,” is Hillsides’ largest fundraiser of the year.