Current and Upcoming Events
Brookdale Casino Night Business Mixer & Costume Fundraiser
On Wednesday, October 24th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Brookdale Uptown Whittier will be hosting a free business mixer. We encourage everyone to bring a Halloween costume to benefit the children serviced by The Whole Child (ages 0-18 years). For questions or to RSVP, please call Tom Rios at (562) 945-3904.
Car Seat Safety Workshop
Hosted the 3rd Thursday of each month from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm, The Whole Child offers a FREE Car Seat Safety Workshop. Please note that the workshop is offered in English one month and Spanish the next month. It is open to all to attend, but is limited to ten participants. For more information or to register, please call our Birth to Five Center at 562.236.4695.
Amazon Smile to Support The Whole Child
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support The Whole Child every time you shop through Amazon, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to The Whole Child. All donations received from AmazonSmile will directly benefit the children and families we serve through our mental health and housing programs. For more information on how to select The Whole Child on your AmazonSmile account, please click here.
The Whole Child Cheers to 60 Years
Thank you for supporting The Whole Child as we celebrate 60 years of supporting children and families in our community.
Casino Night & Funderaiser
Thank you to those that enjoyed this wonderful casino night under the stars to support the work we do to help children in our community thrive in four key areas including mental health services, housing, parenting enrichment and nutrition support.
The Whole Child’s Fundraiser at Menchie’s
Thank you for supporting The Whole Child by eating frozen yogurt! From July 16-31, every time someone visited the Menchie’s located in the Pico Rivera Plaza (8880 East Whittier Blvd, Pico Rivera, CA), next door to the Jamba Juice, and mentioned The Whole Child, they donated 5% of your total purchase back to our programs and services.
Back-to-School Drive for the Children of The Whole Child
Thank you to those that purchased a few additional items for the children at The Whole Child. From July 20-29th, we collected new sweaters, shoes, socks, and undergarments for children, between the ages of five and ten years old.
Ribbon Cutting Celebration and Open House
The community joined us as we celebrated the completion of our Healing Children From the Group Up Capital Project and enjoyed live music, light refreshments, and door prizes at our Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Thank you to everyone that attended!
Easter Baskets for The Whole Child
On Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 6:00 pm Brookdale Uptown Whittier hosted their free monthly Business Mixer. At February’s mixer, they collected Easter Baskets for the children served at The Whole Child. Thank you for those that donated!
Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count
Thank you to everyone that volunteered for the Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count for Whittier, Pico Rivera, Montebello and Santa Fe Springs on January 26, 2016. We completed all of our census tracks!
2015 Holiday Season
We want to thank everyone for supporting The Whole Child during the 2015 holiday season. We are overwhelmed with the community support!
Thank you to Jeffrey Pinzon and his team at Secured by Jeff for donating 60 turkey dinners to our Family Housing Program for Thanksgiving!
Thank you to the ladies of the Delta Kappa Gamma – Gamma Zeta Chapter for donating 22 ‘Nights Out’ (gift certificates for dinner and a movie for the entire family) for our Family Housing Program!
Thank you to the Knights of Columbus – Norwalk for a wonderful holiday party and gifts for some of our families living in shelters.
Thank you to everyone that participated in our Adopt-A-Family Program! Thanks to you 116 families were adopted. That’s 154 adults and 259 children experiencing the gift of Christmas because of your generosity!!
Thank you to the City of Santa Fe Springs and the Gus Velasco Neighborhood Center for hosting 50 of our families at their Neighborly Elf Event!
Thank you to Sergio and his team at the Takeover Barber Shop in Santa Fe Springs for providing free haircuts to 15 children from our Family Housing Program!
Drive it Home Fore the Kids Golf Tournament
Thank you to all of our sponsor and attendees, and thank you to everyone that made the event a fun-filled day on the greens!
All that Jazz…for a Cause
Thank you for helping make our event a success! We are grateful to all that attended and donated to All that Jazz…for a Cause! All proceeds from the event benefited Family Housing at The Whole Child.
For photos from this event, please visit our Photo Gallery.