Affair: RaiseAChild Honors Annual Fundraising Gala
When: Sunday May 1, 2016 @ 4-6:30PM
Hot Spot: The Jim Henson Company Lot, Los Angeles, CA
Deets: This year, Celebrity Wellness Expert and Adoption Advocate Jillian Michaels will be honored during a special award ceremony in addition to other activists. Other celebrity guests include Cat Sadler (E! News), Leona Lewis (Singer), and Roxy Sowlaty (Rich Kids of Beverly Hills), who will be showcasing a special interior design display as part of the “RaiseAChild | MakeAHome” silent auction.
As one of the largest fundraisers in the city each year, the HONORS gala recognizes notable advocates and aims to help LGBT and Latino communities build families through foster and adoption programs to address the needs of the 400,000 children in our country’s foster care system.
- Jillian Michaels & Heidi Rhoades
- Deputy Sheriff (Ret.) Gina Barker-Foster & San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Dana Michele Foster
- Outstanding Achievement in the Portrayal of All Families, Kimberly Cornell, News Executive Producer, KTLA 5
RaiseAChild is the nationwide leader in the recruitment and support of LGBT and all prospective parents interested in building families through fostering and adopting to meet the needs of the 415,000 children in the foster care system. RaiseAChild recruits, educates, and nurtures supportive relationships equally with all prospective foster and adoptive parents while partnering with agencies to improve the process of advancing foster children to safe, loving and, and permanent homes.
Who You May Spot: Jillian Michaels, Heidi Rhoades, Deputy Sheriff Gina Barker-Foster, Sgt. Dana Michele Foster, Kimberly Cornell