Monthly Archives: September 2013

September: Summer Wrap-up

News From Around Bienvenidos

Families Helping Families Giveaway

The 7th Annual Families Helping Families Giveaway was a stellar success! On Sunday, August 25th we were delighted to serve 167 families, represented by 787 community members and 385 children under the age of seventeen, making it the largest event ever hosted! Thanks to generous donations, we gave out clothing, baby accessories, toys, furniture, and more! We also had a raffle for all who came out. Raffle prizes included purses, a stroller, and other items.

Giveaway selection before the crowds
Giveaway selection before the crowds

We would like to give special thanks to Shelter Partnership, Baby Buggy, and Spotlight Baby for their role in providing goods. Three cheers to all the volunteers who came out to work the event!

Bienvenidos Outpatient Services/Women’s Health Graduation

On Thursday, August 28 the Institute for Women’s Health – Outpatient Drug Program held a celebration for 13 graduates. We congratulate all of the women who worked very hard on their recovery. We have every confidence that they will continue to strive towards healing and will make positive changes towards reaching their goals. We wish them great success in their life of recovery.

Upcoming Events

Help-y Hour at the 1886 Bar at The Raymond in Pasadena

Please meet us at the 1886 Bar at The Raymond in Pasadena for our Help-y Hour on Monday, September 16th. 1886 has created a signature cocktail for the event with 100% of proceeds being donated to Bienvenidos! Help-y Hour is Bienvenidos’s way of raising funds and friends with the help of local businesses. We look forward to seeing you there. Click here for More information.

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