Category : Meet our Donors

Adopt-a-Family Program Gives Joy to Many

Because of generous community members and local organizations, 150 of our children and parents, totaling almost 40 families, will experience the joy of the holiday season this year. The holidays for our families can be especially difficult. They come from

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Meet our Sunset Sip Sponsors

Over The Guidance Center’s more than 70-year history, a key factor in enabling us to provide much-needed mental health services to our community’s most disadvantaged children and families has been our many passionate supporters. They’ve used their voice to advocate

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Meet our Donors: Children’s Benefit League

There’s a sisterhood in Long Beach dedicated to helping medically needy children and supporting their families who are struggling. Since 1946, they have raised over $1.7 million. And in just last year alone, they collectively raised $76,000. All with the

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Meet Our Donors: Cherese Mari Laulhere Foundation

Chris and Larry Laulhere of The Cherese Mari Laulhere Foundation are longtime Guidance Center supporters who have made a tremendous impact for our children. The proof is on the door of one of our Play Therapy Rooms named for their

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Meet our Donors: Tim Sailor – Continuing a Legacy of Community Service

Growing up, Tim Sailor was guided by the compassionate example of his parents who were always active in the community. His father, Dan, was on the Board of Directors of the Teenage Resource Center, a nonprofit in Orange County that

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The Community Who Saved the Holidays

Before we head out to celebrate the holidays, we want to take a moment to express our gratitude for those compassionate community members and local organizations who truly saved the holidays for 50 of our families this year. We’re inspired

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What This Holiday Season Means to Our Board of Directors

“I just can’t stand poverty. I can’t fix poverty around the world, but for that one family, for that one day, I can fix poverty,” said The Guidance Center Board Member and Marriage and Family Therapist Intern, Luis Maimoni. Spreading

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