Donors and Volunteers to be Honored at Hillsides Circle of Excellence Dinner

first_imgcenter column 2 Donors and Volunteers to be Honored at Hillsides Circle of Excellence Dinner Thursday, October 22 From STAFF REPORTS Published on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 | 6:55 pm Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Top of the News First Heatwave Expected Next Week 11 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * HerbeautyVictoria’s Secret Model’s Tips For Looking Ultra SexyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWho Was The Hollywood ‘It Girl’ The Year You Were Born?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty11 Ayurveda Heath Secrets From Ancient IndiaHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Bad To Give Your Boyfriend An Ultimatum?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself Right NowHerbeautyHerbeauty Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday center_img More Cool Stuff Community News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Business News Make a comment Four supporters of Hillsides, a nonprofit child welfare organization serving children in foster care and families in crisis, will be honored at the Hillsides Circle of Excellence Dinner at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at The Rococo Room in Pasadena. This annual event is a chance for Hillsides to thank donors and volunteers who have gone above and beyond in giving their talents, time, and resources to the agency.The following are receiving awards:• Sue Tutt, who is receiving the Hillsides Lifetime Achievement Award. Tutt has been volunteering at Hillsides since 2001. After retiring as a middle school home economics teacher, Tutt dedicated her time to helping the children who live at Hillsides residential treatment program to sew and cook. She has also been a long-time member of Hillsides Guild, a support group that fundraises for and plans activities for the children.• Friends of Foster Children, which is receiving the Hillsides Community Angel Award. Friends of Foster Children, which provides goods, volunteer services, and financial support to foster children and emancipated youth, supports the children of Hillsides year-round. The organization provides school supplies for the children, Halloween goodies, Christmas gifts, and Easter baskets, among other gifts.• John Gong, who is receiving the Hillsides Angel Award. Gong, the vice president of global events and show production at Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media has been involved with Hillsides since 1997. He has served on Hillsides board of directors for six years, and is also a key member of the Hillsides Volunteer Network, a volunteer group that plans and participates in activities for the children.• Ed Patterson, who is receiving the Hillsides Special Recognition Award. Patterson served as the chair of the Hillsides Volunteer Network from 2009 – 2015 and is now serving as the treasurer. Under his leadership, the Hillsides Volunteer Network more than doubled in size. Patterson’s involvement at Hillsides has inspired him and his wife Lori to become foster parents with the intent of adopting.The Rococo Room is located at 260 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena.Hillsides, founded in 1913 and serving more than 6,200 children and families in Los Angeles County is a premier provider dedicated to improving the overall well-being and functioning of vulnerable children, youth, and families. For more information, please visit faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Subscribe Community Newslast_img read more