The Westside Guild of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) held its annual Luncheon of Hope on Tuesday at The Beverly Wilshire. This year’s theme – “Hope Inspires Us To Gather Together” – brought together 430 supporters to enjoy a morning of shopping interesting vendors, a silent auction and luncheon. Pictured, from left: Sheri Sani, Benefit Co-Chair; Lee Anne Sanderson, President; Westside Guild of CHLA; Robin Hyland, Manager, Associates and Affiliates, CHLA; Bonnie McClure, Chairman, Associates and Affiliates, CHLA - and a member of Board of Trustees; Bobbie Gerson, featured speaker and mother of a CHLA patient; Lindsay Andras, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, CHLA; Lydia Andras, MD, Anesthesiologist, CHLA and Linda Grossman, Benefit Co-Chair.
Beverly Vista 5th grade teacher Kris Milliken recently took students on a field trip to UCLA where they received a campus tour. “By showing the students around a university campus and continually teaching them about the benefits of going to college, I am hopeful that this field trip will serve as added motivation for the children to one day pursue higher education,” Milliken said.
Sophia Goldberg, who is a graduate of the class of 2018 from Beverly Hills High and will be attending Princeton in the fall, is attending The 7th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Evolutionary Developmental Biology in Galway, Ireland. Sophia will present the research she worked on at Cal State Northridge in Professor de Bellard labatory on first phases of the evolution of the nervous system in turtles. Sophia has been working in her lab since last summer while a student at Beverly.
Attending the 25th Annual Race To Erase MS Gala at The Beverly Hilton, Jack Osbourne, and daughter Pearl, joined the celebrity crowd which raised $1.6 million.
Kristin Chenoweth and Stephanie Beatriz attended The Trevor Project's 2017 TrevorLIVE LA Gala at The Beverly Hilton.
Mayor Lili Bosse was among those who served up a holiday meal at Fire Station No. 1 Wednesday, including turkey with all the trimmings. The annual event brings the entire community of City employees together. Pictured are (from left): Assistant City Manager George Chavez, Beverly Hills firefighters David Laney and Mark Hein, Beverly Hills Police Officer Ryan Dolan, Mayor Lili Bosse, Ida Nalbandian and Public Works Executive Assistant Ilene Knebel.
Elisabeth Moss, Jenny Slate and Zoe Lister-Jones attended the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Grants Banquet at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel.
Four Boy Scouts of Beverly Hills Troop 110 became Eagle Scouts this past Sunday at City Hall. Only two percent of all Boy Scouts make it to this highest rank of Eagle Scout. Pictured (from left): Greg Gearhart, Ethan Godfrey, Jamie Hartman and Wesley Wu.
The Colleagues’ Annual Spring Luncheon benefiting the Children’s Institute honored Carol Burnett. Mistress of ceremonies Mary Hart and Carol had the crowd laughing at The Beverly Wilshire.
Hawthorne School presented BHEF and The Beverly Hilton with this “thank you” poster this week during its PTA meeting. Pictured, from left: Hawthorne Principal Michelle Dar and incoming BHEF President, Cindy Trost.