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Honoring Gayle & Michael Galper

Posted by on Sep 7, 2017 in Featured Slider, News | 0 comments

Honoring Gayle & Michael Galper

A decade ago Michael Galper, a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, was spending much of his free time coaching his daughter’s La Cañada softball team. His desire and ability to easily connect with the kids was recognized by a Hathaway-Sycamores Board Member whose daughter was also on the team. Michael’s caring and deep commitment to the welfare of children together with his financial services background made him an ideal candidate for the Hathaway-Sycamores Board. He has served on the...

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First Annual Back-to-School Event

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Featured Slider, News | 0 comments

First Annual Back-to-School Event

Learning Lab Ventures ( LLV) hosted the First Annual Back-to-School Event at our Family Resource Center last Saturday. Volunteers, including the Highland Park Neighborhood Council, Hathaway-Sycamores’ Los Altos Auxiliary and PwC  employees, were present to hand out toiletries, healthy snacks, sunglasses and backpacks filled with school supplies to the children and youth in attendance. Superheroes made a special appearance to help entertain the children and their families as they went through...

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In-N-Out Comes to Hathaway-Sycamores

Posted by on Jul 19, 2017 in Featured Slider, News | 0 comments

In-N-Out Comes to Hathaway-Sycamores

The boys and staff at El Nido had a tasty treat when the In-N-Out Burger truck came to our residential campus earlier this week. The helpful In-N-Out staff members were cooking the food to order for the extremely satisfied customers. More than one happy diner was overheard commenting, “Now that’s what a hamburger is all about!” Some of the boys’ family members were able to stop by for the occasion too, making the lunch extra special for the boys on campus. The food was provided free of charge...

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Dedicated Volunteer: Shelia Howard

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in Featured Slider, News | 0 comments

Dedicated Volunteer: Shelia Howard

Thank you to volunteer Shelia Howard! The Master Gardener has been working in Hathaway-Sycamores’ El Nido garden two days each week for over a year. Her talent and deep knowledge of gardening as well as her gentle mentoring of the boys she works with in the garden at our residential campus make her an incredibly valuable member of our team. The garden yields both fresh produce and therapeutic benefits for the boys who live on campus. We are grateful to Sheila for all of her work helping the...

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Celebrating Children at the Los Angeles Zoo

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017 in Events, Featured Slider, News | 0 comments

Celebrating Children at the Los Angeles Zoo

Make your plans to join us at the Los Angeles Zoo on October 7, 2017 as we Celebrate Children and honor Gayle & Michael Galper Purchase Tickets Evening’s Lineup: 6:00 pm: Reception at Cambodia Pavilion and Stilt House Visit with Billy the elephant, harpy eagles, otters and other aquatic species Enjoy cocktails & hors d’oeuvres VIP photos with birds of prey   7:00 pm: Dinner at the Treetop Terrace Sumptuous sit-down dinner catered by Taste of the Wild Fine wines, beer and...

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Hathaway-Sycamores Youth Give Back

Posted by on Jan 5, 2017 in Featured Slider, News | 0 comments

Hathaway-Sycamores Youth Give Back

While many of our youth were the recipients of tremendous generosity this holiday season, some were also paying it forward and brightening the lives of others. Before the holidays, members of the Youth Council at our El Nido residential campus were looking for ways that they could give back to the community. Some members of the group have personally experienced homelessness with their families prior to coming to Hathaway-Sycamores. As the boys shared their moving stories of life on skid row,...

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