Donation Programs | Hillsides

Donation Programs

The support of individuals and organizations is vital to building and maintaining quality treatment programs for the children in our care. Donors have many ways to offer financial support to Hillsides.

Cash Donations

Unrestricted contributions give us the flexibility to use funds where the need is greatest, however some donors like to support a specific program or service. Click here to make a donation online.

Tributes and Memorials

Observe birthdays, anniversaries, and other milestones by making a donation to Hillsides.


Sponsors provide anonymous, ongoing financial assistance to a Hillsides families.


Hillsides actively pursues grant funding from foundations, corporations and community organizations in support of programs, training, and special projects.

'Wish List' donations

Both Hillsides and Hillsides Education Center maintain 'wish list' for items that our budget cannot cover such as computers, furniture, appliances, equipment and other items that enhance the program. Click here to visit the 'Wish List' online.

In-kind Gifts

Hillsides accepts many types of goods and services throughout the year. Please call 323-254-2274 ext. 1251 for current in-kind giving guidelines.


A simple amendment to your will lets you remember Hillsides with a specific amount of money, a percentage of the residue of your estate, or property such as real estate, bonds, artwork, or jewelry. For more information, please click here.


Charitable remainder trusts and charitable lead trusts are options for donors who want to help Hillsides while receiving lifetime income. For more information, please click here.

Life Insurance

Another simple way to remember the home is to name Hillsides as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy. For more information, call Jackie Broxton at 323-543-2800 ext. 230.

Endowment Funds

Our permanent endowment fund is comprised of gifts where the principle donation is managed and invested. We use the income, leaving the gift amount permanently available to earn interest. For more information, please call Carrie Espinoza, chief advancement officer, at 323-543-2800 ext. 221.


Volunteers help Hillsides provide the highest quality of care to the vulnerable children and families we serve through their work in the residential program, the school, and at Hillsides Family Resource Centers. Along with his or her talents and skills, each volunteer brings a unique perspective and life experience to our programs. It is always a pleasure to match a prospective volunteer with just the right task.

Working with vulnerable children and youth is rewarding, yet extremely challenging. Those who wish to work with our children undergo extensive screening, orientation and training. To inquire about volunteer opportunities, fill out the volunteer form.

For further information, contact the Advancement Services about our current and future needs at (323) 543-2800 ext. 221.


Family Resource Centers offer numerous community-based programs and services that provide parenting classes, mental health support, and additional crucial resources for vulnerable children and families throughout Los Angeles County, including the San Gabriel Valley and Pasadena. >
Residential Treatment Services provide a safe and stable environment where children and youths, who cannot live at home, suffered trauma, or have severe emotional or behavioral challenges, can thrive. >
Education Center, a therapeutic residential and day school, offers individualized education for students with social-emotional, learning and/or behavior challenges for children in kindergarten through 12th grade. >
Youth Moving On, with support from The Everychild Foundation, provides former foster youth affordable quality housing and numerous support services to help them become responsible, self-sufficient adults. >

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