Creative Giving Ideas


Creative Giving Ideas


CREATE A VACATION. Send a resident on a fully-staffed trip to Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm or Magic Mountain—$1,500 

CAPTURE A MOMENT. Purchase a digital camera for staff to take on trips with residents and create a memorable slide show—$400

DEVELOP OUR SITE. Add a page or improvements to this website so that we can inform the public more effectively—$750

EAT HEALTHY. Put more fresh fruits and vegetables on residents’ plates for a year—$1,250

ENHANCE TRAINING. Replace our old training videotapes and hard copy materials with up-to-date CD’s and DVD’s and Power Point presentations—$1,500

FOSTER FITNESS. Fund an additional physical activity position for one year—$5,000

HONOR SOMEONE SPECIAL. Establish a permanent endowed fund in tribute to someone special—$5,000

INCREASE COMMUNICATION. Send an Hispanic staff member to English class—$750

KEEP THE POOL OPEN. Provide for the staffing and operation of our therapeutic pool, which is not funded by Medi-Cal. One month—$2,000

MAKEOVER A BEDROOM. Paint and replace draperies in one of our resident bedrooms—$500

STIMULATE GROWTH. Purchase an appropriate puzzle or game for the residents—$30

SHOP’N’GIVE. Participate in the eScrip or Ralph’s programs and a percentage of what you spend while shopping will be donated to Hillside House. It’s so easy and costs you nothing! To sign up, just visit these pages: eScrip Ralph's

Here are the names of some of the many retail stores and businesses eScrip is partnered with:

  • American Airlines Eddie Bauer
  • Barnes and Nobles Pavilions
  • Carrows Restaurant Coco's Bakery
  • Club Cruise Wild Thyme's Cafe & Bakery
  • Dell Online Orvis
  • Ebay PriceRite
  • Expedia Vons
  • Los Angeles Times Staples
  • Macy's Spencer's
  • Nordstrom Safeway

Every time you shop at one of these or many other locations, the residents of Hillside House receive needed funds.

To make a donation to Hillside House today, click here or contact Curt Lauber, Director of Development: [email protected], (805) 687-0788, ext. 115.

Thank you!

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