Inland Empire Chapter Nineteenth Annual Forest of Hope “Believe in Miracles”


Forest of Hope

Join the Inland Empire Chapter of Childhelp for a time honored tradition at the Nineteenth Annual Forest of Hope “Believe in Miracles” Luncheon and Tree Presentation! Taking place Saturday, November 16, 2019, join in the merriment with your families as our master of ceremonies, Kristen James, hosts a memorable luncheon filled with live musical performances, drawings and a live auction topped off with a dazzling tree viewing officially kicking off the holiday season.

When: Saturday – November 16, 2019, Social Hour & Tree Viewing: 11:00 a.m.

Where: National Orange Show Events Center, “Valencia Room” – 689 South E Street, San Bernadino, CA (enter on Arrowhead Ave., Gate 9)

Musical Tapestry by: Mountain Quartet, Lia Hidajat, Advisor

Special Performance: The Children from the Childhelp Merv Griffin Village

Special Guest: Yvonne Fedderson, Childhelps Co-Founder, President and Vice Chairman

Proceeds benefit the many life-saving programs including the Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline (1-800-4-A-CHILD), a 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline staffed by master level counselors offering life-saving information and referrals; Childhelp Foster Care and Adoption Services; Childhelp Group Homes; Childhelp Children’s Advocacy Centers; Childhelp Residential Treatment Facilities; as well as the Childhelp Community Center and Childhlep Speak Up Be Safe prevention education, a comprehensive curriculum Pre-K through 12th grade. Founded in 1959 by Sara O’Meara and Yvonne Fedderson, Childhelp is one of the largest and oldest non-profit organizations dedicated to the intervention and treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect.

How can you help?

  • Purchase and reserve individual seats at $75 per person – Please RSVP by November 8, 2019
  • Purchase Opportunity and Tree Chance tickets at $3 per chance or four for $10

Your donation is tax deductible up to $25 according to IRS regulations. Childhelp Federal Tax ID #95-2884608

For more information and to purchase tickets, please contact Barbara Ehlers (909) 534-4565 or Karol Mason at 909-374-3058