Calendar of Events

Children’s Hospital Foundation Calendar of Events

October

Wednesday, October 17 - 5:30pm – 9:00pm

Big Hearts for Little Hearts “Backyard BBQ, Dishes for Wishes” – The Loma Linda Guild will host their annual cooking demonstration on Wednesday, October 17 from 5:30pm – 9:00pm with Mistress of Ceremonies Martha Green.  Come participate in an evening filled with gourmet food, entertainment and shopping benefiting Children’s Hospital.   Register online or for more information please contact Josh Zahid at 909-558-5384 or orjnzahid@llu.edu

Thursday, October 24 - 11:30am - 2pm, dinner from 5pm - 9pm

The Old Spaghetti Factory Tip-a-Firefighter - Enjoy a delicious meal served by local firefighters and support patients at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital. The Old Spaghetti Factory in Rancho Mirage, located at 71743 Hwy 111, will host their Tip-a-Firefighter event on Thursday, October 24. Lunch will be from 11:30am - 2pm, dinner from 5pm - 9pm. All tips collected by the firefighters will go to support our precious patients. For more information please contact Tiffany Hoekstra at 909-558-5367 or thoekstra@llu.edu

Saturday, October 27, 6 pm - 9 pm

The Big Hearts for Little Hearts Desert Guild host 3rd Annual Shop & Sup at Tommy Bahama Restaurant and Clothing Store. For more information, contact Josh Zahid 909-558-5384 or email at jnzahid@llu.edu.

November

Monday, November 5

Big Hearts for Little Hearts Desert Guild “Hugs Help Healing Workshop” – The Desert Guild will host their last “Hugs Help Healing Workshop” of the year.  The Guild has donated over 1,200 bears from the Build-A-Bear Workshop with cute outfits for the children at Children’s Hospital.  Donate or for more information please contact Josh Zahid at 909-558-5384 or jnzahid@llu.edu.

Thursday, November 8, 2 pm - 5 pm

JIMMY CHOO will partner with Loma Linda University Children’s Health for an exclusive event to benefit the children of the Coachella Valley. For more information, contact Josh Zahid 909-558-5384 or email at jnzahid@llu.edu.

Monday, November 12

Big Hearts for Little Hearts Desert Guild Membership Tea – Join the Desert Guild as they host their annual Membership Tea at the Tamarisk Country Club in Rancho Mirage. Register online or for more information please contact Josh Zahid at 909-558-5384 or orjnzahid@llu.edu.

Tuesday, November 27, 5 pm - 7 pm

The Big Hearts for Little Hearts Desert Guild will launch their Hearts of Hope Campaign at the Heather James Fine Art Gallery in Palm Desert. For more information, contact Josh Zahid 909-558-5384  or email at jnzahid@llu.edu.

November / December

Big Hearts for Little Hearts Loma Linda Guild “Tree of Hope” – During the months of November & December the Loma Linda Guild will host their “Tree of Hope” angel ornament campaign to benefit Children’s Hospital. Angels can be purchased or for more information please contact Josh Zahid at 909-558-5384 or orjnzahid@llu.edu.

December

Monday, December 3

Big Hearts for Little Hearts Loma Linda Guild “Gingerbread Village” – Stop by the Children’s Hospital lobby during the month of December to see the creative and beautiful gingerbread houses decorated by patients of Children’s Hospital. For more information please contact Josh Zahid at 909-558-5384 or orjnzahid@llu.edu.

Wednesday, December 5, 5 am - 7 pm

Stater Bros. Charities K-Froggers for Kids Radiothon - tune in to K-FROG 95.1 FM and K-FROG 92.9 FM to hear incredible patient testimonies and help support our patients at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital. The radiothon will be broadcast live from Bass Pro Shops in Rancho Cucamonga, you can also listen online at www.kfrog.com. For more information please contact Tiffany Hoekstra at 909-558-5367 or thoekstra@llu.edu

Monday, December 10

Big Hearts for Little Hearts Loma Linda Guild “Carols in the Lobby” – Come enjoy live music, gourmet snacks and a Christmas celebration hosted in the Children’s Hospital lobby.  All are welcomed to join the fun and festivities. For more information please contact Josh Zahid at 909-558-5384 or orjnzahid@llu.edu.

Tuesday, December 25, 9 am - 11 am

Jill & Barry Golden in partnership with the Big Hearts for Little Hearts Desert Guild will host 3rd Annual Santa Stroll to benefit the patients of Children’s Hospital. Guests are invited to dress up as Santa and Elves and help deliver Christmas to patients.  All are welcomed to join the fun and festivities. For more information please contact Josh Zahid at 909-558-5384 or orjnzahid@llu.edu.


For more information on any of these events, please feel free to contact Victoria Dulin at 909-558-5370 or vdulin@llu.edu