Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala nets over $1.4M

Childhelp, a Phoenix-based nonprofit dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse, celebrated its 14th Annual Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala on Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Arizona Biltmore Resort. Grimaldi’s Pizzeria presented the sold-out extravaganza that netted a record of over $1.4 million for Childhelp programs and services in Arizona, including the Childhelp […]

Childhelp, U.S. governors partner to end child abuse

In 2015, child protective services agencies received an estimated 4 million referrals involving the alleged maltreatment of children across the United States. This month, National Child Abuse Prevention Month, governors across the country have come together and signed a resolution announcing their commitment to end child abuse in America, according to a press release. This resolution, containing over 45 signatures, was presented by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe to Childhelp co-founders Sara O’Meara and Yvonne Fedderson, on April 26 at the annual Childhelp National Day of Hope Reception in Washington D.C.

Childhelp Wings Annual Fashion Show Luncheon nets record breaking $190,000

Childhelp, the nation’s oldest and largest non-profit advocating for abused and neglected children, celebrated its 11th Annual Childhelp Wings Fashion Show Luncheon on Sunday, April 2 at the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia. The sold-out event broke the previous fundraising record, raising a total of $190,000 to fund crucial Childhelp programs and services in Arizona, according to a press release. Co-chaired by community advocates Tiffany Quayle and Abby Traister-Leadon, the event was hosted by Dove Cameron, known for her dual role on Disney Channel’s Liv and Maddie, and, for the third year in a row, Nick Ciletti from ABC 15 Arizona.

Abby Traister co-chairs Childhelp fashion show luncheon

Paradise Valley resident, Abby Traister, will serve as event co-chair alongside Phoenix resident Tiffany Quayle for Childhelp’s 11th Annual WINGS Fashion Show Luncheon. Childhelp will host its luncheon 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 2, at the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia, 4949 E. Lincoln Drive, with proceeds benefiting Childhelp’s programs and services in Arizona. The luncheon, presented by Services Group of America and the Jane N. Mooty Foundation, will feature a full runway show, along with local celebrity models, according to a press release.

Paradise Valley residents chair 13th Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala

Paradise Valley residents Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson and Richard J. Stephenson have been selected as event co-chairs of the 2017 Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala. Childhelp will host the gala on Saturday, Jan. 14 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa in the Frank Lloyd Wright ballroom at 5:30 p.m. Mrs. Stephenson is a physician and lecturer focusing upon regenerative, lifestyle, functional and innovative natural medicine programs, according to a press release.

Arizona Biltmore hosts 2016 Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala

  The 12th Annual Drive the Dream Gala took place Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Arizona Biltmore with proceeds from the event to benefit Childhelp programs and services in Arizona. Childhelp is one of the largest and oldest national nonprofit organizations dedicated to the treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect. The 2016 Drive […]

Children’s center named after Paradise Valley resident

Childhelp, the nation’s oldest and largest nonprofit advocating for abused and neglected children, announced that it will rename the Childhelp Children’s Center of Arizona after community philanthropist, Linda Pope. “For many years, Linda Pope has selflessly given her time, energy, and resources to this organization and our mission,” stated Sara O’Meara and Yvonne Fedderson, founders of Childhelp, in a press release. “She is the embodiment of what this center represents – she is kindness, hope, generosity, and love. A sign above every Childhelp door reads ‘All Who Enter Here Will Find Love,’ and we couldn’t think of a name more synonymous with love than Linda Pope.” The Childhelp Children’s Center of Arizona Dedicated to Linda Pope, located 2120 N. Central Ave. in Phoenix, will celebrate its grand opening with a dedication ceremony at 11 a.m. on Oct. 17.

Childhelp’s 12th annual ‘Drive the Dream’ chairs announced

Childhelp® has announce its chairs for the 12th Annual Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala. Community Leaders Char Hubble, Deborah Pshebniski and Erika Williams will lend their  support to the event through planning, fundraising and generating awareness. Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson DC, CNS, DABAAHP, FAARM and Richard J Stephenson of Cancer Treatment Centers of America are serving […]