Read With Me

Every Wednesday afternoon in the heart of Buena Park, you can find an incredible teacher animatedly reading a story to a group of engaged kids chomping on a healthy snack. Local parents and their kids walk miles to check out a new library book and hear Ms. Milch read them the latest heroic tale. Over […]

Stamp Out Hunger

Buena Park Post Office is Stamping Out Hunger! This past Saturday the post office hosted a food drive benefiting Giving Children Hope. They handed out paper bags ahead of time notifying the residents that they would gladly pick up any food donations that were left by their mailbox. As a thank you, the Giving Children […]

Financial Literacy Graduation

A group of 13 outstanding We’ve Got Your Back mothers proudly graduated from Giving Children Hope’s financial literacy course last week. The course, funded by US Bank and executed in partnership with The Raise Foundation, dissected spending habits, budgets, and financial goals. Christine Sanchez said she loved seeing ambition sparked in these women. They are […]

Parent Leadership Academy

A local Orange County junior high is creatively finding a way better the lives of their students by empowering the parents! The faculty decided to begin a Parent Leadership Academy to provide workshops about the school system, taught by other parents. One of the biggest factors that prevents a student from succeeding is not having […]

MLK Day Event

“It makes such a difference to these families. You can see the smiles on their faces. It’s a blessing,” volunteer Blanca Sampson said about Giving Children Hope’s MLK Day volunteer event. Giving Children Hope’s partner, MiNDS Network, is a nonprofit serving the underprivileged and uninsured by providing free healthcare services in SoCal. On Saturday, January […]

First American Volunteers

First American employees filled roughly 260 backpacks in 30 minutes on behalf of the We’ve Got Your Back nutritional program! Giving Children Hope’s Director of Community Programs, Christine Sanchez, held an offsite volunteer event for the employees of First American in Irvine, CA. First American is an insurance and investment company that believes in making […]