The Generosity of Others

It truly was a magical night. We gathered with families in our WGYB program to celebrate Christmas and to give ten very special children a present they will always remember. One of GCHope’s treasured partners, Edwards Lifesciences, wanted to do something extra special for a few lucky kids GCHope serves, so we put our heads […]

Wrapping Parties!

Cut, tape, fold, and repeat! For the past two weeks, GCHope has been busy with our annual Wrapping Parties for the presents donated to children in our WGYB program. We had more than 200 people join us in the effort to make this Christmas special for so many children. This year, thanks to Fullerton Toy […]

Unseen Refugees

In one of the poorest areas of Lebanon, Jean Bouchebel visited the home of a Lebanese family that is hosting a family of Syrian refugees in their unfurnished two-bedroom apartment. Jean Bouchebel is the former Lebanon National Director for World Vision International and now heads his own humanitarian aid consulting group, Bouchebel Consultants. He described […]

Our Heroes

Thousands of men and women are returning home from deployment or serving our military with very little to come back to, and GCHope is grateful for the chance to show our utmost appreciation to them and their families. We save some of the best items we receive for our country’s heroes and on Saturday, September 14th, GCHope sent […]

In their shoes

We’ve Got Your Back’s summer distribution started off with a bang when George Esquivel, a shoe designer and longtime GCHope friend,  came to our warehouse to help hand out food to families (he also spoke at the WGYB Thank You Luncheon last month). The designer’s connection to the program stretches far beyond his philanthropic heart—though his shoes […]