We understand there are rising concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19). We want to assure you that CHOC is taking precautions to protect the health and well-being of the community. One precautionary measure we have decided to take is to postpone all Foundation events and activities through June 30, 2020. Upcoming Events That Have Been Postponed or […]
Stories of Giving
On February 8, 2020, over 1,100 community leaders, philanthropists and grateful families came together to usher in a new decade of hope for CHOC. The CHOC Gala, now in it’s 12th year, raised over $4.2 million (and counting!) for the patients and families of our community. Here are some of the highlights from that spectacular […]
The 23rd Annual CHOC Follies is here! This beloved event brings together Orange County’s talented civic and society leaders to sing, dance and act to raise money for CHOC. This year’s show “The Great Chocsby!” is an original musical guaranteed to keep you entertained! The CHOC Follies helps to raise awareness for CHOC’s mental health […]
When you speak with Bill and Nancy Thompson, what immediately comes across is their passion for philanthropy and their palpable sense of excitement at its impact.
Last year, Annette and Richard committed $2 million to establish an endowment to support CHOC’s spiritual care program. This incredible gift is the culmination of a growing partnership spanning over a decade.
For Bill, Jeff and Jennifer Gross, giving is a family affair. Together, they founded the William, Jeff and Jennifer Gross Family Foundation, which has dedicated $7 million to elevate care for the smallest and most fragile babies at CHOC.