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Ellen Pompeo selects Aviva as her charity!

We are so excited to announce that Ellen Pompeo selected Aviva as the recipient  of a significant donation through the Hope & Grace initiative of Philosophy – an organization committed to supporting the mental health and well-being of women worldwide.  The event “The Age of Cool” hosted by Philosophy and Ellen Pompeo was held at Quixote on September…

Welcome New Board Chair

Aviva is pleased that Genevieve Haines has stepped into the role of Board Chair effective July 1, having previously served as a Vice-Chair. For several years she has headed Aviva’s PR Committee, lending her talents and guidance as we transformed our branding to commemorate our centennial anniversary. Genevieve is president of Haines & Co., specializing…

Yoga4Aviva

Creating a Healthy Future For At-risk Children and Families! Aviva invites you and your friends and family to join internationally acclaimed yoga instructor Rajashree Choudhury for Yoga4Aviva, LA’s largest community yoga event, benefiting Aviva Family and Children’s Services and making a difference in the lives of children and families in Los Angeles! Proceeds from this fun, interactive…

Student Films Debut at Sony Studios

It was a Hollywood premier, complete with a red carpet, bright lights, cameras and a gourmet reception. On a perfect summer evening in August, a crowd of 200 Aviva residents, staff and special guests gathered for the annual Aviva and Youth in Action Film Collaboration screening at Sony Pictures Studios’ Cary Grant Theater. This year’s…

2016 A Gala

It was a star-studded evening at the Beverly Hills Hotel on April 16, 2016.  Aviva honored Avi Lerner and Millennium Films with the Corporate Responsibility Award for his international philanthropic work.   We are also grateful to Cheryl and Haim Saban for becoming Presenting Sponsor.   A Gala Co-Chairs Laura Alpert, Leslie Kavanaugh, and Susan Rothenberg organized this exquisite…