Please join us May 19th as we honor Congresswoman Barbara Lee!

Join us along with our generous event sponsors May 19, 2018, to help us celebrate the successes of those we serve and to recognize some of the important people who have done so much to help make our work possible!

St. Joseph Center’s “Voices of Hope” gala will take place on Saturday, May 19 at the Skirball Cultural Center. We invite you to join us! This year we are pleased to honor Congresswoman Barbara Lee 13th District with the prestigious Hope Through Empowerment Award. We will also honor Steven and Nancy Lippman with the Founders Award for Community Service for their dedicated support of St. Joseph Center’s mission to serve those in need!

Voices of Hope 2018

Saturday, May 19, 2018
Cocktails & Silent Auction at 5:30pm,
Followed immediately by
Dinner, Live Auction & Dancing

Skirball Cultural Center
Herscher Hall-Guerin Pavilion
2701 N. Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90049

Online ticketing has closed. If you are interested in purchasing tickets to Voices of Hope, please contact Valerie Harwin at or (310)396-6468 ext. 336

Exclusive Trip Raffle

If you’re not able to attend, you can still enter our special raffle to win an expenses-paid trip (including airfare!) to the exclusive, all-inclusive St. James Club resort in Antigua! Raffle tickets are just $100 each and only 150 tickets will be sold (you need not be present to win). Download and complete your entry form, then mail it to us at 204 Hampton Drive, Venice CA 90291 along with your entry fee! PLEASE NOTE: Entry forms must be received no later than Friday, May 18 at noon to be included in the drawing. 

We hope you will consider becoming an event sponsor, placing an ad in our Tribute Journal, and/or purchasing a table to support those most in need in our community. For more information about sponsorship opportunities and tribute journal ads, please download our sponsorship packet PDF.

Sponsorships can include such extra benefits as complimentary drinks and full-color page in our tribute journal along with recognition online and at the event. Please refer to our sponsorship packet PDF or contact Valerie Harwin at (310) 396-6468 ext. 336 or via email if you have or to purchase a sponsorship over the phone.

The night will feature a cocktail reception and dinner as well as silent and live auctions. It promises to be a wonderful evening of support for the low-income families, seniors, and homeless individuals that St. Joseph Center serves.

Thank You to Our 2018 Voices of Hope Sponsors and Gold & Silver Supporters!


  • The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet
  • California HealthCare Foundation
  • Denise Hart and Dan Schwala
  • Dickerson Insurance Services
  • Health Net
  • Holland Flower Market
  • Johnny Carson Foundation
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Nigro, Karlin, Segal, Feldstein & Bolno
  • Payden & Rygel
  • Vectis Strategies


Gold & Silver Supporters:

  • Michael and Lori Milken Family Foundation
  • The David Geffen Foundation
  • East West Bank
  • First 5 LA