Beverly Hills, CA, April 26, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- In celebration of the 55th Anniversary and its ongoing work to eradicate child abuse and neglect, the Los Angeles Chapter of Childhelp has reinstated the Woman of the World honors. Childhelp will bestow this award to mogul, longtime advocate, and tireless volunteer Beverly Cohen for her ongoing commitment and volunteer efforts in the quest to eradicate child abuse and neglect. Beverly is the co-owner of the family-owned Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. Her successful business and charitable efforts in the Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, and Orange County communities have spanned almost 3 decades and have left a wake of awareness, research, and impact that are immeasurable. She has dedicated her life to helping the less fortunate and takes particular interest in aiding abused and neglected children.
Emmy Award winning journalist, author, philanthropist, and TV personality (Access Hollywood, NBC Nightly News, Today, MSNBC, CNN, The View, Who Wants to be a Milliionaire) Shaun Robinson, will MC the event. Shaun is a devoted Childhelp advocate and volunteer, with a keen interest in girls and women’s issues.
The Childhelp Woman of the World Luncheon and Fashion Show will take place on Thursday April 30, 2014, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. A champagne reception and runway fashion show will begin at 11:00 am. G Haute Couture of Beverly Hills will present its current collection of wearable art, gowns, and celebrity fashions. The House of G’s fashion show promises to showcase fairytale whimsy, couture craftsmanship, and royal glamour. At 12:30 pm, following the champagne reception and fashion extravaganza will be a sit down luncheon and the Woman of the World recognitions. Tickets for this event and some sponsorships are still available.
Childhelp exists to meet the physical, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs of abused, neglected, and at risk children. Childhelp focuses its efforts on advocacy, prevention, treatment, and community outreach. CEO and Co-founder Sara O’Meara and President and Co-founder Yvonne Federson started Childhelp in 1959, establishing it as a leading national nonprofit dedicated to helping victims of child abuse and neglect. The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-A-CHILD, operates 24 hours a day /seven days per week, and receives calls from throughout the United States, Canada, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Guam. Childhelp’s programs and services also include residential treatment services (Villages), children’s advocacy centers, therapeutic foster care, group homes, and child abuse prevention, education and training.
The Four Seasons Hotel is at at 300 S. Doheny Drive, in Los Angeles. Tickets for the Childhelp Woman of the World event are $250 per person and $2500 per table. Sponsorships are still available. For more information please contact Judy Jensen at 760-674-9400, or find more info online at www.childhelp.org/womanoftheworld.