For more than a century, compassionate people like you have been a part of the Vista Family. No matter how big or small, your involvement makes a huge difference in ensuring a brighter future for our children.
Donations fuel the work we do to positively impact the lives of the children and families. Your generosity helps us continue to make a difference in their lives.
Our volunteer opportunities allow you to share your unique skills by filling important roles like mentor, tutor, or activity/skill based volunteer in our residential program.
We hold events all year long that range from conferences and seminars to monthly workshops and fundraisers. Come be a part of it!
Vista offers a robust corporate sponsorship program and tailored corporate volunteer opportunities on a select basis. Please contact Ashley Powell at (310) 836-1223 ext 247
Leadership at Vista Del Mar offers exciting groups and programs for seasoned and emerging leaders to enrich lives, hone their leadership skills, learn more about Vista services, and become involved with the most vulnerable children in Los Angeles.
NOW ACCEPTING 2018-19 APPLICATIONS - DUE 6/1/18
Leadership Advisory Board (LAB)
This multi-faceted program offers professionals from diverse backgrounds intriguing opportunities to gain essential tools, positioning them to become strong leaders in the Vista community and beyond. In the first year, nominated members, ages 25-40, participate in a 12-month comprehensive program where they learn from highly revered experts about philanthropy, fundraising, children's mental health as well as leadership skills such as public speaking and media training. Each member has unique opportunities to create dynamic activities with our youth, maximizing their own interests and passions. After the first year, members have the opportunity to further their involvement and utilize their leadership skills in various capacities as they continue in the Leadership Advisory Board.
For more information, please contact:
(310) 836-1223 ext 322
Michael Polier (Chair)
Viranda Tantula (Vice Chair)
Jasdeep Kaur Garcha, MD
Boomer Welles (Vice Chair)
AnnaMarie Van Hoesen
Leadership Council (LC)
The Leadership Council is for couples who are looking for ways to get involved together but have limited time due to busy lives with their own children. LC members raise funds and awareness for Vista focusing on our annual fall event as well as engage in activities with our youth.
Craig and Kira Cooper
Amy and Stuart Graiwer
Ryan and Ariela Herman
David and Autumn Konheim
Jon and Amy Konheim
Dan and Melissa Rozansky
The Friends of Vista Del Mar (FVDM)
FVDM is our core volunteer group who are passionate about enriching the lives of Vista’s youth. Members support activities and events for our youth throughout the year where they can all experience joy and connection.
Jill Friedman - Co-President
Carolyn J. Siegel - Co-President
Janis Black Warner
Terri Konheim Cooper
Jeanne K. Gerson
Jean G. Leserman
Gayle S. Rodgers
Freda K. Teller