WHAT: Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA will proudly celebrate the second annual Kaleidoscope Ball – Designing the Sweet Side of L.A. on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the legendary Beverly Hills Hotel. Hosted by Maria Menounos, the star-studded event will honor Emmy Award-nominated Julianne Hough and Emmy Award-Winning Derek Hough with the Kaleidoscope Award – given to members of the entertainment industry who bring light and laughter into the lives of children through their professional achievements and personal humanitarianism. Additional honorees at this year’s event include Maureen & Bryan Stockton who will receive the Humanitarian Award for their commitment to civic philanthropy, and 9 year old Grace Suomi - a former patient of Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA – who will receive the Innovator Award.
The evening, co-chaired by Amanda Brown and Beth Friedman, will include a cocktail reception, dinner and a special musical performance by Grammy Award-winning artists Vince Gill and Amy Grant. Presenting sponsors for The Kaleidoscope Ball include Mattel, Inc., Harry Winston and Toys ”R” Us. Proceeds from the gala will benefit the UCLA Children’s Discovery and Innovation Institute.
WHEN: Thursday, April 10, 2014
WHERE: Beverly Hills Hotel
TICKETS: Ticket prices start at $500 per individual ticket. For more information, contact Grant Associates at (323) 904-4400.
The UCLA Children’s Discovery and Innovation Institute (UCLA CDI), founded to save lives and advance children’s healthcare around the globe, will drive multidisciplinary collaboration among faculty and ensure a healthy future for children through transformative research. Ranking among the world’s elite, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art care for children in a compassionate atmosphere, as well as conducting research that improves the understanding and treatment of pediatric diseases and training the next generation of leaders in pediatrics. For additional information please visit www.uclahealth.org/mattel.