Aviva's Annual Dinner and Awards Celebration "The Art of Giving", will take place May 7th under the beautiful oaks and stars in Malibu at Saddlerock Ranch.
You and your guests will enjoy the Art of Cuisine by Chef Nancy Silverton and the Art of Drink by master mixologists. You will experience the lost Art of Japanese Candy Making, The Art of Musical Performances, Photography, and the Art of Live Painting, to name a few! Come bid at the Silent and Live Auctions, and join us for a wonderful sit-down dessert and moving presentation.
The Art of Performing Arts will be represented by the talented Tiffany Haddish, who advocates for homeless youth. Don't miss her, as she surprises us and accepts a very special award.
Please be a part of The Art of Giving" by joining us for this special and festive event! We look forward to seeing you.
As part of our upcoming event, we've launched a virtual silent auction. We have many items available, including jewelry, signed memorabilia and travel packages!
Regina Bette, LMFT, Aviva's outgoing President/CEO, recipient of the Legacy Award, is being honored for 11 inspirational years at Aviva's helm. Regina brought more than 30 years of experience in the mental health field to her role at Aviva. With passion and expertise, she was a transformational leader. We bid Regina farewell with deep gratitude.
Emmy and Grammy award winner, Tiffany Haddish, has established herself as one of the most sought-after comedic actresses and performers worldwide. Tiffany is perhaps best known for her breakout role in the smash comedy Girls Trip. She has been very candid about her experiences growing up in foster care in South Central Los Angeles. Tiffany will receive the Community Ambassador Award.
Kaiser Permanente, recipient of the Corporate Responsibility Award, is committed to helping shape the future of healthcare. Kaiser Permanente's mission is to provide high-quality, affordable healthcare services and to improve the health of its members and the communities it serves. Kaiser Permanente has been a major Aviva donor since 2002.
Justina Duran, and her daughter Delia "Allie" Panduro were residents of Wallis House from 2020-2021. Justina, recipient of the Transformation Award exemplifies how renewal, resilience and hope experienced at Wallis House has the power to transform lives. Having settled in their new home and with Justina employed as a paraprofessional for special needs children, Justina and Allie have a bright future.
Food Prepared by Chef Nancy Silverton and her restaurant, Pizzeria Mozza.
Chef Nancy Silverton
Nancy Silverton, chef, author, restauranteur extraordinaire is the co-owner of Pizzeria Mozza in Los Angeles and Newport Beach as well as Osteria Mozza, Mozza2Go and chi SPACCA in Los Angeles. Silverton also founded the world-renowned La Brea Bakery and Campanile Restaurant, an institution that Angelenos cherished for decades. An icon in a city rich with food culture, Silverton's influence extends far beyond the Southland.