Montage Laguna Beach Current Projects
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Hearts of Montage partners quarterly with the American Red Cross to conduct blood drives to contribute to the local supply. For more information on blood drives in your area, please contact the American Red Cross.
Boys and Girls Club of Laguna Beach
Hearts of Montage volunteers assist with after-school mentoring programs throughout the year. In addition, Hearts of Montage sponsors the Fine Arts Focus program. For more information on how you can help the Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach, please click here.
Members participate in the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation's Race for The Cure, and the Hearts of Montage team raises money for breast cancer research. www.ockomen.com
Fall Food and Clothing Drive
Hearts of Montage sponsors two food drives to assist the homeless and low income families in our area. Montage associates donate food and housing items to benefit Laguna Resource Center.
Hearts of Montage regularly sponsors Challenge Grants to assist the Friendship Shelter in providing opportunities for self-sufficiency. http://www.friendshipshelter.org/
Holiday Toy Drive
Each December, Hearts of Montage conducts a toy drive to benefit the Orangewood Children's Foundation, a local emergency shelter for abused children. For more information on how you can support Orangewood Children's Foundation, please click here.
In addition, Hearts of Montage participates in the Adopt-a-Family programs through the Families Forward organization and through Laguna Relief and Resource Center. Individual employees and entire departments choose items from a Giving Tree and help make the holidays brighter for these families.
Laguna Beach Cleanup Days
Hearts of Montage members volunteer quarterly to clean our beaches as part of the Adopt-A-Beach program. www.cleanwaternow.com
Laguna Beach Community Clinic
Hearts of Montage sponsors annual Challenge Grants to assist the clinic in providing essential services. www.lbclinic.org
Ocean Institute's Adopt-A-Class Program
Hearts of Montage sponsors marine adventures to two classes of children from El Morro Elementary School, to preschoolers from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Laguna Preschool, and to two groups of Kinder Buddies from the Boys and Girls Clubs' local campuses. www.ocean-institute.org
Orange County AIDS Walk
The Hearts of Montage team of associates participates in this walk to raise money for agencies assisting Orange County residents living with HIV/AIDS. www.ocasf.org
Pacific Marine Mammal Center
Hearts of Montage sponsors the release of sea lions and seals that have been rescued and restored to health by the staff of Pacific Marine Mammal Center.
Hearts of Montage makes an annual donation to this non-profit foundation which supports the Laguna Beach public schools. The donation provides enrichment programs and curricular enhancements. www.lbschoolpower.org
Spring Closet Clean Out
Each spring Montage associates donate clothing to Laguna Relief and Resource Center, an organization that assists homeless and low income families in our area. The clothing drive generates resort wide participation from all departments.
Susi Q Senior Center Challenge Grant
In 2007, Hearts of Montage and the Susi Q Senior Center completed a $350,000 Challenge Grant to assist in the building of the Susi Q Senior Center in Laguna Beach, which opened in January, 2009. www.lagunabeachseniors.com