Five Acres is pleased to announce our new Corporate Partnership Program, an opportunity for a corporate partner to think bigger, beyond an event sponsorship! In exchange for underwriting a cause-awareness campaign, your company can receive co-branding with Five Acres & attract new clients who value the collaboration between your business and a nonprofit.  Aligning your […]

For Immediate Release: Altadena, CA – Five Acres announced today, that its CEO Chanel Boutakidis received the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2016 Nonprofit Leader of the Year Award on Tuesday, July 19 at a ceremony for the Asian Business Awards held at the Omni Hotel Los Angeles. The awards ceremony, along with a special supplement […]

(Altadena, June 15, 2016) – Five Acres, a 128 year old child and family services organization based in Altadena California, hosted its annual gala at the historic Gamble House with more than 250 of Pasadena’s leading community members, politicians, supporters, and volunteers on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Gala co-chairs Chris Selak of Lionsgate Entertainment and […]

NEWS Media Contact: Rebecca Haussling 626.773.3809 office 310.922.7384 mobile rhaussling@5acres.org   Media Advisory   WHAT:           Retailers and Restaurants on Holly Street in Old Pasadena Give Back to Five Acres WHO:             Over a dozen shops and restaurants along  Holly Street just east of Colorado Blvd in Old Pasadena have partnered to help raise funds for Five […]

Media Advisory WHAT:           Five Acres Soiree Under the Stars Gala on Saturday, June 4, 2016 WHO:             Serving as co-emcees will be actor Matthew Lillard, currently seen on “Bosch,” on Amazon and of the “Scooby Doo” franchise along with actress Carla Gugino of, “Entourage” on HBO and the new film, “Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice. […]

  [Monday, February 22, Altadena, CA] – Five Acres, a 128 year old agency promoting safety well-being and permanency for children and families in LA County hosted its third annual Clinical Conference. Through this annual event, Five Acres offers a platform for clinicians to enhance their knowledge and skills and acquire continuing education credits  for […]

For Immediate Release: Contact: Rebecca Haussling RHaussling@5acres.org Tel: 626-773-3809 Twitter: @fiveacresorg     Five Acres Announces Achieves National Re-Accreditation   [Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Altadena, CA]  – Five Acres has achieved national accreditation through the New York-based Council on Accreditation (COA). Five Acres provides community-based, deaf services, residential, foster care and adoption programs and a […]

(Wednesday February 4, 2016 – ALTADENA) – Effective March 1, Five Acres will expand services by launching a new Transitional Shelter Care (TSC) program on their residential campus in Altadena. This pilot program, administered through the Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services, will provide short-term care; up to 72 hours in most cases […]

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 [Altadena, CA] – Five Acres announces today it has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Annenberg Foundation in support of its Residential Treatment Programs, in particular the “Open Doors” Residentially Based Services pilot program for children with emotional disturbances. Five Acres Residential Treatment Programs provide round-the-clock therapeutic care to boys […]