The Foundation’s primary mission is to provide college scholarships
for children who have lost a parent to breast cancer.

Thank you to all who helped to make our annual Gala a big success. We appreciate our supporters and the love that you show for our scholarship recipients.

elizabeth-rolandWe honored Elizabeth Roland, Development Manager for the American Cancer Society eith the Pearls of Hope Champion Award

becky-miller-200We featured Honorary Speaker, Becky Miller, M.D. , Oncologist, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who educated us on the advancements in breast cancer research.

MilestonesOur Entertainment was provided by Milestones, featuring Michael Diliberto


Please check back for photos from this great event.

Other ways to support The Lorraine Jackson Foundation:

The Lorraine Jackson Foundation has been accepted to receive donations through Amazon new charitable giving program, AmazonSmile.

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AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets you enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile (, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the Lorraine Jackson Foundation/Pearls of Hope®..


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To support Breast Cancer Awareness and Pearls of Hope®, one book has been published in a special pink edition.

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Each year we have a supporter who runs the LA Marathon each year to benefit Pearls of Hope®.

He ran again this year to bring awareness to, and raise funds for Pearls of Hope. Check back for more pictures of Danny and the LA Marathon and the results of his participation.



ribbonWe thank everyone who made our Golf Classic and Awards Gala a huge success this year. Our work continues and your ongoing support is greatly appreciated.

This year, the Gala was held at the InterContinental Hotel in Century City, CA.

Our Keynote Speaker was Robert O. Klein.

Mr. Klein is a former USC Trojans, Los Angeles Rams and San Diego Chargers football player. He is currently the President and CEO of Saint John’s Health Center Foundation where he oversees the overall management of the Saint John’s Health Center Foundation and the John Wayne Cancer Institute philanthropic development efforts. Bob’s wife, JoAnn is a two-time breast cancer survivor.

Our Honorary Speaker and Medical Advisor, Dr. Becky Miller provided an update on new discoveries in cancer research.



The recipient of our Pearls of Hope® Champion Award was Bonnie Rubin and 1st Century Bank in recognition of their outstanding service to the community and invaluable commitment to helping provide scholarships to children who have lost a parent to breast cancer.



Michael Cooper and Scholarship Recipients

Michael Cooper and Scholarship Recipients:



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Check back as we update our website with information about what are graduates are doing now.

The Foundation, through Pearls of Hope®, raises money by the generous donations from individuals, corporate and foundation sponsorships, online fundraising partnerships, an annual Golf Classic and the annual Pearls of Hope Awards and Scholarship Gala