Our Generous Supporters

Thank You To Our Amazing Donors

We are extremely fortunate to have generous support from throughout our community. These individuals, foundations, corporations, and organizations are the backbone of Ascencia, allowing us to continue providing life-changing services to over 1,000 people every year. We are always interested in new community partnerships and are always in need of more funding to expand our reach.

Major Donors of Ascencia FY 2021-2022


The S.H. Ho Foundation

Parsons Foundation

Rose Hills Foundation 

VISIONARIES $25,000 – $99,999

The Ahmanson Foundation


Annenberg Foundation

Burbank Healthcare Foundation

Cathay Bank Foundation

David Ho, Jr.

Dignity Health Foundation

The Green Foundation

Gwendolyn Sexton Foundation

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church

CHAMPIONS $10,000 – $24,999


The Bettie Gordon Neale Foundation, Inc.

David and Janet Lazier

Paul N. & Paulette R. Wood Charitable Trust

Sunair Children’s Foundation

The Walt Disney Company

ADVOCATES $5,000 – $9,999

Adventist Health Glendale

Barbara and Tom Perrier

California Credit Union


Community Foundation of the Verdugos

East Hollywood Neighborhood Council

Express Employment Professionals

Laemmle Charitable Foundation

Las Candelas

Nicholas K. Lam

Order of St. Lazarus

Salem Lutheran Church

Steve Bussjaegar

Takeda (Shire)

The Walt Disney Company

Xos Fleet, Inc.

Zacarias Cervantes


SUPPORTERS $2,500 – $4,999

The Accountancy, LLP

Avery Dennison Foundation

Ben Cruz

Bruce Gordon

Camille Guerrero

Charitable Adult Rides & Services, Inc.

Daniel Valdez

David Bolstad

Debbie and Bruce Hinckley

The Duncan Great Cause Foundation

First United Methodist Church of Glendale

Gene “Chip” and Nancy Stone

Glendale Kiwanis Foundation

Hutchinson & Bloodgood, LLP

Incarnation Catholic Chuch

Janice Casazza Piatak

Jennifer Berry

Jenny Chen

Jerry Ching

Joel Kurtz

Joy and Wayne Smith

The Jewel City Group at Morgan Stanley

Lee, Sperling, Hisamune Accountancy Corp.

Los Angeles County Supervisor, 5th District, Kathryn Barger

Natalie Keam

National Charity League, Glendale Chapter

Onisko & Scholz

Philip Ambrose

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center

QIU Accountancy Corporation

Soroptimist International of Glendale

Sue Son

Thomas W. Williams

Valerie Achtemeier

The Wagner Foundation

FRIENDS $1,000 – $2,499

Acura of Glendale

Anthony Santillo

Arbella Azizian, Esq.

Arlene McEdward

Association for Corporate Growth

Brent Mason

Brilliant Corners

Bryan Longpre

Burbank Aiport Police Department

Danny and Deborah Pak

David Fox

Denise Dillard

Dignity Health – Glendale Memorial Hospital

First Baptist Church of Glendale

Gita and Harpal Singh

Glendale Elk’s Lodge

Glendale Fire Department Chiefs

Ila Gudelj

Isabel Reyes

Jake Lee

James Hagar

James Reynolds

Jeff Ragusa

Jennifer and Ken Bunt

Jennifer Morgan

Jennifer Mullin

Jessica Cheney

Joe Jiuliano

Joel and Martha Herrera

John Gudelj

John Nam

John Sadd, Jr.

Josue Villalta

Kelly Mayes

Kim Guard

Kristine Kelley Nam

Laura Duncan

Linoleum City

Lorena David 

Louie Sadd

Lynn Knox

M. Patricia Kersting

Margaret Kaufman

Mark Harper

Marvel Ford

Paula Devine

Mia Lee

Nick and Natalie Bazarevitch

Nora Barsuk

Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Crusade

Pamela Spiszman

Pat Ganahl

Prisca Yum

Qing Duncan

Rachel Cole

Revelation Insurance Services

Richard Bardowell

Rob and Jill Jackowitz

Rotary Club of Glendale (Noon)

Sam Longo

Sarah Wedel

Steve and Courtney Navarro

Steven “Steve” and Makiko Nakasone

Terrice Lee

Terry Mayes

Terry Walker

The Lord’s Great Commission East

Toni Beck Espinoza

Valerie Tracy Zografos

West Coast University

William and Sharon Weisman

William Luddy

*We made our best efforts to accurately recognize our beloved donors.
If we have made a mistake, please contact Camille Guerrero at (818) 246-7900 ext. 114 or cguerrero@ascenciaca.org.

Ascencia Event Sponsors

Paul N & Paulette R Wood Charitable Trust

Gene “Chip” & Nancy Stone