We’re Ready to Work!

There are a number of remarkable individuals we serve who are ready for employment. They have drive, passion, and skills. They are ready to do what it takes to become economic contributors and obtain meaningful employment. If you have any opportunities within your companies, or know of any companies that would be interested in hiring our clients, let us know! Contact Tierra Job Developer, Susan Farajian at sfarajian@tierradelsol.org or (818) 482-0219.

 

It only takes one referral to lead

to an opportunity that can change a life.

 

A Hole In One!

Tierra’s 10th Annual Golf Tournament was the event to attend this past Monday, May 1st. Taking place at Angeles National Golf Club, this year’s tournament SOLD OUT to a 144 golfers, and over 200 attendees for our auction, dinner & awards program. Honoring 14-year Board member, Joe Byrne, and recognizing players that have participated in our tournament for the last decade, made this year’s festivities extra special.

Our deepest gratitude to all of our sponsors, supporters, and volunteers who helped make this year’s tournament a Hole In One!

 

Click here to check out photos of this year’s tournament!

 

If you have any tournament photos that you would like to share, please contact Marketing and Communications Manager, Janice Estrada, at jestrada@tierradelsol.org.


Special Thanks to our Major Sponsors! 

Frank and Michelle Vega

 

  

 

MANY THANKS TO OUR AUCTION DONORS!

THE BLVD Workshops: Sign-Up TODAY!

THE BLVD: Pottery & Marketplace is a hand-made crafts studio designed to bring artisanal and heritage pieces back into the local community. Traditional craft materials and processes are used to discover a new means of expression, while blending the distinction between art and craft. Sign up for one of our exciting BLVD workshops at mjones@tierradelsol.org.

Workshop Descriptions

Seasonal Wreath Making

$50 per workshop
Tuesday, April 11th from 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Express your style and celebrate any occasion with a natural grapevine wreath. Add your touches with hand made ceramic ornaments; use bows, berries, and other embellishments to make a one-of-kind display. Perfect for holidays, special occasions, or year round decor. Consider balance and design, as well as form and function. This unique piece will bring joy for years to come.

 

Loom Weaving

$65 per workshop
Friday, May 5th from 9:00 am – 11:00 am

This meditative craft is steeped in tradition and using small hand looms, this art becomes manageable. Loom weaving is a traditional art form that’s making a big comeback. Learn how to master the craft on a small loom with basic stitches in this workshop and make a unique wall hanging, small rug, tea cozy or even a scarf.

 

Schedule of BLVD Workshops

Seasonal Wreath Making

Tuesday, April 11th from 9:00 am – 11:00 am $50 per workshop

Intro to Weaving

Friday, May 5th from 9:00 am – 11:00 am $65 per workshop

Workshop Registration

Stand up for your rights!

Calling all parents and family members
of persons with developmental disabilities.

 

The Second Annual Donor Appreciation Reception for Tierra’s Circle of Inspiration Members

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The committee, pictured (L to R), CEO Rebecca Lienhard, Tierra parents, Kevin & Pat Moore, Marc Littman, Karren McClenahan (chair), Jan & Steve Maseda, and CDO Cathy Galarneau.

A pleasant summer evening at Tierra’s beautiful Sunland Campus set the scene for its Annual Donor Appreciation Reception on Saturday, August 6th for members of Tierra’s Circle of Inspiration (COI). Founding and first-time COI members, guests and staff, gathered for a luau-themed celebration while dining on BBQ tri-tip, chicken, grilled vegetables and pineapple; and, enjoying the island sounds of Tropical Punch. The event marked the campaign’s second year of success, in continuing to provide a vital source of funding to ensure a strong foundation of sustainability for Tierra’s programs and services. Special honors were paid to both LA County Supervisor Michael Antonovich and Chief of Staff, Kathryn Barger for their unwavering support of Tierra over the years.

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Special honors were paid to both LA County Supervisor Michael Antonovich and Chief of Staff, Kathryn Barger, for their unwavering support.

Click here to view photo highlights for this event on our Facebook Page!

 

Sunland Studio Arts Tile Show and Open House – A Success!

Many thanks to the individuals that participated in this year’s Sunland Studio Arts Tile Workshops and Show! It was wonderful to see so many beautiful faces on our campus on Saturday, July 16th, as we showcased hundreds of unique, handmade tiles created by individuals in the community. We hope you managed to get the tiles you wanted, but if you couldn’t make it out, OR, if you happen to be interested in purchasing more tiles, contact mjones@tierradelsol.org.

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Click here to check out more pictures from this event!

Special Thanks to our Event Sponsor 

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