Guests who attend our annual events enjoy time with friends, family and community members, while also helping to ensure that the thousands of patients and families at Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach have the best chance at diagnosing and overcoming life-threatening disease or trauma. Involvement in one of the special events, whether it's big or small, makes a big difference. There is something for everyone, so take a look at our most current list and find one that fits you. Volunteer opportunities are also available!
January 23, 2016
Dancing for Our Stars Gala: Benefiting the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) at Long Beach Memorial.
This toe-tapping annual gala features selected Long Beach community members strutting their stuff in a fundraising dance competition taking place at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center.
May 2, 2016
Champions Club Spring Classic: Benefiting Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach.
Each year, this event, held at the historic Virginia Country Club, features a private clinic with PGA professionals, a round of golf, special contests and delicious meals.
May 14, 2016
Tour of Long Beach: Benefiting the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center.
Over 3,000 cyclists support and ride in one of four routes that range from 5 miles to 100 miles to support pediatric cancer research.
June 11, 2016
Torch Run: Benefiting the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center.
The Torch Run is an Olympic-style relay for patients and their loved ones to remember those who are gone and celebrate those who are still fighting this life-threatening disease. Each patient holds a torch as they run, walk, are carried or are wheeled 400 yards to the next waiting patient.
September 24, 2016
Team Spirit: Benefitting the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) at Long Beach Memorial.
Team Spirit is a 5K walk and 10K run where more than 1,300 participants cross the finish line to help fund breast and gynecological cancer support groups, nurse navigators, psychosocial programs and social workers at TCI.
October 23, 2016
iWalk … 4 Kids: Benefiting Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach.
Families and patients throughout the community come together for this 5K walk and FunFest to support the critical programs, services and research initiatives for infants, kids, teens and expectant moms at Miller Children’s.
November 2, 2016
Wally Joyner Golf Tournament: Benefiting Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach.
This special golf tournament pairs participating foursomes with some of Major League Baseball’s greatest legends. Not only do golfers get one-on-one time with their celebrity, they also have the chance to play at the majestic Pelican Hill Golf Resort and bid on one-of-a-kind auction items put together by Wally Joyner.