Mission & Values

The Foundation's Mission

The Charitable Foundation creates and sustains philanthropic relationships. With our donors as partners, we are committed to supporting the programs and services provided by WMMC which improve and enhance quality of life in our community.

As the White Memorial Medical Center marks its 100th year of service, the Foundation remains dedicated to generating philanthropic funds to help ensure White's continued growth and improvement of life saving programs. Click here to learn more about the hospital's Centennial.

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Foundation Launches Centennial Fund

The White Memorial Charitable Foundation is launching a new fundraising effort to coincide with the hospital's Centennial celebrations in 2013. The effort is focused on corporate gifts and on leveraging the hospital's community relationships and excellent reputation.

Partnership levels vary and include opportunities for on-campus recognition, digital marketing recognition (including social media and the hospital's website), print collateral recognition (including hospital publications and newspaper advertising), Gala recognition, Centennial event sponsorships and more. Funds will benefit areas of need throughout the hospital.

Oscar De La Hoya is our Honorary Centennial Fund Chairman. Co-chairs are Foundation Board members Raul Anaya, President of Greater Los Angeles Market, Bank of America, and Bill De La Viña, CEO of Sigue Corporation.

Serving as the Steering Committee are:

  • Raul Anaya, Co-Chair
  • Bill De La Viña, Co-Chair
  • Charles Bonaparte
  • Mary Anne Chern
  • David C. Lizárraga
  • Vered Nisim
  • George A. Ramirez
  • Raul Salinas