Foundation Sponsored Fundraising Events
The Amistad Gala
The Amistad Gala is the Rancho Foundation's largest fundraiser, raising millions of dollars over it's historic 30+ years that have helped support vital patient programs and services many have come to rely on. Be a part of history by attending this black tie gala all while enjoying incredible food, an extensive silent auction, an inspirational program that will leave you with a better understanding of life with a disability and mingle with the patients, staff, researches and physicians that make up the Rancho community. Click Here to Learn More and to Reserve Your Seat(s) for the Amistad Gala on April 30, 2022.
The Rancho Foundation's 32nd Annual Charity Golf Classic will be held on Monday, October 17, 2022 at the beautiful Friendly Hills Country Club in Whittier, California. Over the years, the tournament has raised more than $1.5 million to benefit the patients at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center in Downey. We welcome participation at any and all levels from a single golfer, a tee sign sponsor, or all the way up to various elite sponsorship opportunities that all help support patient programs and services! Click Here to View the Team Photos and the Results Video from the October 18, 2021 Tournament!
Therapeutic Patient Events
Art of Rancho Exhibition
The Rancho Foundation's Annual Art of Rancho Exhibition, features the artwork of more than 45 Rancho artists! Many of these patients find a new meaning and lease on life by participating in the various Art of Rancho programs. Held here at the beautiful Rancho Los Amigos Campus, this event is FREE and open to the community. Various refreshments will be available as well as the artists themselves to speak on their experiences, artwork and even to help you take home a piece of the show. Due to COVID-19 restrictions on group gatherings, the 2022 Art of Rancho Exhibition date is pending. Click Here to View Our Virtual Art Gallery Featuring Rancho Patients!
End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium
Join the Department of Nursing Education for their upcoming End-of-Life education course for both critical care and non-critical care staff. In this course you will learn how to provide palliative nursing care, address ethical and cultural care at end-of-life, facilitate healthy adaptation to loss, and more. To learn more and for more details, click the link. Date pending for 2022, please check back soon.
Rancho Brain Injury Conference
Join Rancho's top brain injury healthcare providers for an interprofessional approach to the management of persons with brain injury. This CEU accredited course will feature topics such as, The Rancho Los Amigos Cranial Reconstruction Program, Psychological Considerations for Patients with Brain Injury, Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury, and many more! Click Here to Reserve Your Seat for the Brain Injury Conference on June 4, 2022.
Roll Around the Ranch Health & Wellness Stroke Fair
Roll Around the Ranch is an annual event that aims to promote an active lifestyle and healthy mindset in our local community. With over 1,000 participants, volunteers and community sponsors attending in 2019, the fair has grown to be one of the largest Rancho events of the year! Join us as we work to create a venue where individuals of all abilities can engage in physical activity, celebrate their accomplishments, and learn about healthy living.
Spinal Injury Games
Watch or participate with more than 350 Rancho patients in a variety of wheelchair sports such as football, basketball, bowling, hockey, baseball, golf, power soccer and tennis. This event is an important part of our patient's therapy as it gives them an opportunity to push their athletic skills to the limit.