Press Releases

Stroll & Roll Set to Raise More Than $920,000 in Support of Children and Adults with Disabilities
Publish Date: April 12, 2017

AbilityFirst to host 2017 Stroll & Roll annual fundraiser April 2 at Universal Backlot Presented by Comerica Bank
Pulish Date: March 10, 2017

AbilityFirst Launches New College to Career Program in Pasadena
Publish Date: August 22, 2016

LA Rotary Club Teams with AbilityFirst for Camp Paivika Carnival Day
Publish Date: August 13, 2016

Camp Paivika: Creating Change For All
Publish Date: July 29, 2016

Time Warner Cable Grants $10,000 in Support of AbilityFirst Programs in Inglewood
Publish Date: May 1, 2016

AbilityFirst Launches New Employment Facilitation Training Service Program For People With Disabilities
Publish Date: December 16, 2015

AbilityFirst Festival of Fall Draws 400 Guests; Raises More Than $160,000
Publish Date: October 4, 2015

41st Annual AbilityFirst Gourmet Festival of Fall Event Honors Three Generations of Family Support
Published: August 28, 2015

Local Girl Scout of Greater Los Angeles, Emma Antonides, Chooses AbilityFirst Lawrence L. Frank Center For Gold Award Project
Published: June 26, 2015

Variety the Children’s Charity Southern California Donate Wheelchair Accessible “Sunshine Coach” to AbilityFirst for Children and Youth with Disabilities
Published: June 19, 2015

The Ability Experience – An Organization Raising Funds for People with Disabilities Visits AbilityFirst Long Beach Center
Published: June 18, 2015

SCAN Health Plan Awards $5,000 Grant to Support Warm Water Aquatics Program for Seniors at AbilityFirst Long Beach Center
Published: May 11, 2015

AbilityFirst 2015 Stroll & Roll Fundraiser Raises $575,000 To-Date for Programs Benefiting People With Disabilities
Published: April 24, 2015

AbilityFirst Hosts Friends Reception for Community Leader
Published: April 7, 2015

AbilityFirst 2015 Stroll & Roll Fundraiser Sets a Goal to Raise $750,000 for Programs Benefiting People With Disabilities
Published: April 6, 2015

AbilityFirst Salutes the World of Entertainment With their Annual “Hooray For Hollywood” Celebration
Published: March 31, 2015

AbilityFirst Teamed Up with LA5 Rotary Club for Their Annual Bowling Party for Children and Adults with Disabilities
Published: March 24, 2015

AbilityFirst Kicks-Off 2015 Stroll & Roll Fundraiser with the Goal of Raising $750,000
Published: March 9, 2015

AbilityFirst Adds President and CEO of CBB Bank Joanne Kim to Its Board of Directors
Published: February 25, 2015

AbilityFirst Provides Outsourcing Services to Businesses and Employment to Adults with Disabilities
Published: November 5, 2014

Time Warner Cable Awards $10,000 Grant to Support AbilityFirst Programs
Published: October 21, 2014

AbilityFirst Gourmet Festival of Fall Sponsored by Union Bank Continues to Raise Funds
Published: October 9, 2014

AbilityFirst Joan and Harry A. Mier Center Opens Their Doors
Published: August 25, 2014

AbilityFirst Long Beach Center 32nd Annual Swim-a-Thon
Published: August 4, 2014

A Treasure Among AbilityFirst Claremont Aquatics Program
Published: July 29, 2014

Union Bank To Sponsor 40th Annual AbilityFirst Gourmet Festival of Fall Event
Published: June 25, 2014

National Charity League Inc. Supports AbilityFirst Long Beach Center
Published: June 23, 2014

Push America-An Organization Raising Funds for People with Disabilities visits AbilityFirst Long Beach Center
Published: June 12, 2014

San Gabriel Valley Boys Volleyball All-Star Game to Benefit AbilityFirst
Published: June 7, 2014

The NEW Bella Sera Trattoria Grand Re-Opening will Benefit AbilityFirst
Published: April 30, 2014

NEW Teriyaki Madness Grand Opening to Benefit AbilityFirst
Published: April 30, 2014

AbilityFirst Stroll & Roll Walk Raises Over $500K To-Date
Published: April 14, 2014

AbilityFirst Stroll & Roll Kick-Off Luncheon Celebration
Published: February 26, 2014

AbilityFirst Hosted a Sucessful Discovery Breakfast
Published: January 29, 2014

Pasadena Las Encinas Facility Gives Back to AbilityFirst
Published: December 17, 2013

GOT MILK? HONORS AbilityFirst LONG BEACH ORGANIZATION
Published: November 12, 2013

Winner 2013 Access Award
Published: October 28, 2013

A Successful 2013 Gourmet Festival of Fall 
Published: October 2, 2013

AbilityFirst Joan and Harry A. Mier Center Breaks Ground for the NEW Joan and Harry A. Mier Center
Published: August 16, 2013

AbilityFirst Welcomes New Board Chair – Steve Brockmeyer
Published: July 24, 2013

Union Bank to Sponsor 39th Annual AbilityFirst Festival of Fall Event
Published: July 15, 2013

New AbilityFirst Afterschool Program for Children with Developmental Disabilities
Published: June 19, 2013

Fest Of The West Event Raises over $37K!
Published: June 6, 2013

AbilityFirst Fest of the West Presented by Wells Fargo to Benefit Children and Adults with Disabilities
Published: May 1, 2013

Stroll & Roll Event meets Goal!
Published: May 1, 2013

Greg Wood Giving Back To AbilityFirst
Published: April 5, 2013

ATOM – World’s Fastest Painter Shares his Talent with a Local Charity
Published: March 15, 2013

AbilityFirst Center Director Recipient of the 2013 Women Making a Difference Award
Published: March 10, 2013

Los Angeles Businesses, a Special Guest and Channel 7
Published: March 7, 2013

Stroll & Roll Kick-OffLuncheon with Special Guest Jaclyn Smith
Published: March 7, 2013

Comerica Bank Supports AbilityFirst Children and Adults with Disabilities as the Presenting Sponsor at the 2013 Stroll & Roll Event
Published: January 22, 2013

National Disability Employment Awareness Month 
Published: October 9, 2012