Board of Governors — Social and Science Events

Our events are social, enjoyable and enlightening. Most of our events feature a City of Hope speaker/scientist to bring us up to date on the advancements the Board of Governors Funds and Supports.

2023 Events

  • February: Comedy Night at The Improv
  • April: Up-Close Science Night
  • May: Icons of Comedy
  • July: Cocktail Party
  • October: Campus tour, Sunday Brunch
  • December: "Let the Good Times Roll" New Orleans Themed Dinner Dance, Holiday party

Previous Events

Holiday Parties

Our themed events include: "An Evening in Paris" and "Cabaret Night," bringing us all together to celebrate our accomplishments and toast the New Year.


We enjoyed good friends and good food at a member's citrus grove in Moorpark. We had a wonderful guest speaker, Mark LaBarge, and everyone went home with a bag filled with fresh produce.

Day at the Races - Santa Anita

Fabulous event held in the Director's Room at the Santa Anita Racetrack. An excellent lunch was served and a special guest speaker, Dr. Richard Lee, Director of Supportive & Integrative Medicine Department, gave a engaging presentation about the Supportive Care program at City of Hope.

Harbor Cruise

A wonderful summer cruise around Marina Del Rey. A magnificent evening with dinner served on the water. Following dinner, there
was a fun karaoke session where we discovered many secret performer in the Board of Governors.

LACMA & Cocktails at Ray’s

A wonderful event that allowed the guests to view the different exhibits at the LA County Museum of Art. After the guests took a tour
of the museum, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres were served at Ray’s and Stark Bar.