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The Villa Esperanza Guild was formed in 1968 to increase awareness of the needs of individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. The Villa Guild spends all year raising money for Villa and we are grateful for all that they do! The Guild marked its 50th anniversary in February 2018. Founded in 1968 with a mission to increase public awareness surrounding the needs of individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities, the Guild has raised over $1.5 million dollars for Villa’s Hjelte-Phillips Speech and Language Center and Adult Residential Program. The Guild hosts its primary fundraiser, the annual Day of Thoroughbred Racing, on the last Saturday in February, and members attend meetings at Villa monthly.

Click here to pay your Guild dues, whether you are renewing or joining for the first time!

Villa Esperanza Guild - General Information

  • Membership Information

  • Join the Guild at any time - Dues are just $40 a year.
  • Guild meetings take place usually once a month in the Braun Center at Villa Esperanza Services.
  • Meetings include presentations and speakers on topics such as travel, gardening, and Villa programs.
  • Click here to join today!

Meet the 2018-2019 Guild Board

Judi Moore

President and Villa Parent

Linda Matsuno-Parmenter


Joan Feser

Benefit Chair, Program Co-Chair, and Villa Parent

Regina Thomas

Program Co-Chair

Irene Albeck

Membership Chair and Villa Parent

Diana Gamble

Hospitality Chair

Erika Wilk

Recording Secretary and Villa Parent

Jo Ann Tassi

Correspondence Secretary and Villa Parent

Kathy Piccola

Treasurer and Villa Parent

Contact Us

 Villa Esperanza Services / 2116 E. Villa Street, Pasadena, CA 91107

Tel: (626) 449-2919 / Fax: (626) 449-2850


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