Drew Child Development Corporation is proud to be able to recognize the efforts of seven exemplary community leaders: L to R: Dr. Ferol Mennen (Professor USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck, School of Social Work), Sheryl L. Spiller (Director of Department of Public Social Services), Rafael Lòpez (Former Commissioner, Administration on Children, Youth and Families ), David Ono (KABC Channel 7 Anchor), Michelle King (Superintendent for the Los Angeles Unified School District ), Chief Phillip Tingirides(Commanding Officer for Operation-South Bureau), Lieutenant Emada Tingirides (Lieutenant for the Los Angeles Police Department), David Sheff (Author and Filmmaker).


Join us for our 5th Annual “It Takes A Village” Community Awards.Help us honor the leaders of academia, government, media and sports.

The “It Takes A Village” Community Awards will take place on April 29, 2017 at USC University Club.

We look forward to hosting this recognition event which will feature a cocktail and delicious hors d’oeuvre reception, an exciting silent auction and a powerful program with our Guest Emcee Elex Michelson. We look forward to seeing you soon.


USC University Club 
705 West 34th Street 
Los Angeles, CA 90089

Event Contact

Veronica Aguilar