Ongoing Events


 Past Events

The 4th Annual West Coast Let’s Fiesta Event – August 20, 2016

We had a wonderful night of great food from Custom Caterers filled with love and support from all our SCV neighbors. A HUGE thank you to Mike and Ann-Marie Bjorkman for hosting the event once again and for Glenda Burdett for being a ROCK STAR  and leading the team to success! Over $10, 000 was raised and another $7000 annually to help keep Saint Monica Childrens Home running until the end of the year.

The Gift of Education Fundraiser – 2015 – November 7, 2015.

2015 MFFO Gift of Education Team, photo by Anthony Foxen

The 3rd Annual West Coast Calendar Party – That’s Amore
We celebrated with a fun Italian-themed night with KTLA Morning Anchor, Chris Schauble.

Saturday, August 22, 2015
The Bjorkman Residence
21077 Placerita Canyon Rd
Santa Clarita, CA 91321

SCV Chili Cook-off
MFFO participated in the Third Annual SCV Charity Cookoff on March 20, 2015 at the Valencia Hyatt. WE HAD A BLAST!

OmniPacific Mixer – January 22, 2015
Playlist Clothing – Claremont CA. Check out the photos by Drowning Camera! Thank you Jeromy Robert and the entire OmniPacific Team!

The Gift of Education Fundraiser 2014 – November 15, 2014
Hosted at the Gaithersburg Hilton. Almost $50,000 was raised that night and many of our new girls got sponsors. Check out all the fantastic photos on the MFFO Facebook page!

MFFO Marathon Fundraiser– Help us raise enough money for the rest of the year! We are participating in the SCV 1/2 marathon. Check out our GoFundMe Page!- *UPDATE: We raised almost $3000!

Second Annual West Coast Luau Calendar Ball- Saturday August 16, 2014 6pm-11pm
It was a fabulous evening of love and support at  Bjorkman’s residence! We raised a little over $11,000! Check out all the photos!

Girl rising Event– “Girl Rising journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world.” MFFO will be hosting a viewing at Edwards Valencia Grand Palace Stadium 12 24435 Town Center Drive, Santa Clarita, CA, United States. You can reserve your seats at  

Gift of Education Fundraiser- November 2, 2013.  Check out our Photobooth Pics!

First Annual Calendar Ball – October 12, 2013.
21077 Placerita Canyon, Newhall Ca. 6pm. $14,000 was raised for the operating costa of Saint Monica’s Children’s home. It was a huge success!!

Gift of Education Fundraiser–  November 3rd 2012
This years fundraiser was at the Kentlands Clubhouse in Gaithersburg, MD. Over $33,000 was raised for the girls at Saint Monica’s. Everyone enjoyed the great food and the silent auction that night.

Gift of Education FundraiserOctober 15, 2011
Audrey and Mike Forshey  opened their home to us once again to raise school fees for the girls at Saint Monica’s. We raised almost $25,000 for the girls. It was a huge success! We are so blessed to have this event each year

Mothers Day 2011
We raised $800 in May for the Mother’s Day Card Event. We just wanted to say THANK YOU for honoring the special Moms in your life with MFFO!

Gift of Education Fundraiser  – Darnestown, MD – Nov 2010
Once again, Audrey and Mike Forshey opened their home to Mothers Fighting For Others to raise school fees for the girls at Saint Monica’s. Over $32,000 was raised! All of our girls will be able to go to school this year! Thank you Audrey, Mike and all your amazing friends who supported us!

Fly Away Wrap Party –  Hollywood CA – August 3, 2010
This was our very first Private Event. We were so very excited and grateful to the cast and crew of the upcoming film “Fly Away.” We raised almost $1000 for the renovations at Saint Monica’s.

The 1st Annual MFFO Calendar Ball – New Jersey – May 22, 2010 POSTPONED
Even though the event was postponed, over $7,000 was collected for running costs of the home. Mothers Fighting For Others will be hosting it’s first Gala Event at the Hamilton Manor in New Jersey on May 22, 2010. Proceeds will go to creation of the first Inspire the Child orphanage in Kenya.

Ride A Coaster for MFFO
Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia CA – April 9, 2010 
WE RAISED $450! Thank you all for coming out and supporting MFFO!

Social Media At The Beach – Virginia Beach, VA – Jan 2010
SMATB chose MFFO as it charity to support for their January 2010 Social Media conference. They raised $493 in their effort and we thank them for their support.

The Gift of Education 2010 – REBarcamp San Diego – San Diego, CA – Nov 2009
REBCSD chose Mothers Fighting For Others as its charity to support for their November 2009 Social Media conference. In doing so, they raised over $4000 for the Gift of Education Program. We are so very grateful to the real estate community for coming together on this amazing day to support us!

The Gift of Education Fundraiser 2010 – Darnestown, MD – Nov 2009
Audrey and Mike Forshey opened their hearts and home to Mothers Fighting For Others to raise High School fees for the girls at Saint Monica’s. They raised more than $14,000 in one night and were able to send nine girls to Boarding High School for an entire year! Thank you Audrey, Mike and all of your family and friends for a truly inspiring event!

The Gift of Education Fundraiser 2009 – #10for10 – Online Fundraiser – Dec 2008
We had a goal to put 10 girls into high school for the 2009 school year and we raised over $9000 with a social media event we named, #10For10. It was designed to be a one day Twitter event, but it lasted a week! We received donations from $5 to $500 and with the amazing generosity of our online friends and family, we raised $9000 online and were able to support 10 girls’ High School educations for a year!

The Gift of Education 2008 – First Annual Fundraiser – Nov 2007
This was our first fundraiser. It was hosted in Los Angeles by family members to help support the girls at Saint Monica’s. Family and friends came together for a one night event and continued to donate for weeks to come, raising over $4000!