The "Starry, Starry Night" auction Dec. 5 at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach raised an estimated $17,500 for Human Options. Janice Ballester and Katie Heap were co-chairwomen.
The presentation of "A Wonderful Life" on Dec. 5 at the Moulton Theatre in Laguna Beach raised an estimated $11,600 for the Laguna Playhouse. Kathy Hurwitz was chairwoman.
The "Christmas Carol" luncheon and auction Dec. 6 at the Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa raised an estimated $6,000 for the Richard Rodgers Chapter of the Orange County Performing Arts Center. Ellen Cooley was chairwoman.
The "Great Lestonnac Helicopter Festival" on Dec. 9 and 10 at the heliport of Tridair Helicopters in Costa Mesa raised an estimated $200,000 for the Lestonnac Free Medical Clinic. Doug Daigle was chairman.
The "Babes in Toyland" brunch on Dec. 10 at the Irvine Hilton Hotel raised an estimated $5,000 for PICH (People for Irvine Community Health). Mary Ellen Hadley was chairwoman.