The Ross Family Legacy Foundation supports charities and non-profit organizations in order to make an immediate, positive impact on the lives of people and animals in our communities.

"The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind."
- William James

The Ross Family Legacy Foundation Charitable Events Calendar

We love a good party-especially one with a purpose! Please view the calendar to see what
the RFLF is doing this month

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Upcoming Events

Roosters OC Food & Wine Event

Saturday May 21st & Sunday May 22nd, 2011 : all day & evening

Old Ranch Country Club

The Roosters Food and Wine Celebration provides a unique venue where friends can come together to help those in need. The event spans two days and offers the very best food and wine available. Chefs and sommeliers showcase their finest as attendees get caught up with old friends and make some new.
Proceeds from the event ticket sales and silent auction items benefit a variety of local charities. Last year over 40,000 people were fed as a direct result of this event.

Posted by Allison Andrews on 05/25 at 07:18 AM

Rancho Coastal Adoption Event and Blessing of the Animals

Saturday May 28th, 2011 : 11am- 4pm

Rancho Costal Humane Society 389 Requeza Street Encinitas, CA 92024 (760) 753-6413

Come and celebrate the human-animal bond and 50 years of serving the people and animals in Southern California with your friends, neighbors and furry family members.
Meet Local Animal Rescues and Pet-Related Exhibitors. Allison with Riley and Love on a Leash will be there, promoting pet therapy visits.
Learn about caring for your animals with ‘Ask the Vet’ and ‘Ask the Trainer’ booths and Low-Cost Microchips and Vaccines available for your pet.
Have fun with Flyball Demonstrations, Face Painting, Bouncy Castles, Birthday Cake, Snacks and Refreshments

Join us for the Inter-Faith Blessing of the Animals at 2:30 in Cricket’s Corner Dog Park emceed by Pastor Laura of Bethlehem Lutheran

Posted by Allison Andrews on 05/25 at 07:27 AM

Past Events


Thursday, September 3rd : from 6pm- 9pm

San Francisco PACT offices

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Dear Friends, Family and Community,
PACT Inc. is presenting an Art and Wine Fundraiser, generously sponsored by Dee Vine Wines.
The Ross Family Foundation is a big supporter of PACT, INC. This wonderful organization
provides help to low income and first generation students. How do you fill out a college
application? How do you get financing? Scholarships?  The highly capable people at PACT, INC., a non-profit organization, are there to help. Rachel
Ross, of the Ross Family Foundation, gives much time and support to this worthy organization.
We salute her!

When: Thursday, September 3rd, from 6pm- 9pm.
Where: San Francisco PACT offices
635 Divisadero St
San Francisco, CA 94117

What: Wine tasting, food, and art. Some art will be provided by PACT students who attend the Academy of Art thanks to our services.

Cost: Donations Requested at the door (min. $10/person)

Raffle tickets will also be sold. Prizes will include: Tickets to the de young or Legion of Honor, 1 Month Unlimited Yoga at Funky Door Yoga, gift certificate for Blue Bottle coffee… and more!

PACT, Inc. is a non-profit, tax-exempt California organization. All donations are tax deductible. All scholarship funds donated are awarded to students; PACT does not take administrative or any other costs from donations.

Please contact Rachel at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to RSVP.

Check out one of the artisits coming to the event :

Sarah E. Pedlow is a photographer

See their Causes page on facebook:

Posted by allison on 08/16 at 11:49 AM

St. Mary’s Center Charity Golf Tournament

May 21st 2009 : all day

Virginia Country Club

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The RFLF is a proud to sponsor St. Mary’s Medical Center’s Charity Golf Tournament
on May 21, At Virginia Country Club. Bill Ross, founder of RFLF will participated in the tournament,
as well. Proceeds from this event contribute to the pediatric programs at St. Mary.  For more
information on St. Mary’s Medical Center, visit”>

Posted by eva on 05/06 at 03:37 PM

Huntington Harbour Philharmonic Committee’s Juniors Fashion Show

Sunday May 3rd, 2009 : TBA

Huntington Beach Meadowlark Golf Course

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The Ross Family Legacy Foundation is the proud sponsor of the Huntington Harbour Philharmonic Committee’s Junior’s Fashion Show, set for May 3, 2009. The Huntington Harbour Philharmonic Committee raises funds to assure music programs continue for over 250,000 Orange County school children from kindergarten through 12th grade.

This past December, members helped at the Rooster’s food drive, and provided over 200 coats for the One Warm Coat drive in Orange County, and San Francisco.

It feels good to give back!

Posted by Allison on 05/03 at 02:16 PM

Petchiecture 14 a PAWS event

Friday April 24th, 2009 : 7- 11pm

San Francisco, CA

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The Ross Family Legacy Foundation is pleased to be a sponsor of Petchitecture 14. Petchitecture 14 will be held at the Fairmont San Francisco atop Nob Hill, on Friday, April 24th from 7-11pm. Over 800 human guests and their canine companions will be treated to a gala evening unlike any other in San Francisco. We hope you join us!

for more information on PAWS -Pets Are Wonderful Support and or this event please go:

Posted by Allison on 04/24 at 12:26 PM