Our Events

Our Gala has been POSTPONED.


Our special events will inspire, delight, and ignite your passion for this mission!

Inclusion Matters by Shane’s Inspiration hosts several events throughout the year that bring our supporters together to share their passion for our mission. We offer a unique variety of annual events including our Gala, Golf Tournament, Run, Walk & Roll, and Legendary Bingo. Other special fundraising events have included our Carnegie Hall Benefit Concert, Women of Inspiration Tea, and Macy’s Round Up for Charity Event, to name a few. Additionally, we host My PlayClub bi-monthly playdates at our inclusive playgrounds where children of ALL abilities have the opportunity to play together.

To learn more about our events, please contact Marci Moran, SVP of Outreach & Events at Marci@inclusionmatters.org.



Be Included

Gala: Lights, Camera, Inclusion!

Gala: Lights, Camera, Inclusion!

March 14, 2020

Old Hollywood comes to life at our formal gala at The Langham in Pasadena.  Join us on the red carpet for this star-studded event.

Golf: Swing for Shane’s

June 1, 2020

Join us at El Caballero Country Club for our 7th Annual Golf Challenge for a full day of fun on the links. It’s FORE the Kids!

Legendary Bingo

Legendary Bingo

July 15, 2020

Enjoy a raucous night of Drag Queen Bingo with great prizes and live auction at Hamburger Mary’s in West Hollywood.

Annual Event Sponsors

Our event revenue helps sustain our mission year-round. Please consider becoming an annual event sponsor. Your company can be a part of each of our unique and special events.

  • Your company logo will be included on all event materials

  • Your employees and their families are invited to be a part of all our events

Upcoming Playdates


Aidan’s Place, Westwood

10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Holiday Fun Day
Sponsored by Crowe

Rocket’s Universe, North Hollywood

10:30am – 1:00pm
Valentine’s Playdate
Sponsored by Universal Studios Hollywood

Mason Park Playground

10:30am – 1:00pm
Springtime Playdate
Sponsorship Available
Every child deserves to be included! Let’s Play Together!
Join us for:
  • play on the playground
  • games & activities
  • face painting
  • arts & crafts
  • entertainment
  • special guests
  • raffle prizes
Snacks are provided, but please feel free to bring a sack lunch. Our supportive volunteers from local community groups and schools come as Buddies to meet and play with our friends with special needs.