The event was emceed by KABC-Channel 7 news anchors David Ono and Ellen Leyva. The latter was the 2018 Champion of Mental Health Award recipient. Special guests included Congresswoman Judy Chu and District Attorney Jackie Lacey. Messages from state Sen. Anthony Portantino, Assemblywoman Blanca Rubio and Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger were shared.
The evening included entertainment by Muse/ique that was underwritten by East West Bank. Blue Shield of California was the title sponsor, and the event was presented by Epic Insurance Brokers & Consultants.