On a balmy July evening in Newport Beach, more than 1,000 local citizens converged on the lawns of the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach Hotel for the 19th annual Eric Marienthal and Friends Jazz Concert.
Benefiting from the massive turnout was an organization well known in the community as the High Hopes Brain Injury Program.
Since 1998, the annual event has raised more than $1.5 million for High Hopes Brain Injury. The jazz concert under the stars featured Eric Marienthal with special guest artists Oleta Adams and David Benoit.
Prior to the show, VIP donors were treated to a dining experience catered by Tulsa Rib...