About the Helping Hand Gift Shop

The Helping Hand Gift Shop is one of many fundraising efforts organized by Helping Hand of Los Angeles, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Operated by Helping Hand and staffed by its volunteer members, the Gift Shop serves Cedars-Sinai patients and on-campus employees. 

The proceeds from the Helping Hand Gift Shop benefit the Cedars-Sinai Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Through this and other activities, Helping Hand of Los Angeles has helped establish:



  • Two endowed chair
  • The Center for Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • The Gilda Radner Ovarian Cancer Detection Program
  • The International Speakers Bureau for Maternal Fetal Medicine
  • The Fetal Neurology Clinic
  • Support for Labor & Delivery research
  • And much more


Founded in 1923, Helping Hand of Los Angeles is the longest active support group at Cedars-Sinai, with more than 1,800 members dedicated to advancing women's healthcare. Learn more about their efforts and activities, or contact the Helping Hand Gift Shop.