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Feeding the Homeless Every Wednesday (11:30am-2:30pm)

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ORGANIZATION: My Friends House Foundation

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 885 people are interested

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with My Friend's House Foundation LA! We're thrilled to have you join us in making a positive impact on the lives of those experiencing homelessness in Downtown Los Angeles.

About My Friend's House Foundation LA

For over 15 years, our "We Feed The Hungry" program has provided essential items and support to those in need. Every Wednesday, rain or shine, our dedicated staff and volunteers distribute food, clothing, toiletries, and more to individuals, families, seniors, disabled, and Veterans, including their pets. We believe in serving the community with compassion, dignity and respect.

The Impact of Your Volunteerism

Together, we've served over 750,000 meals and essentials, but the need continues. With the rising number of unhoused individuals, including children and seniors, your help is more critical than ever. Volunteering is a rewarding way to give back and connect with your community.

The Need is Growing

Unfortunately, the number of unhoused individuals, including children and seniors, has unfortunately risen. Your support is crucial in helping us meet this growing need.

How to Volunteer

It's easy to join us! Every Wednesday at 11:30 AM, we meet at 540 S San Pedro St., Los Angeles, CA 90013. Upon arrival, you'll find a signup table with volunteer waivers and a signup sheet. We'll provide any necessary supplies like masks and gloves.

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Distributing food, clothing, hygiene products, and other essentials
  • Offering encouragement and support to those in need

Additional Ways to Support Us

We appreciate your willingness to volunteer! If you can't join us on Wednesdays, you can still help by donating:

    • Clothing, socks, shoes, and basic essentials
    • Sleeping bags
    • Hygiene kits
  • Pet food and essentials
  • Financial donations through Venmo, Cash App, or PayPal
    • How to Donate:
  • Venmo: @myfriendshouseLA
  • Cash App: $myfriendshouseLA
  • PayPal: PayPal.com/myfriendshouseLA
  • Visit our website: https://www.myfriendshouseLA.org/
  • Unique contributions: We welcome creative ideas to support our mission.

Stay Connected!

Learn more about us and follow us on social media:

  • Website: www.MyFriendsHouseLA.org
  • Twitter & Instagram: @WeFeedTheHungry @MyFriendsHouseLA
  • Facebook: My Friends House LA
  • YouTube: @myfriendshouseLA

Contact Us

  • Wednesday Service Address: 540 S San Pedro St., Los Angeles, CA 90013
  • Address: 1244 E. 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90021
  • Phone: (213) 537-0105
  • Email: info@myfriendshouseLA.org

Thank you for your compassion. Together, we can make a difference!

Sincerely,

Tiffany A. Rose
Founder | CEO
My Friend's House Foundation LA

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About My Friends House Foundation

Location:

1244 E 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90021, US

Mission Statement

My Friend's House Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit human service organization whose mission is to provide a wholistic approach in the care of Los Angeles' marginalized populations regardless of race, color, creed, or religious belief.

Description

For Just under 11 Years, My Friend's House Foundation has been on the frontlines of providing essential items for men, woman and their children in and around the Skid Row area of Downtown Los Angeles. Skid Row is the capital of homelessness is the United State. Weekly, rain or shine volunteers from all walks of life unite with us to serve Los Angeles' marginalized populations with dignity and humility. We distribute, food, clothing, toiletries and other items as they become available. In addition to our weekly outreach, MFHF offers a plethora of Programs that promote self-sufficiency, personal growth and independence. From our Refresh Program that provides professional barber and salon services for no or low cost, to yoga, pet care, financial literacy, health and nutrition classes, music and art therapy and more.

Many of our volunteers have been with us for years. WE ARE Family! However in today's climate the need is becoming greater and we need to grow our Family! Will you join us?



CAUSE AREAS

Community
Homeless & Housing
Hunger
Community, Homeless & Housing, Hunger

WHEN

Tue Jun 18, 2024 - Mon Sep 16, 2024

WHERE

Downtown Los Angeles Skid Row Area.540 S. San Pedro StreetLos Angeles, CA 90013

(34.04305,-118.24435)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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