We are welcoming new & returning volunteers (see details below) for our September event. We will be serving the Skid Row community with warm meals, hair cuts, clothes, bottled water, and share some fun and laughs with the children living on the streets of Downtown Los Angeles in the area known as Skid Row. We look forward to seeing you at this month’s event!
WHAT WE DO AT SKID ROW: We serve approximately 700-1000 meals, perform 50-100 haircuts (performed by local beauty school students) and hand out more than 200 clothing items to men, women and children to the less fortunate on the streets of Skid Row. We do it with a kind heart, with understanding of their circumstances and with lots of love and patience.
WHEN/WHERE/TIME: Sunday, September 30th, 2018 @ 9:30 AM 411 E 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013. New volunteers are Welcome and we ask that you bring the volunteer application with you (filled out, please) and submit a contact form as well a week prior to the event, or by September 23rd so we may contact you and confirm availability. Please dress according to weather temps on day of event as it can get warm or cold depending on the season and remember to bring water!
WHAT YOU CAN DO NOW: Collect donations ranging from blankets, tents or tarps, jackets, toiletries, food, snack items, funds, new & used clothes, shoes and so on (weather/season appropriate); they appreciate anything and everything we can provide them with…
WHAT VOLUNTEERS DO ON THE EVENT DAY: We prep snacks items, utensils, food, drinks, and sort donations and set up tables, food, donations, etc.,
**NEW LOCATION** LOT PARKING DROP OFF: Will be limited to those who have supplies & food to unload….
PARKING at Skid Row is limited to STREET PARKING ONLY on San Julian Street only, no tickets are issued during our events. Carpooling highly recommended.
LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!!!!