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September 16, 2019 | October 01, 2019

Have you ever wanted to make a difference but didn’t know how? Participate in the Weekend to End Homelessness, October 4-6!

Inner City Law Center’s Homeful.LA has partnered with LAHSA, Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Office, the Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative, United Way’s Everyone In Campaign, LA Works, the LA City Attorney’s Office, The Love Foundation, and the Los Angeles Unified School District to bring you opportunities to get engaged, inspired, and educated about the homeless crisis in LA County.

The weekend will feature donation drives, speakers, shelter and permanent supportive housing tours, as well as information about the amazing organizations that you can plug into in your area. The entire county will be focused on being of service this weekend. Be sure to save the date and sign up for the event in your neighborhood.

Click here to access a printable flyer with event times and locations. 

If you have questions, contact ethompson@innercitylaw.org directly.

Antelope Valley/SPA 1: Homelessness Immersion Experience
Check out the Day in the Life Immersion Experience and Winter Donation Drive and connect to community resources, learn about volunteer opportunities, and much more!

  • Location: Antelope Valley Partners for Health, 44226 10th St W., Lancaster, CA 93534
  • Day/Time: Friday, October 4 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

San Fernando Valley/SPA 2: Community Information Fair 
Check out the Concert & Information Fair and connect to community resources, learn about volunteer opportunities, and much more!

  • Location: ONEgeneration Senior Enrichment Center, 18255 Victory Blvd., Reseda, CA 91335
  • Day/Time: Saturday, October 5 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

San Gabriel Valley/SPA 3: Pop Up Art Exhibition
Come check out the 'Homelessness in Suburbia San Gabriel Valley' pop-up art gallery at the Pasadena Armory and see how homelessness looks in the suburbs of the region. The pop-up will also highlight the Friends in Deed Women's Room exhibit and homeless service providers in the area. Art, kids interactive zone, vendors, and music will also be there. This is also a donation drive for winter clothing items for winter shelter.

  • Location: Pasadena Armory, 145 N Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103
  • Day/Time: Sunday, October 6  from 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Central Los Angeles/SPA 4: Homelessness Info Fair and Family Fun Festival
Enjoy the Arroyo Car Show, live bands, kid zone, and Halloween costume donation drive.

  • Location: 3301 Glendale Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90039
  • Day/Time: Saturday, October 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m

West Los Angeles/SPA 5: Forum with Community Leaders
Attend the Response to Homelessness Forum and Donation Drive and connect to community resources, learn about volunteer opportunities, and much more!

  • Location: West Los Angeles Civic Center, 1645 Corinth Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90025
  • Day/Time: Friday, October 4 from 12 p.m.-2 p.m.

South Los Angeles/SPA 6: Youth Art and Talent Showcase and Homelessness Resource Fair
Enjoy a "What home means to me" art exhibit, Homeless Virtual Tour with United Way, live performances, storytelling with lived experience groups, connect to community resources, learn about volunteer opportunities, and much more!

  • Location: South Los Angeles Wetlands, 5413 S. Avalon Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90011
  • Day/Time: Sunday, October 6 from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Norwalk Area/SPA 7: Advocates Film Screening with Director Remi Kessler
Attend a showing of The Advocates which examines the complexities behind LA's homeless crisis. Doors open at 3:30 p.m., the movie will be shown at 4:15 p.m., and there will be a short question and answer session afterward. 

  • Location: The Barn, 12239 Sproul St., Norwalk CA 90650
  • Day/Time: Friday, October 4 from 3:30 p.m.- 6 p.m.

South Bay Area/SPA 8: Hygiene Kit Assembly, Clothing Drive and Homelessness Info Fair
Check out the Gardena Heritage Street/Info Fair, hygiene kit assembly, and connect to community resources, learn about volunteer opportunities, and much more!

  • Location: Ken Nakaoka Community Center, 1670 W 162nd St., Gardena, CA 90247
  • Day/Time: Saturday, October 5 from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

If you have questions, please contact ethompson@innercitylaw.org.

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