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9th-Annual Friends of SFC Event ~ A Success!

Thank you to everyone who attended our 9th-Annual Friends of St. Francis Center event!   Our 9th-Annual Friends of St. Francis Center event was a huge success! We had over 250 guests in attendance, more than double last year’s attendance, and we raised more (60% more than last year!) than

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Happy Feast of St. Francis of Assisi!

Today, October 4, we celebrate the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi. Fr. Hugh Noonan, OFM, founded St. Francis Center over 45 years ago when as a resident of St. Joseph Church, he saw the growing number of poor families and homeless individuals who knocked on the doors for food

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SFC Volunteer Spotlight!

Thank you to our corporate volunteer groups for Serving Hope in our breakfast and pantry programs last week!   William Morris Endeavor Allegion Tata Communications We couldn’t do the work that we do without our wonderful volunteers!   We are in need of volunteers! Available shifts: – Wednesday, October 10: Pantry (9:30am-12:30pm, 9 volunteers) – Thursday, October

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Thank You to Our 9th-Annual Friends of SFC Silent Auction Donors!

Thank you to our generous donors for making our 9th-Annual Friends of St. Francis Center Silent Auction possible! And many more, including our Board Members!   We are in need of volunteers this week! Available shifts: – Wednesday, September 26: Pantry (9:30am-12:30pm, 2 volunteers) – Thursday, September 27: Pantry (9:30am-12:30pm, 3 volunteers) – Friday, October 5: Senior Pantry (9:30am-1:00pm, 2 volunteers) If you are interested

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Thank You to Our 9th-Annual Friends of SFC Sponsors!

Thank you to our generous sponsors for making our 9th-Annual Friends of St. Francis Center event possible!   Lead Sponsor Major Sponsors         Dinner Sponsors         Silent Auction Sponsors    Lynn and Michael Joseph Kirk Canzano & Family   Friend Sponsors     Roger and Gloria Mullendore

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Meet SFC’s Newest Staff Member-Reyna!

MEET REYNA! Please welcome our new Case Management Intern, Reyna! She will be working with Thalia, our Resource Specialist. Reyna is originally from Los Angeles, and comes from a family of five. She is currently a senior at California State University, Los Angeles, where she is pursuing a degree in

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Meet SFC’s Newest Staff Member-Jairo Gomez!

MEET JAIRO! Please welcome our newest staff member, Jairo Gomez, who will be our Programs Coordinator at our Satellite Pantries! Jairo is a native SoCal resident, born in Mar Vista and raised in the San Fernando Valley. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Southern California.

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SFC Partner Spotlight ~ USC!

SFC Partner Spotlight: USC!   Last week, we started our partnership with University of Southern California as their official food rescue partner. We will be recovering prepared food daily from all 3 dining halls on campus, an estimated 10,000 lbs monthly. All the food will be used at SFC to create

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Sign Up to Volunteer at SFC and Win!

Volunteer at SFC and you could win Hollywood Bowl tickets!   Available shifts: – Tuesday, August 28: Breakfast (7:00am-9:30am, 4 volunteers)   – Wednesday, August 29: Breakfast (7:00am-9:30am, 4 volunteers), Pantry (9:30am-12:30pm, 9 volunteers)   – Friday, August 31: Breakfast (7:00-9:30am, 10 volunteers), Senior Pantry (9:30am-1:00pm, 5 volunteers)   – Wednesday, September 5: Breakfast (7:00-9:30am, 5 volunteers),  Pantry (9:30am-12:30pm, 9 volunteers)   – Thursday,

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RSVP for Friends of St. Francis Center Event!

RSVP for Our 9th-Annual Friends of St. Francis Center Event! Don’t miss our 9th-Annual FRIENDS OF ST. FRANCIS CENTER event, celebrating the feast of St. Francis! There will be dinner, a silent auction, and a live band! Saturday, October 6: 5:30pm-8:30pm Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels (555 W Temple St, Los

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