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ST. FRANCIS CENTER LOS ANGELES NEWS

MEET SFC’S NEWEST INTERN ~ Cesar!

Meet Cesar! Cesar graduated from California State University of Dominguez Hills with a degree in sociology. We are excited to have him as our resources intern Monday – Thursday where he assists Aimee, our resource coordinator, with providing basic resources to our guests. Some of the things Cesar assists with

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Lenten Reflections 2020

This Season Brings Spring Renewal This year, as we enter the Lenten season, we do so with a feeling of purpose and commitment. Earlier in February, we hosted our first-annual Legacy Day, where we celebrated our Franciscan mission and heritage, and focused discussion and action around an important Franciscan pillar,

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SFC’s Volunteer Spotlight ~ Tanya!

Meet Tanya! Please meet one of our wonderful volunteers, Tanya! Tanya started volunteering at SFC in February 2019, and has now become part of our dedicated Wednesday breakfast crew! Please read on for our interview with Tanya! How long have you volunteered at SFC? One year (!!!) How did you

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1st-Annual Legacy Day

Supporters gather to celebrate and learn about SFC’s Franciscan mission! On Tuesday, Franciscan ministries across the Franciscan Friars Province of St. Barbara, which covers California, Arizona, Oregon and Washington, in addition to, ministries in Russia, Mexico, and the Holy Land participated in our first-annual Legacy Day. The purpose of Legacy Day is to

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Legacy Day 2020

SFC’s 1st-Annual Legacy Day! Join us for a day of: Learning about our Franciscan heritage Engaging in a shared experience with ministries and friars within the Province Building community within and across ministries to help understand we are part of a greater whole. Focusing on developing a deeper understanding of

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Remembering Helen Payne

On Monday, we remembered Helen Payne on what would have been her 100th birthday. Helen’s passion in life was helping the less fortunate. She was a lay Franciscan, who helped found St. Francis Center along with Fr. Hugh Noonan and Juanita Vaughn. Their vision of Serving Hope to the poor came alive when the

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Join our team!

SFC is Hiring: Development Manager! We are looking for a Development Manager to work with the Executive Director to develop a comprehensive development plan and manage its execution. We are seeking a Development team member who is intelligent, goal-oriented, highly organized, effective under pressure, and possesses excellent prioritization and research

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SFC WELCOMES LOYOLA H.S. VOLUNTEERS!

SFC extends an official warm welcome to three seniors from Loyola High School who will be volunteering for the month of January! Every year, Loyola H.S. seniors spend the first month of the year volunteering at nonprofits as a part of their senior service project. SFC has been a proud

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Remembering Elliott Ryder

Today we remember Elliott Ryder, a strong supporter of St. Francis Center for seven years. Elliott passed away at the age of 89 after a courageous battle against illness. We thank Elliott for her years of dedication to St. Francis Center, her memory will live on through those we serve.

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Happy New Year From SFC!

Wishing you great times, good cheer, and a memorable new year. All of us at St. Francis Center want to thank you for your support this past year. We couldn’t do it without you! A look back on SFC’s 2019! 2019 was a very successful year for St. Francis Center!

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