Thanksgiving 2018 Fact Sheet

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LOS ANGELES MISSION GALA HONORS DR. DREW PINSKY

Annual Event Celebrates Mission’s 82 Years of Serving L.A.’s Homeless Los Angeles, California --- October 25, 2018 --- Thursday evening the Los Angeles Mission held its 8th annual Legacy of Vision Gala. This year’s honoree was Dr. Drew Pinsky. Pinsky is the host of Dr. Drew Midday Live on KABC radio in Los Angeles.… Read more

2017 mission gala honors catherine zeta-jones benefits the homeless

Anne Douglas Center’s 25th Anniversary Celebration Los Angeles, California — November 9, 2017 — Thursday evening the Los Angeles Mission held its 7th annual Legacy of Vision Gala. This year’s honoree was award-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones. She has won numerous awards over the course of her acting career (The Academy Award, SAG Award, BAFTA,… Read more

Those with nowhere to go taste compassion at mission’s wednesday thanksgiving feast

For the Homeless on Skid Row Los Angeles, California — Wednesday, November 23, 2016 — Those who have nowhere to go welcomed to a lavish holiday dinner with all the trimmings. The annual event, sponsored by Wells Fargo Bank and the Los Angeles Mission, transforms 5th Street into a festive open-air dining room. A… Read more

Los Angeles Mission names new leader for the anne douglas center for women

Dr. Jacqueline Vara Brings Extensive Experience to Skid Row Los Angeles, California — (March 5, 2018) — After an exhaustive search, the Los Angeles Mission has chosen a new director for the Anne Douglas Center for Women, which celebrated its twenty-fifth year in 2017. Dr. Jacqueline Vara has been selected to lead the women’s… Read more

Los Angeles Mission honors patricia heaton

Annual Gala Spotlights Restored Lives Stories Los Angeles, California — October 20, 2016 —This Thursday evening the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills hosted the Los Angeles Mission’s Legacy of Vision Gala. The sixth annual gala honored three-time Emmy Award winner Patricia Heaton with the Anne Douglas Award for exemplary community service.… Read more

Break it to make it

Los Angeles Mission Joins Los Angeles City College and the Strindberg Laboratory to Assist in Transition to Life Outside Prison Los Angeles, California — October 10, 2016 — Up to 60,000 inmates will be released from prison this year. The US Department of Justice reports that a reduction in recidivism requires collaboration to be… Read more

Los Angeles Mission stages end of summer arts and education fair

August 27, 2016 (Los Angeles, CA.) Children are the littlest victims of homelessness. They never asked to be born into this. The unimaginable difficulty of living in the extreme poverty of Skid Row is their everyday reality. To help these children and their families cope with providing back to school necessities, the Los Angeles… Read more