Archive for the ‘Special Requests’ Category

SFC Back-to-School Drive A Huge Success!

August 17th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

8.17.2016~Recently SFC held its annual Back-To-School Drive for the youth of the extremely low-income families that utilize our pantry services. 226 children, from Kindergarten to 12th grade, were supplied with all the tools necessary for a successful and productive year, including back packs, notebooks, pens and pencils. There were also activities and fun treats for […]

7th-Annual Friends of St. Francis Center Event

August 10th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

8.10.2016~Our 7th-Annual FRIENDS OF ST. FRANCIS CENTER event will be held Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 celebrating the feast of St. Francis at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, Los Angeles for the first time! Join over 150 SFC supporters from L.A. to Orange County to continue in the community tradition of this fun-filled event for […]

LITT Apparel-Giving Back

May 18th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

5.18.2016 Each day at SFC we are moved by the incredible stories and life- changing events that affect our guests. Recently we have seen a trend of great transformation and success for those who haven chosen to utilize the services offered by SFC to make positive changes in their lives. Several years ago a volunteer […]

Help SFC spring forward with a face lift!

May 3rd, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

Our Saint Francis mural has been tagged with graffiti. Click here to nominate us to receive a fresh coat of paint from ALLBRiGHT 1-800-PAINTING and their #PaintItForward Campaign. It’s fast and free!

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Support Disadvantaged Youth at SFC

April 26th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

Youth Summer Camp Program Every summer, SFC sends children of the extremely low-income families we serve through our pantry to camp. Due to an increased demand for our food pantry, our goal this year is to give 330 disadvantaged youth (the most ever!) the opportunity to experience camp, which not only connects them with nature, […]

Diapers Needed

April 26th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

SFC is currently in great need of diapers and baby wipes for our extremely low income families and their children. As many parents know these items can be expensive, and our community members can not afford them on their own. If you would like to make a donation or host a diaper drive at your […]

Please Help Support SFCLA For Free!

April 26th, 2016 by Marianne Reifer

“For it is in giving that we receive.” ~ Francis of Assisi Looking for a way to support St. Francis Center? Here are several opportunities that will cost you little to no additional money, yet reap huge benefits for us and the community we serve: Ralph’s/Food 4 Less Reward Programs  Shop for your groceries and […]

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Items In Need For SFC Homeless Guests

April 6th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

April 6, 2016 • SFC’s Homeless Well Being Program is designed to help end the cycle of poverty for our guests, who may find themselves at our doorstep due to a variety of life-changing events, including job loss, addiction, illness or injury. The Homeless Well-Being Program provides homeless guests with warm meals and sack lunches six […]

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You could win big!

January 13th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

•January 13, 2016• $6 = 2 Powerball ticketsTonight is the Powerball drawing for a $1.5 billion prize!  Chance to win = 1 in 292 million But if you donate to St. Francis Center: $6 = 5 warm meals for a homeless individual Chance to change a life =  100% Feeling lucky? Donate now! Want to be […]

Help Support SFC Back-To-School Drive!

July 29th, 2015 by Marianne Reifer

Andy, a father of three boys, has been worrying how he will be able to pay for back-to-school supplies ever since he received the list of items needed from his children’s teachers this summer. Most of the parents, like Andy, who utilize St. Francis Center’s services simply canʹt afford to buy back-to-school items for their children. SFC […]