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2019 WEEKEND TO END HOMELESSNESS

October 6, 2019 • 9:00 am - October 8, 2019

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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 6, 2019

Join Mayor Eric Garcetti and thousands of neighbors during the Weekend to End Homelessness.  In an effort to engage neighbors with their local homeless service providers their will be 9 events across all of Los Angeles County on October 3-6, Thursday-Sunday.  There will be concerts, a car show, art exhibits, kids zones, and information sessions on how you can help.  For more information on these events, please go to https://www.facebook.com/pg/Homeful.LosAngeles/events

Here is a rundown of the events:

Thursday, October 3

Highland Park Community Connect Day and Hygiene Kit Donation Drive  (12- 4 pm)

Services offered include Criminal Record Expungement, Traffic Ticket Clearing, Housing Resources, Health and Wellness and Haircuts. City Attorney Mike Feuer will be on-site at 1 pm.

6152 N Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90042

 

Friday, October 4

Homelessness Immersion Experience (9 am – 2 pm)

Go through the process of getting housing and walk in the shoes of a person experiencing homelessness through a collaborative process with local providers.

Antelope Valley Partners for Health, 44226 10th St. W, Lancaster, CA 93534

A Community Response to Homelessness: A Forum with Community Leaders and Hygiene Kit Donation Drive (12 – 2 pm)

Office of Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, 1645 Corinth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90025

 

The Advocates Film Screening with Director Remi Kessler (3:30 – 6 pm)

Sproul Reception Center, The Barn at 12239 Sproul St., Norwalk, CA 90650

 

Saturday, October 5

Community Concert and Info Fair w/ Winter Clothing Donation Drive (10 am – 1 pm)

Join Mayor Eric Garcetti, Assemblymember Jesse Gabriel, Councilmember Bob Blumenfield and Councilmember John Lee and learn how you can join your community in fighting homelessness – especially our seniors and transitional age youth experiencing homelessness.
One Generation Senior Center at 18255 Victory Blvd, Reseda, CA 91335

 

City of Gardena Heritage Festival & Street Fair, with Info Fair and Hygiene Kit Donation Drive (10 am – 3 pm)

Ken Nakaoka Community Center, 1670 W 162nd Street, Gardena, CA 90247

 

Homelessness Info Fair and Arroyo Car Show (12 – 6 pm)

Connect with local volunteer opportunities while enjoying live music, food, kids zone and car show.
Atwater Village Street Fair starting at 3301 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039

 

Sunday, October 6

Homelessness Resource Fair: What Home Means to You (11 am – 3 pm)

Homelessness VR Tour, Transitional Aged Youth Art and Talent Showcase
South Los Angeles Wetlands Park at 5413 S. Avalon Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90011

 

Pop Up Art Exhibition Featuring Works of People Experiencing Homelessness (1 – 4 pm)

Live artwork and performances, kids zone and info fair.  Accepting winter clothing donations.
Armory Center for the Arts, 145 North Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91103