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Charity Navigator has given MEND a four-star rating.
Read MEND’s excellent reviews as a “Top-rated Nonprofit” on the Great NonProfits website …
Guidestar has named MEND a Valued Partner for its commitment to transparency.
MEND is certified by California Volunteers as a Service Enterprise.
MEND is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. Tax ID #23-7306337
Losing a job can be a frightening, confusing experience. But MEND’s classes, taught by volunteer teachers, can provide out-of-work adults with skills to help qualify them for good jobs, giving them a positive new direction. David Kitchen, 55, found himself out of work when the company he worked for abruptly went out...
At 45 years old, Osmara Del Cid is still determined to fulfill her professional goal of working in the medical field. As a young mother, Osmara entered the workforce as a receptionist and administrative assistant working in the health care industry. After giving birth to her fourth child, it became...
INSIDE MEND: THE BLOG
Jackey Arriaga describes herself as having “a heart for serving and volunteering.” After graduating from UCLA with a degree in Sociology, Jackey decided to do a year of service year as an AmeriCorps Member with City Year Los Angeles in the Watts community. “Their whole mission is to work toward...
Video: A Day in the Life of MEND
Watch a full-size version this new video on MEND's YouTube channel.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Participate in MEND’s annual raffle drawing and win a trip to Hawaii! Click here for more details.
Registration for MEND’s 10th Annual MENDing Poverty Conference – Understanding Philanthropy – Paths to Success for Poverty Service Nonprofits – is now live. Register today before early-bird pricing expires!
MEND is proud to support the upcoming Council District 7 candidates forum on April 29, 2017 as a community partner. To attend, register here.
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MEND Center Hours
Tues. – Fri. 8 am to 5 pm
Sat. Front desk 9 am to 12 pm;
food donations accepted until 4 pm in the back of the building
clothing donations accepted until 5 pm Tuesday to Friday and until 12 pm on Saturdays