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9th Annual MENDing Poverty Conference


MEND and Valley Nonprofit Resources hosted the 9th Annual MENDing Poverty Conference. This year the conference focused on Affordable Housing and Healthy Neighborhoods. Guest speakers included Mercedes Marquez, President of Marquez Community Strategy and Rushmore Cervantes, General Manager of Los Angeles Housing and Community Investment Department.

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Stamp Out Hunger 2016


The 24th Annual Stamp Out Hunger surpassed all expectations. Volunteers gathered at MEND’s Foodbank to sort out thousands of pounds of donations! This summer, numerous families will be impacted thanks to your generosity!

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Christmas in Spring 2016

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Universal Studios Hollywood’s annual springtime event brings holiday cheer to MEND’s families! There were games, face painting, tons of prizes and a very special visit from St Nick!

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Volunteer Appreciation Dinner 2016


A night of good food, entertainment, appreciation and celebration for MEND’s amazing volunteers!

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Project Glamour 2016

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MEND welcomed high school seniors who received formal dresses for their upcoming prom and graduation parties! Many thanks to Laundry by Shelly Siegel for their event sponsorship and Sam Benabides for taking such wonderful pictures.

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