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Foodbank Update

“We can thank COVID for bringing us together to accomplish objectives that we had never imagined beforehand.”

50 Years of Stories -Steve

Over 30 years ago, Steve was approached by a small organization named MEND to use his industrial building space to p…

50 Years of Stories -Margie

After losing her job during the recession, Margie came to MEND to help serve our community. Fast forward 10 years la…

50 years of Stories -Isabelle

Isabelle and her baby girl were left without a home after fleeing from domestic violence in 2018. With no food, clot…

Karla's Story

Karla spent most of 2020 worrying about finances. But because of your support she and her family received the help…

Teresa

MEND – One client’s story She Could Be Anybody’s Daughter For every story of recovery from homel…

Maricela

MARICELA NEVER IMAGINED herself to be in the situation she is in now. Last September, she lost her husband and her li…

Foodbank Update

It is a bit early to close the book on COVID. However, with the vaccinations continuing and some of the restrictions…

Christopher Shares His Story

CHRISTOPHER signed up to volunteer at MEND just before the Los Angeles Safer at Home order went into effect in March…

Ana, on how families are coping

The shutdown changed everything. I was tasked with shifting face to face case management services to remote services…

For 50 years and for as long as we are needed…

Fifty years ago, a young couple, Ed & Carolyn Rose saw a problem and gathered their friends to offer a solution.…

Giving Tuesday 2020

Donate here: mendpoverty.org/Donate

Letter from Janet

WHAT AN HONOR it is to report to you that as a direct result of your incredible support, more than 100,000 of our…

Volunteer Appreciation Lunch

To celebrate National Volunteer Week, we treated our volunteers to a delicious lunch and special gift! Thank you Co…

Happy National Volunteer Week!

Thank you to every volunteer who has dedicated their time to serve our community throughout the last 50 years.

Volunteer Updates

We currently do not have any new volunteer opportunities available. Stay tuned for new opportunities on our Volunt…

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