FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 18, 2017 Contacts: Janet Denise Kelly, 323-786-2413, firstname.lastname@example.org Cool, Jazz and Conversations Social fundraising Event Planned For Sanctuary of Hope At LA84 Foundation An evening dedicated to conversations about youth well-being (Los Angeles, CA) – Jazz and social party enthusiasts can enjoy a cool and relaxing evening at Sanctuary of
It takes a village to welcome home a youth who has experienced homelessness. In late March, SOH permanently housed four amazing youth through the Rapid Rehousing program. With new found stability, they can realize their potential and promise. An apartment is not a home without a housewarming and incidentals to get started. Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson
Today, Sanctuary of Hope is closed in observance of the Cesar Chavez Holiday.
In February, six young women from Sanctuary of Hope benefited from a stress-free pamper day provided by No Girl Left Behind in partnership with Lunch With the Finance Bunch and Journey. The full service pamper treatment included a massage, full body makeover, professional photo shoot, and pamper bags. No Girl Left Behind’s mission is to unite
Today, we are closed. Staff and youth are participating in SPA 6’s Project Homeless Connect Day and DCFS’s Metro North Community Resource Day. We will resume our services tomorrow. Special Notice: If you are a current SOH youth who acquired a quality of life, fare evasion, or traffic ticket while homeless, please visit SOH’s booth
Ever wonder what it is like for one of our youth to move into permanent housing? Days before the new year, we captured moments of Jazzy moving into her new apartment along with Los Angeles Councilman Curren Price of the 9th District, Deputy Mayor Brenda Shockley and Housing Policy Director Alisa Orduna for the Office
On December 21, Sanctuary of Hope gathered with 50 other members of the community for a Youth Remembrance Ceremony held at Leimert Park. The ceremony started with a prayer by Rev. Oliver Buie, Community Engagement Director, for the Holman United Methodist Church. Dignitaries and speakers were: Armen Ross, President of the Crenshaw Chamber of Commerce:
SOH offices will be closed December 23, 26, and 30 as well as January 2 in observance of the Holiday and New Year.
Sanctuary of Hope attended a Joint Holiday Mixer on December 19, hosted by Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, a collaborative effort between Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, Crenshaw Chamber of Commerce, Metro, Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors, Crenshaw/LAX CLC, Eat Shop Play Crenshaw, AADAP, West Angeles CDC, Stantec, McKissack & McKissack, 7-Eleven and Mott MacDonald. Over 250
On Wednesday, December 21st, the South Los Angeles Homeless TAY and Foster Care Collaborative (Collaborative), along with the Crenshaw Chamber of Commerce, Sanctuary of Hope, and other local partners, will honor the lives of homeless youth who have passed away and those experiencing loss during the holiday season with a prayer and candlelight vigil. December