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Veterans Day 2012

Seated in long, decorated tables along in a large tent behind the Weingart Café, eighty men and women from our Veterans Program gathered to celebrate their service and dedication. Braxton Young, Veterans Program Manager, led the morning program as the Jefferson High School ROTC Color Guard represented and Weingart Staff sang the National Anthem. James […]

AmeriCorps Hope for the Homeless Graduation

The Weingart Center Garden was filled with clients and their families at the 2012 AmeriCorps Hope for the Homeless graduation ceremony. Kevin Martin, Community Services Manager, and Angela De Los Santos, Sr. Program Coordinator, presented the diplomas to nearly two dozen graduates. Visit our website for more information on our AmeriCorps program. [AFG_gallery id=’1′]

Success Story – Meet Shelly

“My husband held a loaded gun to my face and asked, ‘Do you want to die?’,” says Shelly, recalling the traumatic night. Shelly had been with her husband for several years but when he became addicted to crack cocaine and alcohol, her relationship with him deteriorated.  He had become emotionally, physically and mentally abusive, and […]

16th Annual Golf Tournament 2012 At Sherwood Country Club [Photos]

The Weingart Center hosted its 16th Annual Golf Tournament on April 30th at the beautiful Sherwood Country Club. The Fundraiser was a great success, from the silent auction to the award ceremony to the 18 holes of golf… everyone was in high spirits and ready to make a difference! Thank you to all who donated […]

The Weingart Center for the Homeless provides comprehensive human services to homeless men, women, veterans, parolees, families, HIV+ and other at-risk individuals, giving them the skills, resources, and hope they need to lead productive lives off the streets. Located in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles' Skid Row, the Weingart Center for the Homeless is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that breaks the cycle of homelessness and poverty.

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