On Thanksgiving Day, The Westside Thanksgiving Day Celebration and Dinner look forward to hosting about 3,000 guests for Thanksgiving Day dinner at the West Los Angeles Civic Center (1645 Corinth Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90025). Their guests come from all walks of life, from homeless individuals and working poor families to college students unable to get home for the holiday. In addition to a complete traditional Thanksgiving meal, they provide their guests with access to free blankets, haircuts, medical consultations, clothing, and hygiene items.
This inter-faith group, made up of individuals from various churches, schools, organizations, and corporations, needs your help.
Please bring in the following items to school by Friday November 16.
JR K- 2 toothbrushes
K- 2 tubes of toothpaste
1st- bars of soap
2nd- bars of soap
3rd - shampoo/conditioners
7th- combs/ hair brushes
8th- combs/ hair brushes
If you/your family would like to volunteer on Thanksgiving Eve (Wednesday) or Thanksgiving Day (Thursday), please sign up on the web at www.westsidethanksgiving.org. Watch the website for the opening of sign-ups (early November).
If you have a specific question, contact the information hotline (310) 394-3153.
Thank you so much for your help.
Westside Thanksgiving Day Celebration & Dinner Est. 1982
Consisting of Westside churches, schools, and organizations reaching out to those in need