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Serve Locally

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Serve Locally

Bellflower

FIND a project

Discover projects that align with your gifts and passion from the causes below.

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Empower Kids to Thrive

Help youth who are experiencing risk factors such as poverty, school drop-out, teen pregnancy, or substance abuse that threatens their safety and healthy development.

Causes Include:
HUMAN TRAFFICKING
FOSTER YOUTH
MENTORSHIP / EDUCATION


Bring Hope to Families

Assist families who go hungry, are homeless or living in motels/share living space with multiple families, or have escaped domestic violence

Causes Include:
HOMELESSNESS
TRANSITIONAL LIVING

Build into our communities

Intentionally extending compassion by partnering with our cities to meet the needs of our own local community.

Causes Include:
COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT
FIRST RESPONDER SUPPORT

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HOMELESSNESS

Donations for Kingdom Causes
Who: Family Friendly, Small Group Friendly
When: Anytime
Where: Bellflower
What: Kingdom Causes Bellflower works to "seek the peace and prosperity of our city" by mobilizing volunteers and collaborating to meet needs. Donate needed items--sign up and a list will be sent to you!

Hygiene Kits for Homeless Neighbors
Cause: Homelessness
Who: Family Friendly, Small Group Friendly
When: Anytime
Where: Anywhere
What: Put together a kit of essential items that can be distributed to those facing homelessness in your community. List and instructions given after sign up.

 
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FOSTER YOUTH

Become a Safe Family
Who: Adults Only
Where: LA & Orange Counties
What: Safe Families take a child into their home on a temporary basis--sometimes a weekend, sometimes months--to allow parents to be given the chance to keep their parents rights while getting back on their feet or during crisis/illness. Safe Families is a program of Olive Crest and they would love to tell you more!

Olive Crest
Who: Adults Only
When: Varies
Where: Bellflower
What: Tutor a foster youth, provide childcare at Olive Crest LA's Bellflower Office, Staff family resource Center

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TRANSITIONAL LIVING

Donate Food to Giving Children Hope
Who: Family Friendly, Connection Group Friendly
When: Flexible
Where: Buena Park
What: Donate food for those experiencing hunger in our community. Giving Children Hope is a local nonprofit that helps alleviate poverty in our community.

Teach a Life Skills Class
Who: Varies (typically adults only)
When: Varies
Where: Orange County
What: Grab your small group and teach a life skills class to parents and kids or foster youth living in transitional housing, covering topics such as: budgeting, meal prep, job hunting, resume building, etc.

 
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EDUCATION/MENTORSHIP

Mentor or Support Young & Vulnerable Parents at Fristers
Who: Connection Group Friendly
When: Varies
Where: Anaheim, La Habra, Santa Ana
What: Fristers gathers young moms and dads to teach life skills, parenting, and offer support...all much needed for those young adults bravely choosing to parent. At the same time their children are cared for and given a preschool-like education. Provide and serve a hot dinner (homecooked or store-bought) for one of their classes, help with childcare, or volunteers to do one-on-one coaching with a mom or dad.