Love ought to show itself in deeds over and above words. ~St Ignatius de Loyola
Let us be reminded to see Jesus in each of the homeless people we serve.
Dear LOL families and friends,
Hi everybody, we are only 3 weeks away from our events. We need more volunteers, specially drivers for Dec 8 URGENTLY. Please invite your families and friends to serve the poor. Please let me know if you are volunteering for the Dec 7, 8 or 14 events. For those who sent their donations, money and in kind, THANK YOU!
We look forward to seeing you. Serving the Lord through our less fortunate brethren is an awesome experience, please encourage your families and friends to join us.
Please share this blog to your families and friends. Here is the link to our blog: https://laborofloveproject.wordpress.com
2018 Christmas Feed the Homeless Events Schedule of Events:
Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 2:30pm: Preparation of care bags at this address: 809 S. Gaybar Ave., West Covina CA 91790
Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 7am: Final Preparation and Distribution in Downtown LA
Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 6:00pm: Dinner at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Covina. 344 Workman St, Covina, CA 91723
We will be serving for a total of 1,180 people and these are our menus for these events:
***Dinner at Sacred Heart Catholic Church (180 people): Rotisserie Chicken with rice pilaf and vegetables, dinner rolls, dessert, coffee and tea
***Downtown LA (1000): fried chicken, potato wedges, bottled water, fruit, honey buns, energy bars, chips and cookies.
Our roll-over funds from Easter was $3,343.60. As always, thank you Linda and Patti for planning and budgeting the meals that we lovingly prepare.
In order for us to have the resources and ability to continue with our mission for both Easter and Christmas, your participation is greatly desired. Please contact me if you wish to participate in any way with our mission.
For those who want to donate in kinds, here is the list of items that you can donate 2 weeks before the events. Kindly deliver to my home address.
1000 bottles of water
1000 energy bars
1000 pastries/honey buns
200 plates; 200 dessert plates; 200 forks; 200 knifes; napkins
200 cups for the coffee and water
Here is my contact information:
809 S. Gaybar Ave
West Covina, CA 91790
Tel # 626-252-8044/ 626-384-1816
Once again, I pray and urge you to join our 2018 Feed the Homeless Christmas Events. Spread the word that LOL cares! Please forward this email to your families and friends who would be interested in feeding the homeless this Christmas season.
If you have any ideas or suggestion/s, please share. Remember, SHARING IS CARING!!!! Hope to hear from you soon.
Thank you for your generosity.
Tony and Shirley