Chrysalis is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping economically disadvantaged and homeless individuals become self-sufficient through employment opportunities.
Chrysalis is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping economically disadvantaged and homeless individuals become self-sufficient through employment opportunities.B'tzelem Elohim/In God's Image, Homelessness, Pikuach Nefesh/Saving a Life
The Ballona Wetlands Land Trust is a eleven year old, non-profit community organization. They are dedicated to the acquisition, restoration and preservation of the entire 1087-acre Ballona Wetlands ecosystem, while ensuring that the current landowner is justly compensated. Their ultimate goal is to create a world-class wildlife refuge and public park.Ahavat HaBeriot/Love of All God's Creations, Ba'al Taschit/Do Not Waste, Environment
1736 Family Crisis Center is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the safety and fostering the long-term survival and success of runaway and homeless youth... battered women and their children... and other individuals in need.Chesed/Kindness, Education, Homelessness, Hunger/Food Insecurity, K'vod Nashim/Honoring Women, Lo Ta'amod/Do Not Stand Idly By, Violence Prevention, Women & Girls, Youth & Children
The new Eaton Canyon Nature Center was opened in November of 1998, replacing the old one which burned in the Altadena fire of October 27, 1993. Our 7,600 square-foot building contains many fascinating displays, live animals, offices, classrooms, an auditorium, restrooms, and an information desk/gift shop.Disaster Relief, Environment, Hiddur Mitzvah/Beautifying a Mitzvah
Best Buddies ® is dedicated to enhancing the lives of people with intellectual disabilities by providing opportunities for one-to-one friendships and integrated employment. Our six formal programs – Best Buddies Middle Schools, High Schools, Colleges, Citizens, e -Buddies® and Jobs – will positively impact more than 250,000 individuals this year. Middle School and High School Programs, Best Buddies Citizens matches adults individuals with adults with intellectual disabilities in one-to-one friendships.B'tzelem Elohim/In God's Image, Education, Mental Health, Special Needs, V'shinantam L'vanecha/You Shall Teach Your Children, Youth & Children
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.Health, Pikuach Nefesh/Saving a Life