Director’s Blog

29
Sep

Sunday September 29, 2019

To our family of UCO supporters. With 215 guests (of whom 14 were new), our drop-in center was bustling yesterday.  The previous Sunday, we had 177 guests (including 17 new ones).  Thank […]

15
Sep

Sunday September 15, 2019

Our volunteer doctor and her HOPE (Homeless Outreach Promoting Empathy) students from Cal State University, Dominguez Hills were at the drop-in center yesterday.  Dr, Sophia was much appreciated by our guests […]

01
Sep

Sunday September 1, 2019

UCO’s family of supporters continues to expand.  I attribute this to a rising wave in our community that “all hands on deck” are needed to address the homelessness crisis all around […]

18
Aug

Sunday August 18, 2019

The drop-in center was hectic yesterday as we welcomed 174 guests, of whom 15 were new.  Thank you to Myron Wollin and the Temple Israel team for sponsoring their annual barbeque […]

04
Aug

Sunday August 4, 2019

The drop-in center re-opened yesterday to welcome 130 guests, of whom 15 were new (photo).  Chef Melody and her team of volunteers prepared enchiladas and salads to serve to our […]

30
Jun

Sunday June 30, 2019

It was perfect weather at our drop-in center yesterday for our 171 guests, of whom 17 were new. Over 25 volunteers were on-hand to help cook, serve and clean up, as […]

23
Jun

Sunday June 23, 2019

Thank you to long-time supporters Katiana and Kevin Luttrell who came to the drop-in center yesterday and distributed 50 bags of full-size toiletries to our guests.  Thank you also to the […]

16
Jun

Sunday June 16, 2019

Another busy day at our drop-in center – thank you to All our volunteers, including Sara Deen and members of the South Coast Interfaith Council for helping and donating backpacks […]

09
Jun

Sunday June 9, 2019

Beautiful weather at our drop-in center yesterday – we are so thankful for our group of over 20 new and regular volunteers who helped us, as it was a very […]

02
Jun

Sunday June 2, 2019

Thank you to all our volunteers who helped us yesterday – including our nursing team headed by Nurse Anne, supporters from Good Shepard Presbyterian in Los Alamitos, and Councilmember Suzie […]

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