Dio’s International Missionary Church

They give away free food, personal items and clothings. Distribution of personal items and clothing varies, based on availability. All Year Round: Distribution of food is twice a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays at 4:00pm. with special distribution during Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. 323.730.1906 Sat, Dec 11 7:00…

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FAME First American Methodist Church

FAME First American Methodist ChurchBiddy Mason, a woman of  extraordinary vision, began her life as a slave in the 1800s.While still a young woman she was granted her freedom and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a successful career as a nurse and midwife. Biddy saved her money and bought and developed one…

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Saban Free Clinic

The Saban Community Clinic provides free high-quality and compassionate medical and dental care, social services and education and outreach to men, women and children in need. While services are free to the community, they will assist you in determining if you qualify for one or more of their programs.  They…

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T.H.E. (To Help Everyone) Clinic

For more than three decades, T.H.E. (To Help Everyone) Clinic, Inc. has been improving the well-being of in-need, underserved communities in Los Angeles T.H.E.Clinic provides access to high-quality healthcare and preventive education for all, regardless of ability to pay, while being mindful of the diverse cultural, social and economic…

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The Village Health Foundation

The Village Health Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization formed in 2001, by Jewel Thais-Williams. Their main mission is to provide affordable, accessible, and effective professional services in complementary medicine, including herbs and acupuncture, to the community.  They originally began as a natural healthcare clinic offering nontoxic treatments for people…

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Southern California Counseling Center

Since 1967, the SCCC has been an important resource for the community. Our sliding fee counseling and outreach services are directed to that segment of the community who otherwise would not have access to services.It is the mission of the Southern California Counseling Center to provide high-quality psychological counseling…

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A Secret Garden

A Secret GardenA visit to a local treasure reveals secrets to creating a garden that is both peaceful and energizing.Hidden on Adams Blvd. is a serene garden where one can rest and recharge in nature.  Developed by the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness (MSIA, or Peace Labyrinth, as it is more…

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Pastor Eklund on Jesus and the Poor

Pastor Eklund on Jesus and the Poor Born in a barn, in a box that livestock fed from, to an unwed mother and father, in a strange land. What does Jesus' story have to say about the poor? Pastor Brian Eklund's bio is evidence of a long and dedicated life of spiritual service and influence. He most…

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Soulful: An Interview with John Morton Spiritual Director of the Movement for Spiritual Inner Awareness

Soulful: An Interview with John Morton Spiritual Director of the Movement for Spiritual Inner AwarenessWest Adams Blvd. between Arlington and Crenshaw has been called Church Row, famous for its many places of worship. A recent edition to the fold is the Movement for Spiritual Inner Awareness.  When I called MSIA to request an interview with its Spiritual Director, John Morton, I was told he was…

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Seiju of Rinzai-ji Zen

Seiju of Rinzai-ji Zen When people consider meditation they often respond with "I need to do that but I can't sit still for 5 minutes!" or "What happens when you meditate?" Seiju is a Zen monk and the Shika, or manager, of the Rinzai-ji Zen Centerin West Adams. He has been studying and practicing in…

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