Holiday Time At My Friend’s Place

Get into the holiday spirit and provide some cheer for our youth this holiday season! Partner with us to provide gifts for 250 homeless young people ages 12-25 receiving care from My Friend’s Place and support their journey toward futures of stability and self-sufficiency. Consider contributing items from the wish list, sponsoring a holiday gift […]

Coming of Age: A Night of Spoken Word to Benefit MFP!

See full event gallery here The event raised $10,000 and was a smashing success thanks to our talented and inspiring storytellers… Laura Krafft Michael Oates Palmer* Cindy Chupack Rob Long* Prentice Penny Alexa Junge Tim Long Wendy West And special guest….DAN SAVAGE Floral arrangements provided by Joanie Berkley* of JB Floral Design *MFP Board Member […]

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Join us for…A Cause for Celebration!

Celebration. (be) Cause. Community. Tickets to this event are sold out! Please contact Alexis McLeod, Director of Development, with any questions.   Event Sponsors   David and Shirley Lara   Renvy Pittman   N. Dexter Williams & Gina Padilla Williams     Presenting Sponsors         Diana Buckhantz and the Vladimir & Araxia […]

Join us for our 4th Annual Hollywood Hike!

Get your heart working for homeless youth! On Sunday, April 28th, MFP Friends showed up to get their hearts working for a great cause! It was a beautiful hike and we raised over $300 to support the vital services MFP provides to young people in Hollywood. Special thank you to Michael Yanovich for coordinating the […]

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Noodle Bowl Fest Benefits MFP!

Check out the photo gallery here! We had a blast at Noodle Bowl Fest last held at the Viceroy Santa Monica on Sunday, February 10th! A HUGE thank you to the amazing Stacey and June for organizing such a fantastic benefit event for us. And thank you to all of the brilliant chefs for generously […]

Fun in the Sun: MFP Teams Up with Princeton’s PICS Project!

This summer, MFP has the pleasure of hosting Mariana and Nana, interns from the Princeton Internship in Civil Service Program (PICS). The program provides a valuable opportunity for students to explore potential careers in public service and the non-profit sector and  exposes them to advocacy on behalf of the community. During the ten week internship, Mariana […]

Celebrating MFP with OVO from Cirque du Soleil!

On January 27, MFP and Cirque du Soleil (CDS) shared an evening of magic and amazement with over 250 friends and supporters. The VIP Reception at Pacific Park on The Santa Monica Pier was an enormous success and highlighted our vibrant partnership with CDS. Guests enjoyed food, cocktails and entertainment prior to beholding the wonderment […]

Ovo from Cirque du Soleil

Announcing the OVO show from Cirque du Soleil, a magical evening benefiting My Friend’s Place! Purchase tickets online or call Natalie Schaffer at 323-908-0011 ext 101.

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Circus Spectacular!

On June 5th, My Friend’s Place celebrated community members making a difference in the lives of homeless youth with amazing food and drinks, wonderful guests, and astounding circus performances.  Our sincerest thanks to all of our sponsors, performers, honorees, and staff!  Check out a complete picture album here.