Food delivery

Feeding Youth During the Crisis

5000 INVESTMENT 100 individuals fed 9 Meal distribution services To address heightened health risks during COVID-19, Specialty Family Foundation directed $5,000 to our partner Safe Place for Youth (SPY) to help fund the distribution of packaged to-go meals among youth experiencing housing and food insecurity. Funding also helped cover the Read more…

Learning to Lead

50000 INVESTMENT OVER TWO YEARS 8 CLIENTS TRAINED TO BECOME LEADERS AND EXECUTIVES In 2019, Specialty Family Foundation continued our partnership with Homeboy Industries by investing an additional $25,000 to support a second cohort of future leaders promoted from within the organization. To date, Homeboy Industries’ leadership development program has Read more…

From Detention to Empowerment

50000 INITIAL INVESTMENT OVER TWO YEARS 1 PROJECT MANAGER POSITION CREATED 25 MILLION TOTAL PROJECT BUDGET 13 MILLION ANNUAL OPERATING BUDGET Our $50,000 investment in the Challenger Memorial Youth Center is helping fund the innovative center’s Project Manager position. The Project Manager will be focused on fundraising efforts, finding and Read more…

Filling the Freezer

50000 INVESTMENT IN 2020 1 FROZEN FOOD TRUCK PURCHASED 20000 MEALS PROVIDED WEEKLY 100 INCREASE IN MEAL CAPACITY 600 NEW CLIENTS SERVED Through our $50,000 investment, long-term partner St. Vincent Meals on Wheels(SVMOW) was able to acquire a freezer storage truck, frozen meal trays, and racks to support expanded delivery Read more…

The Power of Faith and Family

100000 PER YEAR INVESTMENT FOR THREE YEARS 204 FAMILIES REACHED 459 SERVICES ACCESSED 3 PARISH COMMUNITIES SERVICED 33 PARTNER AGENCIES INVOLVED To help expand the reach of Partners for Children South Los Angeles (PCSLA), we invested $100,000/year for three years to launch and support its Faith-Based Family and Early Childhood Read more…

Keeping Families Together

100000 INVESTED IN THE ONE ROOF PROGRAM 266 FEDERAL VOUCHERS GRANTED 4500000 IN EXPANDED STATE GRANT FUNDING Since 2019, Specialty Family Foundation has invested $100,000 in LA County’s One Roof program to advance efforts to keep families housed together, at the same time reducing the need for costly foster care. Read more…