Tag: Big Sunday

Bountiful ways to give back during season of giving

Bountiful ways to give back during season of giving

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Climate change, homelessness, mental and physical diseases, and other societal issues pepper our newsfeeds letting us know what is wrong or chaotic in the world. But these issues also can be motivating, inspiring us to reach out to others to try to do good in small ways close to home. Then we can have some […]

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Tweens’ vintage pop-up raises funds for Children’s Hospital

Tweens’ vintage pop-up raises funds for Children’s Hospital

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Junior Ambassadors Evvie Juda, 11, and Pippa Tarses, 9, held a vintage pop-up benefiting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles last month at WO•LA studio, 7944 W. Third St. The pair collected stacks of clothes from friends and parents as part of Junior Ambassador Action Day at their school, Center for Early Education. Each item of clothing […]

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Sign ups for Month of Big Sundays to begin April 1

Sign ups for Month of Big Sundays to begin April 1

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Once again, as part of MOBS (a Month of Big Sundays), volunteer opportunities will abound every day in May. Volunteer project sign-ups will be posted at bigsunday.org beginning Mon., April 2. There will be over 100 volunteer opportunities that will impact tens of thousands of people across Los Angeles, said an organization spokesman. To volunteer, […]

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Pitch in, help out with Big Sunday all month long in May

Pitch in, help out with Big Sunday all month long in May

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Month of Big Sundays (MoBS) is off and running with charity projects for everyone, every single day in May. Started in 1999 by Hancock Park resident David Levinson and about 300 others from his synagogue, Temple Israel of Hollywood, Big Sunday has morphed from a one-day event to year-round activities, with the emphasis on […]

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Volunteer opportunities open to all at Big Sunday

Volunteer opportunities open to all at Big Sunday

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Big Sunday, an independent nonprofit organization, is gearing up to host its biggest event of the year, A Month of Big Sundays (also known as MoBS), which hosts and/or sponsors charity projects every single day of the month of May. One of the hardest things about volunteering is getting started. There are thousands of nonprofit […]

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Share joy of the season with others: Hollygrove, Big Sunday, local groups abound

Share joy of the season with others: Hollygrove, Big Sunday, local groups abound

| December 1, 2016 | 2 Comments

As the two gentlemen appealing to Mr. Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol” pointed out, this is the time of year “when want is keenly felt and abundance rejoices.” If you feel the holiday spirit move you to give from your own abundance, here are several volunteer and donation programs. Hollygrove, 815 N. El Centro Ave., […]

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