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Children & Youth Homeless & Housing
Ongoing Programs For Volunteers
Donate to the Annual Backpack and School Supply Drive! View More Information

The Toy Loan Program is hosting its annual Backpack and School Supply Drive to benefit low-income children in the community. Toy Loan serves over 2,500 children each month at over 40 locations! Acceptable donations may include (new condition only): • Backpacks • Lined Paper (college and wide rule) • Index Cards • Folders • Notebooks/ Notepads • Calculators • Pencils and Pens • Binders • Pencil Cases/Sharpeners • Art Supplies • Erasers, Glue, Rulers • Any other school items Donate via Amazon Smile or call us at (213)744-4344 to schedule a drop-off! Deadline to donate: August 11, 2022 Donate backpacks and school supplies today! If you have any questions, feel free to contact Toy Loan at (213)744-4344 or Email toyloan@dpss.lacounty.gov

Time Commitment
May 10, 2022 - August 11, 2022
Location
Toy Loan Headquarters
Training and Skills
N/A
Join LA County's Community Action Board! View More Information

The Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) is seeking motivated individuals to join the Los Angeles County Community Action Board (CAB). The CAB is a mandated advisory board under Federal law and generally oversees the implementation of the various social service poverty programs funded with the County's Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) allocation. The CAB consists of fifteen members: five (5) representatives of the public sector; five (5) representatives of the low-income sector, and five (5) representatives of the private sector. The CAB meets every third Thursday of each month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Meetings are currently held online. This is an exciting and rewarding experience. Members interact with other enthusiastic community members and represent the CAB at national and local events. Although individuals serve as volunteers, mileage and travel expenses incurred on official duty are reimbursed. Join the CAB and make a difference in your community. Please share this information with family and friends, anyone interested may contact the CAB staff at (562) 908-5838. For more information about the CAB, please visit our website at https://dpss.lacounty.gov/en/community/csbg/cab.html

Time Commitment
Specific Dates Throughout the Year
Location
12860 Crossroads Parkway South, City of Industry, CA 91746
Training and Skills
N/A