ShareFest Partners With L.A. City in Sixth Workday
By forming connections with community stakeholders, ShareFest sees the unique stories and needs in each area and will continue serving them in this annual event.
For instance, for three years, residents of Harbor Gateway have used a dirt lot at Del Amo Boulevard and Denker Avenue as a makeshift community center. After a racially-motivated gang shooting that devastated the neighborhood, residents decided to unify and start work on a community center. Last year, ShareFest participated by providing materials and volunteers for a mural. At this year’s Workday, the LAPD Harbor Division will donate a module for the center and ShareFest will provide more than
Other projects will include renovating Banning High School where more than 500 volunteers are expected to paint murals and landscape areas to beautify the school. ShareFest will also provide soap and detergent for families in need at four different laundromats in
ShareFest Community Development, Inc. is a non-profit charitable organization with the vision of creating a lasting imprint of positive change in the South Bay and Harbor areas. To donate or volunteer visit www.sharefestinc.org or call 310-626-8106.
SOURCE ShareFest Community Development