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Phinoy’s Story Told by NBC News

One of our regulars, Josefino “Phinoy” Perez, was recently matched with housing! We weren’t the only ones who were excited about that! NBC News covered his story on Aug. 31, 2016. Phinoy had been attending the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Hollywood, where the friends he made there suggested that he check out The Center. There he found

Mayor Garcetti Visits The Center

This week The Center was paid a visit from Mayor Eric Garcetti. And, in the midst of the excitement exuded from our staff and board members, what struck me most was the attention Mr. Garcetti paid to those who make the Center what it is: the participants.

Tragedy

Last Friday, tragedy struck our Hollywood community. A man who we know well, and greatly care about, allegedly, violently, attacked a woman outside of her property.

this just in!

News – Park LaBrea News Beverly Press A new home to combat homelessness By Aaron Blevins, 1/30/2014 Motion to direct funds toward homeless center renovations The Center at Blessed Sacrament is likely to receive approximately $1.5 million to renovate its facilities in Hollywood, where the nonprofit is aiming to put an end to homelessness. Blessed Sacrament