Supporting Our Whittier Community
As we all know, these are unprecedented times. During this difficult period, we wish everyone in our Whittier Community (and beyond) good health, patience, compassion and calm.
In the spirit of community, we know there are many of you who are thinking about how you can reach out and help those who need it most. Below you will see a list of a few worthwhile organizations working diligently to support our Whittier Community.
And Please Remember...We are ALL in this TOGETHER!
The Whole Child
Make a Donation: TheWholeChild.org
The Whole Child is a 62-year-old nonprofit organization providing comprehensive services to some of the most vulnerable families in Los Angeles County and in this unprecedented time providing strength and stability to the families we serve.
Boys and Girls Clubs of Whittier
Make a Donation: bgcw.org
Offering Meal Pick up for Families
For up to date information check website and social media platform for details
HYC Helpline Youth Counseling
Make a Donation: hycinc.org
The mission of Helpline Youth Counseling (HYC) is to help build individual, family, and community health, well-being, prosperity, and equity. HYC serves clients and community members with trauma-informed, strength-based prevention, early intervention, education, and treatment services.
SPIRITT Family Services
Make a Donation: spiritt.org
Since 1972, SPIRITT Family Services has been providing a critical array of programs that advance the emotional well-being of children throughout Eastern
Los Angeles County.
Interfaith Food Center
Make a Donation: InterfaithFoodCenter.org
The Interfaith Food Center is a non-faith-based, non-profit 501(c)(3) charity organization dedicated to meeting the needs of our hungry and homeless neighbors in Whittier, La Mirada and Santa Fe Springs.
See website for operating hours
Women’s & Children’s Crisis Center Rule Charity
Make a Donation: wccshope.org
Committed to providing safety, shelter and hope to victims of domestic violence.
YMCA of Greater Whittier
Make a Donation: ymcawhittier.org
Committed to being a resource to all during times of uncertainty. Expanded childcare services during school closures. Offering meals to all children in the community. See website for locations and
Make a Donation: jovenesinc.org
Helps youth, ages 18-25, end their cycle of homelessness. Located in Boyle Heights and serve communities throughout Southeast LA County. Seeking donations of non-perishable items for the youth they serve. See website for details.
Restaurant Workers Community Foundation
Make a Donation: restaurantworkerscf.org
Restaurant Workers' Community Foundation is a 501(c)(3) registered public charity. They supply Direct Relief for restaurant workers nationally. All donations are tax deductible and you will receive an email confirmation of your donation shortly after submitting payment.
Golden Rule Charity
Make a Donation: GoldenRuleCharity.org
Helping the Hospitality Industry in Times of Need. One Individual at a time, One Community at a time. The Golden Rule Charity mission is to provide support to hospitality employees affected by unanticipated hardship. Your donation has a meaningful impact on the future of the industry.
Please Stay Informed
We recommend visiting these local and national public health websites for regularly updated news and information on coronavirus:
- CDPH.ca.gov for local updates
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- World Health Organization
Please Stay Safe & Well