Your financial support is essential to us. While we receive grants for the program portion of our operation (food, motel vouchers, rental assistance, camperships), we rely on donations for staffing our programs, insurance, building maintenance and all other operating costs. Donations can be made on line or by sending checks to our mailing address:
Friends In Deed
P.O. Box 41125
Pasadena, CA 91114
Your volunteer help is essential to us. Volunteers run the Pantry, The Women’s Room, assist with the Stay Healthy program and provide meals for the Bad Weather Shelter. Volunteers maintain our building, work in our garden and raise funds for us. We need you!
Special Volunteer Needs
Drivers: to pick up food from the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank once a month (Fridays). Two cars or one van or truck is sufficient. Pick up food from local grocery stores. Call or email our Pantry Director at email@example.com or (626) 797-6072.
Stockers: to stock food, unload deliveries, assist clients in the pantry.
Email Christina at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (626) 797-6072.
A list of foods needed for the pantry is found in the Pantry section of this website.
Lunch providers: We need groups to provide a healthy lunch for The Women’s Room once a month. Hot soup, drinks, vegetables, dessert for 20. For details and to sign up, email Tara at email@example.com
Groups: Help at the Bad Weather Shelter during the winter season by setting up cots, preparing and serving meals for the homeless. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Hot meal providers: We need groups to provide a healthy breakfast or lunch for The Women’s Room once a month. For details and to sign up, email Tara at email@example.com
$2,500 for carpet in activity room.
$2,500 for new insulated and well installed windows on the second floor to save on heating and air conditioning costs.
Many thanks to Vahe Shirikjian and friends who purchased a new display fridge for our pantry!