LAPD & “Go Be” Welcome Home Kit Donation

January 26, 2018

WHAT: Welcome Home Kit Donation

WHEN: Saturday, January 27, 2018 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: Rampart Community Police Station 251 East 6th Street. Los Angeles, Ca 90014

WHO: Los Angeles City Mayor Eric Garcetti LAPD Commander Dominic Choi, Assistant Commanding Officer, Operations Central Bureau LAPD Commander Anne Clark, Assistant Commanding Officer, Transit Services Division LAPD Captain Jeff Nolte, Commanding Officer, Rampart Division Council District 1 Representative Lindsey & Tony Gonzales, Go Be Organizers

WHY: “Go Be” is donating approximately 200 Welcome Home Kits to the LAPD. Welcome Home Kits are designed to assist recently housed families and individuals transition from being homeless. Welcome Home Kits include pots, pans, bedding, toothbrushes, hygiene items, basic household necessities and cleaning items.

The event is in place to coordinate the reception of the 200 kits from Go Be organizers, Lindsey and Tony Gonzales, and approximately 50 -100 volunteers. Some volunteers will be assembling kits in boxes during the event time.

Trucks will be parked in the Rampart Station front parking lot to load up kits, and will be transported to Transit Services Division. Light refreshments will be provided.