LAPD Officers Play the Skid Row All Stars at the 4th Annual Midnight Mission Basketball Game

December 6, 2011

Community Event and Canned Food Drive

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
4:00 p.m.- LAPD Officers serve 500 meals to homeless guests (Main Dining Hall)
6:20 Basketball game begins (Midnight Mission’s 2nd Floor Gymnasium)

Midnight Mission
601 South San Pedro Street
Los Angeles, California 90014

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck
Basketball Players from:
The Midnight Mission
The Weingart Center
The Union Rescue Mission
Gladys Park

To bring together the public, law enforcement and homeless communities in an effort to strengthen relationships and bring awareness to those in need.  In addition, a canned food drive will begin on the day of the event.  Drop off locations include:

The Midnight Mission
601 S. San Pedro Street            
Los Angeles, CA  90014

LAPD Police Administration Building
100 West First Street, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA  90012

For more information, please call Mai Lee, Director of Community and Government Affairs, The Midnight Mission at 213-624-4588 / 310-402-2874, or visit:  You may also call LAPD Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.