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Looking for Ways to Give Back this Giving Tuesday? Here Are 27 Good Causes

There’s a lot we can do to help our communities. These local charities and philanthropic effots will welcome your time and/or your money
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L.A. Charities That Could Use Your Time and Money this This Thanksgiving

If you’re looking for ways to share your blessings this Thanksgiving, check out these local charities
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These 11 Organizations Are Working Hard to Stem the Tide of Homelessness in L.A.

Nearly 70,000 people are homeless in L.A. County. Here are some local organizations trying to change that

The Faces—and Stories—of Skid Row

For five years, street photographer Suzanne Stein has been telling the stories of the vulnerable unhoused people who call downtown L.A.'s encampments home. But is anybody listening?

Tiffany Haddish and the Man Behind the Free Comedy Camp that Saved Her Life

When she was a 15-year-old foster kid, the megawatt actress-comedian attended Jamie Masada's comedy camp at the Laugh Factory—and the rest is history

How the Laugh Factory’s Jamie Masada Became Comedy’s King of Philanthropy

The philanthropist-founder of the iconic Hollywood comedy club is the hardest working man in show business when it comes to giving back
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How L.A. Works Is Empowering Angelenos to Volunteer and Collaborate

The local non-profit is doing everything from fighting hunger among kids to creating dance parties for those with special needs

When It Comes to Giving, Super Producer Brian Grazer Isn’t Afraid to Get His Hands Dirty

The Oscar winner and philanthropist talks about laying bricks in Africa, giving local, and that famous shock of hair

In the Mood to Volunteer? Keep These 6 L.A. Charities in Mind

Sure, you could just write a check, but consider spending time assisting these inventive nonprofits that empower and improve
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Each Year, This Local Program Helps Hundreds of Foster Kids Get Glammed Up for Prom

Glamour Gowns and Suit Up offers suits, purses, makeup, and a lot of confidence