The event raised more than $50,000 to assist Hollywood’s homeless neighbors with basic, uncovered expenses, as they move into permanent homes. Guests in attendance included Jason Ritter (The Event, They’re with Me), Ben Lee (musician), Ione Skye (Say Anything), Aileen Getty, and special guest emcee Charles Fleischer (Who Framed Roger Rabbit).
HOLLYWOOD 4WRD (4 Walls, a Roof and a Door) is a group formed by the Hollywood business community, local government, social service providers, the non-profit sector and the faith community committed to ending homelessness in Hollywood by 2018. So far, Hollywood 4WRD has permanently housed 140 people. Learn more at www.hollywood4wrd.org.
WITHOUT A HOME follows 23-year-old LA-native Rachel Fleischer as her desire to understand her connection to LA’s homeless population takes her on an extraordinary four-year journey into the lives of six homeless individuals and families struggling to find homes, get clean and survive. Learn more at www.withoutahomefilm.com.
Without A Home screened at The Smog Shoppe in Los Angeles to help raise awareness and funds to benefit the St. Joseph Center, a wonderful organization that helps homeless men, women and children throughout Los Angeles. The screening was sponsored by LA Confidential Magazine.
The night was a huge success and many people donated and got involved.
See the photos from the night in LA Confidential Magazine here.
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