Lighthouse World Charities Thrift Store 1727 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA90403 Lighthouse World Charities Thrift Store raises funds for the African medical missions operated by the Lighthouse Church…More of Santa Monica on 20th Street. The church's mission teams travel to Africa at least twice a year, providing thousands of villagers with basic medical needs that are otherwise unavailable to them. This shop is mostly filled with clothing for men and women, including designer brands. Clothes are organized by type, with a particularly large selection of jeans. Furniture sets and various housewares, including tableware, vases, art, glass and bric-a-brac, can also be found here. Donations are always accepted.
Zouk 1311 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA90403 Zouk is a home furnishings store. It sells a selection of rugs, furniture, pillows, art, candles, bath items, pottery…More and other small gifts. Three percent of all sales made will be given to a charity of the customer's choice.
Hostelling International 1434 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA90401 Hostelling International is the federation of over 90 national youth hostel associations in more than 80 countries. This…More organization provides over 4,000 hostels worldwide. This parent organization has nonprofit/charity status although not all member organisations hold the same status. Popular destinations include Milan, Venice, Brussels, Geneva, Nice and Buenos Aires. Traveling as a member of Hostel International offers several reductions in travel services, including concessions on entertainment, retail outlets and cultural centres.
Stitching Is An Art 3316 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA90405 Stitching Is An Art is a non-profit knitting, crocheting, and quilting organization that sends handmade items that…More include clothing, blankets, and and other handmade items to premature babies all across the nation. This organization is also a senior center and gathering post for community minded Santa Monica residents who want to help. The organization asks that if you are able, please donate to the organization. Your generous donation helps to cover the cost of mailing the clothing to the hospitals and charities they help throughout the United States.
Echoes of Hope 1750 14th St, Santa Monica, CA90404 Echoes of Hope was created in 1990 by Stacia and Luc Robitaille to help at-risk kids in the foster care system. The…More mission is to "inspire and empower motivated youth through compassion, integrity, advocacy and individual holistic support." Support is expressed through textbooks, housing, educational guidance, wellness and health services, transportation assistance and advocacy. You can visit the Web site for more information and ways to contribute to this charity.
If you thought the Salvation Army was simply a chain of thrift stores, you haven't seen this large space off of 4th…More street and the many things that are done there. In addition to the outreach and mission work the SA is known for, the institution also has a choir, a huge amount of youth programs, a rehab center, summer and after-school camps and family services.
Begun in 1865 in England as The Christian Mission, the SA has two clear objectives: to help those in need of food and shelter and to accept all people into their ministries regardless of age, gender, race or creed. This location follows those objectives, with numerous charities being run out of it. The Southern California chapter of the Salvation Army has been around for 60 years.