Last blog of 2013

For my last blog of 2013, here are some youtube videos of people and groups who have helped the homeless during past holiday seasons and thoughout the year.

Chef Chu and the Asian Chef Association fed 2,000 homeless and underprivileged families at Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco in 2009

St John The Wonderworker Orthodox Church in Atlanta feed the homeless in a Christmas event in 2012 for the Loaves and Fishes Food Program

“My Fellow American” project and the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding produced a video of Jews and Muslims coming together to feed the hungry and homeless people

Faizan-e-Islam Centre in Manchester, England, organised a homeless feed with The Blessed Hub on Christmas Day in 2012

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church feed the homeless in 2007

Root 267, St. Peter Catholic Church’s Youth Group, made 100 sack lunches to feed the homeless of Eugene, Oregon, in 2012

Los Angeles volunteers feed the homeless on Christmas in 2012

The Los Angeles National Low Rider Association feeding the homeless of downtown Los Angeles in 2012

Heaven My Home Baptist Church in Lakeland, FL feeding the Homeless in Christmas Eve 2012

Hope Mission feeds the homeless on Christmas 2011

The Random Altruist decided to spend money shopping for people who don’t have much at all


About angelolopez

I’ve wanted to be an artist all my life. Since I was a child I’ve drawn on any scrap of paper I could get a hold of. When I went to San Jose State University, I became more exposed to the works of the great fine artists and illustrators. My college paintings were heavily influenced by the humorous illustrations of Peter De Seve, an illustrator for the New Yorker magazine. I also fell under the spell of the great muralists of the 1930s, especially Thomas Hart Benton and Diego Rivera. I graduated with a degree in Illustration. Since my time in college, my goal has been to be a successful children’s book illustrator. I’ve illustrated 3 books: Two Moms the Zark and Me by Johnny Valentine in 1993; Night Travelers by Sue Hill in 1994; and Cherubic Children’s New Classic Story Book Volume 2 for Cherubic Press in 1998. I’ve painted murals for Lester Shields Elementary School in San Jose, the Berryessa branch of the San Jose Public Library, and Grace Community Church in Los Altos. I’ve had a few illustrations published in South Bay Accent Magazine and I will have an illustration published in the January/February issue of Tikkun magazine.
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