What We Do

our education & outreach events provide direct services to unhoused folks and uplift the voices of people with lived experience 

Upcoming Actions

We are in the early stages of planning our next forum featuring people with lived experiences of homelessness. If you or someone you know is interested in participating as a panelist or in the planning process, please email us!

EastValleyAllianceOrg@gmail.com

Past Events & Projects

Thursday, September 17th

 

Forum on Homelessness

WITH VIRTUAL BOOTHS LED BY

Mary Kenny of resisterhoodLA

Barbara Javitz of The North Hollywood Interfaith Food Pantry

Ken Craft of Hope of the Valley

Luis Oliart of NoHo Home Alliance

Barbara Motz of The Temple Beth Hillel Task Force

PANELISTS INCLUDED

Pamela Marshall

Case Manager, Skid Row Housing Trust & speaker with lived experience

Todd Gilman

Prosecutor, LA Deputy City Attorney

Stephanie Jaeger  

Executive Director, NoHo Home Alliance

Dan Parziale

Director of Housing Navigation, LA Family Housing

Molly Rysman

Housing & Homelessness Deputy, LA County

Michael Lens

Associate Professor of Urban Planning & Public Policy, UCLA

Ken Craft

Founder & CEO, Hope of the Valley

March 2020

 

Hygiene Kit Build #2

in partnership with ResisterhoodLA

All kits were donated to NoHo Home Alliance which provides drop-in services to people experiencing homelessness in the East Valley

March 2020

 

Inaugural Forum on Homelessness

 

BOOTHS

Mary Kenny - Executive Director, ResisterhoodLA 

Luis Oliart - Director of Advocacy, NoHo Home Alliance

Theo Henderson - Producer, We The Unhoused podcast

Barbara Javitz - North Hollywood Interfaith Food Pantry

SPEAKERS

Emily - speaker with lived experience, Corporation for Supportive Housing

Andrew Silver - Chair, Homelessness Committee of the Studio City Neighborhood Council

Alynn Gausvik - Senior Director of Engagement, LA Family Housing

Todd Gilman - Prosecutor, LA Deputy City Attorney

Leon Steynsburg - Administrator, NoHo Home Alliance

Shawn Smith - Senior Lead Officer, Studio City LAPD

September 2019

 

Bake Sale #2

to benefit NoHo Home Alliance

We raised over $2,800 for NoHo Home Alliance's drop-in services for people experiencing homelessness

January 2019

 

Bake Sale #1

to benefit NoHo Home Alliance

We raised over $2,500 which contributed to the expansion of NoHo Home Alliance's drop in center program, enabling them to add a second day of service

 October 2018

 

Boulevard Outreach Walk 

 

Volunteers split into two teams, one to distribute resource brochures to businesses on Ventura Boulevard and one to offer hygiene kits to people living along the LA river in Studio City

Image designed by Lex Roman

August 2018

 

Hygiene Kit Build #1

in partnership with ResisterhoodLA

All kits were donated to NoHo Home Alliance which provides drop-in services to people experiencing homelessness in the East Valley

February 2018

 

East Valley Resource Brochure

The first comprehensive list of services for people experiencing homelessness in the East Valley. Find the digital version here. Designed by Mary Kenny.

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