Charity Spotlight

Mercy HouseMercy House is a non-profit organization founded in 1988 by Father Jerome T. Karcher. In the last 12 months, Mercy House has helped nearly 600 individuals remain in their homes, served nearly 2,000 people at access centers, aided more than 3,600 in emergency shelter programs, transitioned more than 190 people out of temporary shelters, and facilitated permanent housing for over 400. Donate directly!

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During 16 years of service, Create Now has served more than 28,000 of the neediest youth in Southern California. The organization works with vulnerable kids and young adults ages 2-25 who have been abused, neglected, abandoned, orphaned, or incarcerated. Its creative arts programs allow participants to heal and explore their unique creative self-expression and passions. Create Now also helps connect kids with available jobs, internships, scholarships, and free resources.


News Release: 08.04.12 Create Now Able to Inspire and Transform Thanks to Omidi Brothers, Michael Omidi and Julian Omidi of No More Poverty (