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Apr 13, 2017, 17:50 ET Easter Bunny & Volunteers Prepare 700 Easter Baskets Filled With Toys And Candy For Inner City Children As Fred Jordan Missions Celebrates Easter Saturday On Skid Row

VISUALS: Great opportunity for live feed, colorful photos and interviews with wonderful visuals of...


Dec 15, 2016, 18:38 ET Thousands Of Impoverished Children On Skid Row Receive Toys At The Fred Jordan Missions' Annual Christmas Toy Party

WHAT: Los Angeles' Largest Christmas Toy Party for Underprivileged Kids at the Fred Jordan Missions...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:30 ET More Than 4,000 Impoverished Children On Skid Row To Receive New Footwear, Apparel, School Supplies, Hair Cuts And Food At America's Largest Back-to-school Giveaway

In what has become one of the most anticipated charitable events of the year in Los Angeles, Foot Locker and Fred Jordan Missions will partner to...


Oct 01, 2015, 10:52 ET More Than 4,000 Impoverished Children On Skid Row To Receive New Footwear, Apparel, School Supplies, Hair Cuts And Food At America's Largest Back-To-School Giveaway

In what has become one of the most anticipated charitable events of the year in Los Angeles, Foot Locker and Fred Jordan Missions will partner...


Dec 20, 2014, 12:14 ET Santa & His Elves Bring 50,000 Toys To 10,000 Poor Children & Their Families On Skid Row At Fred Jordan Mission

 Santa Claus is coming to Skid Row!  Thousands of impoverished inner city boys and girls will receive not just one, not just two but up to...


Nov 27, 2014, 09:47 ET Thousands Of Poor & Homeless Celebrate A Skid Row Thanksgiving With 1 Ton Of Giant Turkey Legs Thanks To Fred Jordan Missions

 Thousands of Los Angeles' most impoverished men, women and children will celebrate Thanksgiving Dinner with thousands of caring Angelenos...


Nov 27, 2013, 12:53 ET Thousands of Poor and Homeless Celebrate Skid Row Thanksgiving With One Ton of Turkey at Fred Jordan Missions

TO: All News Assignment Editors, and Community and Lifestyle Reporters WHAT: Fred Jordan Missions' 70th Annual Traditional...


Dec 22, 2012, 09:33 ET Santa & His Elves Bring Thousands of Toys to 10,000 Poor Children & Their Families on Skid Row at Fred Jordan Mission

  Mission Commemorates the Lives of the 26 Innocent Victims in Connecticut 10,000 impoverished inner city children will receive not...


Nov 22, 2012, 09:30 ET A Skid Row Thanksgiving With Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Thousands Of Poor Children, Women And Men & Hundreds Of Caring Volunteers

 Thousands of Los Angeles' most impoverished men, women and children will celebrate Thanksgiving Dinner at the Fred Jordan Mission on Skid Row...


Oct 04, 2012, 10:21 ET Foot Locker & Fred Jordan Mission Partner Together To Provide 5,000 Impoverished Children On Skid Row With New Free Shoes, Clothes & Backpacks At America's Largest 24th Annual Back-to-School Bash - - Thursday, October 4, 2012

As part of a unique partnership with Foot Locker and other corporations as well as generous individuals, this year's 24th Annual Back-to-School...


Dec 17, 2011, 12:12 ET Thousands of Poor Children Will Receive Thousands of Christmas Toys From Santa and His Friends at the Fred Jordan Mission on Skid Row

WHAT:     Today,  Sat. Dec. 17 from 10am- 3pm - Los Angeles' Largest Christmas Toy Party for Underprivileged...


Oct 06, 2011, 10:43 ET 5,000 Underprivileged Children on Skid Row Get Free Brand New Shoes, Clothes & Backpacks at America's Largest 23rd Annual Back-to-School Free Giveaway at Fred Jordan Missions on Skid Row

It's Christmas in October for thousands of disadvantaged children and their families on Skid Row. They will receive brand new athletic shoes,...


Dec 21, 2008, 08:00 ET 10,000 Poor Girls & Boys on Skid Row Get 50,000 Brand New Toys From Santa & His Elves at the Fred Jordan Mission's 65th Annual Skid Row Christmas Toy Party With Mickey Mouse & Minnie Mouse

For the 65th year in a row, Fred Jordan Missions has invited underprivileged children and their families to come "Home" for Christmas Sunday,...


Sep 18, 2008, 01:00 ET Thousands of Impoverished Children Need New Clothes for the Fred Jordan Missions' 20th Annual Back-to-School Giveaway

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past 20 years the Fred Jordan Missions has sent more than 100,000 impoverished inner-city children...


Mar 22, 2008, 01:00 ET Fred Jordan Missions Brings Easter's Resurrection Hope to Poor Families And Children on Skid Row

LOS ANGELES, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of children will celebrate Easter with the Fred Jordan Mission at its annual Festival of Life...