Category: Community News

Pertains directly to activities and events of the LACW community .

Join Us to Commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Four Churchwomen in El Salvador

On December 2, 1980, four U.S. churchwomen working with the poor in El Salvador – Maryknoll Sisters Maura Clarke and Ita Ford, Ursuline Sister Dorothy Kazel, and lay missioner Jean Donovan – were kidnapped, raped, and murdered by the U.S.-backed military of El Salvador. In the end, they met the same fate as thousands of …

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The October 2020 Catholic Agitator

The  October 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online. In this issue: In Search of Good News by Matt Harper “Bayanihan” In True Community by Becky McIntyre From Green Lining to Green Revolution by Maggie Miller The Good News And Art by Sarah Fuller Wisdom in the Garden by Jeff Dietrich Lamentations: An …

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Hippie Kitchen Closed Saturday, September 19

The LACW soup kitchen will be closed for all services this Saturday, September 19,  for our annual L.A. Catholic Worker Sister House retreat. We are (virtually) spending the day with our “Sister House” communities that were founded by former LACW community members. These former LACWs have created communities around the U.S.,  as well as in …

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Hippie Kitchen Resumes Serving To-Go Meals!

The LACW soup kitchen is again serving TO-GO Meals. Due to concerns of COVID-like symptoms, our kitchen was closed for the past week as our workers and volunteers were tested multiple times. We have no positive cases and are back on 6th Street and Gladys Ave. serving TO-GO Meals, passing out mail, and providing hygiene …

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HIPPIE KITCHEN CLOSED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 8

Due to concerns over COVID-19, the LACW soup kitchen will be temporarily closed until September 8. If you plan to eat or volunteer with us, please check this website for further updates. We will continue to do mail service ONLY, but will not be providing food or toiletries at this time. We are not the …

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The Hippie Kitchen is Again OPEN!

The LACW soup kitchen is again serving TO-GO Meals! Due to concerns of exposure to COVID-19, our kitchen was closed for the past two weeks as our workers and volunteers were quarantined. Everyone is healthy, and we are back on 6th Street and Gladys Ave. serving TO-GO Meals and passing out hygiene items. Volunteers are …

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August 2020 Catholic Agitator

The August 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online In this issue:  Beliefs and Values by Sarah Fuller Peace in the Garden by Anais Wild Woman, Holy Diamonds by Uzoamaka Maduka Assembly line Eucharist by Jeff Dietrich Committed to Change by Matt Harper Self-Emptying Love by Rev. Larry Holben What we Believe by …

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Join Us For Wednesday Evening Liturgy – Virtually!

Roman Catholic Womanpriest, Rev. Kathleen Bellefeuille-Rice, will be leading us in an online liturgy via Zoom. We are very fortunate to have this opportunity to come together in prayer as the LACW is quarantining from one another, all of our volunteers, friends, and greater community. Please join us Wednesday, July 15, at 5pm PDT. If …

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HIPPIE KITCHEN TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Due to concerns over COVID-19 the Hippie Kitchen will be temporarily closed until further notice. We will continue to do mail service only, but will not be providing food or toiletries at this time. Please keep the community of Skid Row in your prayers!

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June 2020 Catholic Agitator

The June 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online In this issue: COVID And Its Effect on the LACW by the LACW Community Still Serving, Pandemic or Not by Kaleb Havens Work Update at Hennacy House by Sarah Fuller Margaret Golakoff – R.I.P by Rufo Noriega Stephen Fischer – R.I.P Anointing Skid Row by Jeff Dietrich Hoping For …

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Stations of the Carceral Cross

Because gatherings have been discouraged to prevent the spread of COVID-19, this year our annual Stations of the Cross was led by one person through downtown Los Angeles and streamed on the Los Angeles Catholic Worker Facebook page.  Matt Harper created and led a Stations of the Cross centered on the imprisonment of thousands in …

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Unfortunately, We CANNOT Accept NEW Volunteers At This Time

For anyone who has previously volunteered with us, and is familiar with our kitchen, please do consider volunteering – IF you have been healthy for the past two weeks and IF you have not traveled in the past two weeks.

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