FOCUS - Feeding the Homeless
FOCUS San Diego is a local chapter of “Fellowship of Orthodox Christians United to Serve” North America. Volunteers from all of the Orthodox parishes in San Diego county work together through FOCUS at God's Extended Hand to help provide meals for the hungry. God's Extended Hand has been providing food and shelter to people in downtown San Diego since 1924 and is located at 1625 Island Ave., San Diego, CA 92101. Teenagers and young adults from all parishes are asked to volunteer. elp is needed with preparing and cooking the food from 3:00-6:00pm and serving the food and cleaning up from 6:20-7:00pm. Please stop by for any amount of time you can serve.
Quotes from 2 volunteers
“I love knowing I am helping the young children whose parents are in a difficult time with a warm, nutritious and delicious meal.” Nancy Belko.
“For me it is service to others and a feeling of giving to others by taking the time to show those we are serving are my equals.” David Moreno
Sts. Constantine and Helen FOCUS Coordinator