The Los Angeles Dream Center is a faith-based non-profit organization located in Echo Park, dedicated to transforming lives and the underserved communities in the city of Los Angeles. By offering residential and outreach programs to individuals, families and communities in the areas of homelessness, hunger, poverty, addiction, domestic violence, education, and human trafficking, the Dream Center is committed to enabling immediate and long-term transformation.The Dream Center welcomes those in need into our community completely free-of-charge with the resources, training, and support they need, regardless of faith, age, gender, orientation, nationality, or any other defining factor.
Since Adopt-A- Block was established in the year 2000, more than 50,000 lives have been impacted and more than 135 blocks have been “adopted.” Through this program, the Dream Center partners with many volunteers to visit 18 under-resourced neighborhoods consistently every week to make an impact. As many as 500 volunteers serve by distributing food, hygiene items and other essentials. Practical services are also available to the community, to provide emotional, physical, mental and spiritual support. To volunteer, click here.