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Help us Raise 100k by New Years Eve!

At South Central LAMP, compassion drives us to look beyond ourselves and step into the shoes of the families we serve. Our greatest examples are the Sisters who started it all, over 20 years ago. When they canvassed the neighborhood, they saw people not problems. A defining moment in South... Read MoreRead more

Beautifying Day: Thank you All!

To all our wonderful SC LAMP volunteers and supporters, thank you for donating your time and resources towards making South Central LAMP a more beautiful and friendly environment for the families we serve! Monetary Donations, Gardening Supplies, and helping hands, helped create a new landscape for our front yard. We... Read MoreRead more

South Central LAMP Receives The Father George Mader Award

On Saturday, November 12, 2016, South Central LAMP was given The Father George Mader Award by the The Catholic Volunteer Network and was recognized for outstanding  leadership in promoting the value of faith based volunteer service. When accepting the award, our Executive Director Diana Z. Pinto expressed her gratitude and... Read MoreRead more

Thank you for all the treats!

We are thrilled with the outstanding turnout we had this year for our Trick or Treat for Books drive and we want to thank all of our generous donors for taking the time to purchase books for our families!Read more

Camp LAMP Gives Back

Every year South Central LAMP provides a family summer program that focuses on bringing memorable experiences that many would not necessarily have access to in South Los Angeles. This year our theme was Camp LAMP Gives Back. Families participated in on-site activities and field trips that stimulate learning, creativity, and fun!... Read MoreRead more

The Latest News from South Central LAMP

On May 20 we honored Sister Mary Genino, RSHM, as the 2015 SC LAMP Person of the Year for her service in education and social service, to her order of Catholic sisters and, in particular, as a mentor and founder of SC LAMP. After the 1992 Los Angeles civil disturbances,... Read MoreRead more