Since 1908, St. Vincent de Paul has fed, clothed, housed and healed the needy in the greater Los Angeles area.
Koreatown group marks 20 years of feeding homeless
LOS ANGELES — A dedicated band of unsung heroes has built what homeless people say is one of the most reliable hot meal programs on Los Angeles’ Skid Row.
“It’s a tradition,” said Charles, a Latino homeless man. “You know they’re going to be here.”
Joseph K. Ahn is a lay leader of the Korean ministry at St. Basil Catholic Church in Los Angeles Koreatown, but he learned of the ministry’s little-known program only after it had been operating for 13 years.