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Adrine and Ernest: A Love Story of Giving Back

Adrine and Ernest: A Love Story of Giving Back

In a world where celebrations often revolve around gift registries and lavish parties, Adrine and Ernest chose a different path to mark their special day. Instead of traditional wedding gifts, they decided to channel their love into something truly meaningful: supporting their community through the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank.

Their decision was not only heartwarming but also impactful. By hosting a fundraiser in lieu of a wedding registry, they exemplified the spirit of generosity and empathy, showing how a personal celebration can transform into an opportunity to make a difference.

“We have been blessed with so much in our lifetime, and we are thankful for never having experienced hunger. As we prepare to begin a new life together, we want to extend our blessings by supporting our neighbors in Southern California who experience hunger every day,” they shared.

Their story is a testament to the power of giving back and the profound impact it can have on the lives of others. Adrine and Ernest’s selfless act serves as an inspiration for all of us to consider how we can use our own milestones and special occasions to uplift those in need.

Peer-to-peer fundraisers, like the one hosted by Adrine and Ernest, play a vital role in supporting the mission of the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. These grassroots efforts not only raise crucial funds but also raise awareness about food insecurity in our community.

You, too can follow in their footsteps and create your own fundraiser to support the LA Regional Food Bank. Whether it’s a birthday, wedding, or another special occasion, you have the opportunity to make a difference.

Here’s how you can get started:

  1. Host a Fundraiser: Personalize your fundraiser to reflect your story and your passion for helping others. Whether you’re honoring a loved one or celebrating a milestone, let your generosity shine through.
  2. Spread the Word: Use your networks and social media platforms to share your fundraiser with friends, family, and colleagues. Every contribution, no matter the amount, makes a significant impact.
  3. Give the Gift of Impact: Instead of traditional gifts, encourage your loved ones to contribute to your fundraiser. Your celebration can become a source of joy for many in need.

Join us in the fight against hunger by signing up for a Team #WeFeedLA fundraiser today. Together, we can make a meaningful difference in the lives of our neighbors and build a stronger, more resilient community for all.

Get Involved

We invite you to join us to combat hunger and support food-insecure communities. Your contributions, whether through volunteering or donations, can make a real difference in the lives of those struggling with food insecurity. Together, #WeFeedLA.

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