Montana Avenue Food Drive, September 24-27, Montana Avenue between 6th and 17th Streets, 310.395.5558.
This is an easy way to contribute to a worthy charity, the Westside Food Bank. When shopping at any store in the designated area of Montana, make a $10 donation and receive a 15% discount on purchases. The Westside Food Bank is a non-profit corporation founded twenty seven years ago, which provides food to social service agencies on the Westside of Los Angeles County.
Mozambique, September 24, 7-9pm, Writers Boot Camp, Bergamot Station, venice-arts.org.
Alcides Soares, a Mozambican teenager, was orphaned by Africa’s AIDS epidemic. His search for family became the inspiration for his short film, which has received nominations and awards from many film festivals and organizations. A reception with refreshments will follow the screening,presented by Venice Arts.