The Guadalupe Community Center, a program of Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc., has been providing quality social and community services for Canoga Park and surrounding communities. The Center is a non-profit, non-sectarian social service agency dedicated to:
Providing services to the poor and vulnerable
Promoting human dignity
Advocating for social justice and
Collaborating with diverse communities
Making Miracles Happen
Now, more than ever, Guadalupe Community Center remains committed to developing those social services and community programs that help clients build up skills, take more control over their lives, and create a more positive future for themselves and their families.
Meeting the Challenge
The families and young people in our community are facing daily challenges brought on by increasing cultural and ethnic diversity, family disintegration, deteriorating neighborhoods, gang violence, an a significant increase in the level of poverty. Guadalupe Center helps these families meet these challenges by providing them with a well-balanced variety of emergency, educational and recreational programs.
At present the center helps approximately 17,000 individuals each year with emergency food and clothing. In addition hundreds of community youngsters (along with their families) are guided toward better futures through various programs such as: English as a Second Language classes, Tutoring, Sports and Recreation, Cultural Arts classes, and the Holiday program.
Please Get Involved
Your interest in Guadalupe Community Center is appreciated. Contact the center at 818-340-2050 if you have any questions, or would like more information about the programs and about how to help as a volunteer or a donor.