Celebrating 25 years of Across the Street & Around the World

What started in 1993 with the adoption of a child in Eastern Europe has grown into the Giving Children Hope that now serves thousands of children and families across the street and around the world every week. This year, we celebrate our 25th anniversary and we invite you to celebrate with us. Giving Children Hope […]

Home Sweet Home

Every week Giving Children Hope’s We’ve Got Your Back program serves over 1,000 families throughout Orange and Los Angeles counties with weekly backpacks full of food. Many of our families go “home” to motel rooms, cold garages, and shared single-family apartment units. For one WGYB family, their home was a car. For over a year, […]

Venezuela Crisis Relief

Written By: Sean Lawrence, Giving Children Hope’s Executive Director — Nothing about Giselle’s appearance gave a clue about the life-altering crisis she was facing. With her sunglasses resting on her head, a sweatshirt wrapped around her hips, and carrying an average sized backpack, she looked as if she was heading on a day trip to […]

Beds for Local Families

Helping children in our community get a better night’s sleep Sleep. It’s one of the most important factors necessary for one’s health, especially a child’s health. When I think of sleep, I think of my bed, but some children in our We’ve Got Your Back program don’t get to experience the luxury of a bed. […]