*BEAUTY AND CHARM: Pride and Pamper

Location: Los Angeles CA, 90026

Date: 11/5/2012 Spots Remaining: 2


What: Engage teens and their mothers through cosmetic/nail application and beauty tips.

Alegria, a program of the Salvation Army, provides health, housing and child development services to homeless families with special needs, including residents with chronic illnesses such as HIV/AIDS. The goal is to not just to help these families survive, but also to give them the resources to live dignified, hopeful lives.
Volunteer Project: From a blooming blush to a rain-inspired lip shine, cosmetics can be a fun and inspiring way to get in touch with not only your outer beauty, but also your inner beauty.

Volunteer Role & Responsibilities: L.A. Works volunteers will engage teens and their mothers in cosmetic and nail application, beauty tips and hygienic skills for a chance at emboldening their spirits, self-confidence and self-awareness. A bit of pampering, relaxing and feminine bonding can go a long way! Come be a make-up artist and beautician for the day by creating a fun salon essence!
  • No formal training in cosmetology is required.  
  • Volunteers for this project must be at least 15 years of age.
Minors: Any volunteer under the age of 18 will need to bring and have signed by a parent/guardian a Volunteer Agreement & Release for Minors. Minors under 13 years of age will also need to be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Accessibility: L.A. Works firmly believes that we strengthen the social fabric of our community by involving all in service. If you feel you need accommodations to participate in this project please email us at info@laworks.com.
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*This project is managed by L.A. Works for our nonprofit partner and is led by an L.A. Works Community Leader. L.A. Works is a nonprofit, volunteer action center that creates and implements hands-on community service projects throughout the greater Los Angeles area.

Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
  • Issue Area(s): Health & Wellness, Family Services
  • Population Served: Homeless, Low-income Communities
  • Activity Type: Caring for People,Mentoring/Youth Development
  • Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+
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