“Love is a Warm Blanket” is an annual blanket drive for the homeless in Los Angeles and beyond during Winter months, whose mission is to warm the hearts of the homeless and spread love with donations of blankets. New and gently used (washed) blankets will be collected at drop off sites until February 2018. You can also order directly through their Amazon wishlist.
Blankets are personally handed out to the general homeless population on the streets, at distribution events in communities including Skid Row, and to homeless shelter residents including emergency Winter shelters.
You can drop off a donation at any of the following locations.
The Valley Economic Alliance
5121 Van Nuys Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, 91403
Drop Off – Monday–Friday, 8am-6pm
Note – Box on 2nd floor lobby.
The San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission
8756 Canby Ave.
Drop Off – Monday–Friday, 9am-5pm
Note: Buzz in through main gate.
2074 Pacific Coast Hwy
Drop Off – Monday–Thursday, 5am-8:30pm