LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Volunteers fanned out across Los Angeles Monday in an effort to offer hope and help to residents impacted by the pandemic.
The first day of the weeklong effort, called 1 Day LA, featured a South Los Angeles block party where volunteers handed out household appliances and other items. Later this week, the volunteers plan to give out couches, beds, bikes and other gifts to those in need.READ MORE: Sean Penn Refuses To Return To Set Unless Crew Fully Vaccinated
“There’s so much division in our nation, and hate is not working, and what will work is loving,” Gabe Bahlhorn said. “And I think everybody can resonate with pouring out and giving of themselves to better someone else’s condition.”READ MORE: Remains Found In Ballona Wetlands ID’d As Missing Woman Kolby Story
The week will end with a concert at SoFi Stadium featuring performances by Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper, Jaden Smith and more.MORE NEWS: Horse Airlifted To Safety After Falling Into Ravine In San Diego County's Carmel Valley
More information about the volunteer effort can be found on the 1 Day LA website.