St. Mark A.M.E. Church will hold a ‘New Year's Eve Celebration For Those Who Are Homeless' on Dec 31, at 10 p.m., at 12923 Avalon Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Michael W. Eagle. The theme is ‘Your NEW YEAR doesn't have to be like your last year!' For details, call (310) 329-3443 or visit stmarkamela.org.
Saints of Value World Ministries will hold an Open House Dinner on January 5, at 5 p.m., at 12110 East Firestone Boulevard in Norwalk. Dr. Earnestine Poole Anderson is guest speaker at the free event. For information, visit saintsofvalue.org.
Jewish Community Federation is accepting nominations for its Social Action Awards for California teens. The $36,000 awards are given annually to up to five young volunteers who demonstrate leadership and commitment to making the world a better place. To enter, complete the online nomination form at jewishfed.org/teenawards/process. The deadline is January 6.
One Faith Fellowship will host its First Saturday Fellowship on January 7, at 12:30 p.m., at the U.S. Bank Community Building, 5760 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles. The public is invited. Contact Dr. Tonya Lewis for details at (323) 481-6724 or
Crenshaw Christian Center will celebrate the 80th birthday of Apostle Frederick K.C. Price on January 8, at 10 a.m., at 7901 South Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles. Bishop Wiley Jackson from Gospel Tabernacle in Atlanta, Georgia will be the guest speaker. A cake and punch reception will be held in the Youth Activity Center immediately following the service. For information, call (323) 758-3777.
L.A. Inner City Youth Foundation will join Southern California Mentoring Network to present the 20th Annual Martin Luther King Celebration on January 15, at 6 p.m., at Redeemer M.B. Church, 163 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles. Writer/Producer Matthew Cherry and Coach Cornell J. Ward will be honored. Call (323) 294-5359 for details.