Bottom line .... if Union Rescue Mission cannot raise $2.8M by the end of June it may be necessary to shut down Hope Gardens. So far they have raised about $500k.
A good initial view on some fact can be seen at - http://www.urmblog.org/2010/05/24/critical-news-regarding-hope-gardens/
A new story was done by Channel 7 news. The video can be seen here - http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news%2Flocal%2Flos_angeles&id=7459872
There are four ways YOU can help. Pick any one of them, any combination of them or all of them but please, do something - http://www.urmblog.org/critical-news/
Become a fan of the URM fan page on facebook if you are on facebook. Pass the link here to everybody on facebook you know. For each fan on the URM fan page there will be $1 donated to URM. It costs nothing and takes a few seconds. - http://www.facebook.com/#!/note.php?note_id=394626408250&id=12784656483&ref=mf
This is Hope Gardens - http://www.flickr.com/photos/urmmedia/sets/72157624003790393/show/
This is where young children will find themselves if there is NO Hope Gardens - http://www.flickr.com/photos/myles111us/sets/72157622962099627/show/