Mission of First To Serve

To strengthen and support under-served individuals, their families and the community by providing housing, mental health and support services, in addition to skills building through education, and counseling.

First To Serve Outreach Ministries, Inc. is a Los Angeles based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving men, women and families affected by and struggling with substance abuse, domestic violence, and homelessness. For the past 15 years we have used our programs, services and resources to improve the lives of families and individuals throughout South Los Angeles, and Los Angeles County.

We are excited that you have taken the opportunity to learn more about our organization. As you explore our website we hope that our work will inspire the spirit that fills each one of our leadership team, staff, and clients every day.

We look forward to serving with you soon.

Reverend Richard Reed
Founder, Executive Director