New Challenge Ministries is Council District 15's 2021 Good Food Champion!

We host six major events and various fundraisers throughout the year. Sign up for upcoming events and learn about our past events here!

Upcoming events

Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway 2022

Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway 2022

Upcoming

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2022
1:00pm - 3:00pm
18801 Crenshaw Place, Torrance, CA 90504

Join us for our 2022 Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway where we’ll be handing out turkeys and food to our community!

Previous events

Back To School 2022

Back To School 2022

Past

At the 2022 Back to School event, we gave away backpacks full of school supplies to the kids in our community.

Black Tie Extravaganza 2022

Black Tie Extravaganza 2022

Past

Our guest speaker for our 5th Annual Charity Event was Sheriff Alex Villanueva, Los Angeles County Sheriff!

Our sponsors this year included:

Tumanjan Family
Bo and Sheri Nikolakopulos
Jeanne Tumanjan
Aram Saatchian
Torrance Police Officers Association
Pinkberry
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Golden State Water Company
Kaji and Associates

Easter Basket Giveaway

Easter Basket Giveaway

Past

Join us this Easter for face painting, games and fun activities. We will also be handing out baskets to the first 150 children signed up. To sign up please stop by the food bank in person to add your name to the list.

Veteran And Active Military Appreciation Event

Veteran And Active Military Appreciation Event

Past

This February 12 we’ll be celebrating our active military and veterans at the Lomita Kiwanis club. To sign up for this event, please click the below button or call (310) 320 4171.

Toy Giveaway 2021

Past

This Christmas we handed out over 300 toys to deserving kids in our community, we even gave chickens to each of the 100 families that were signed up to receive gifts. Any donations to help us cover this cost would be greatly appreciated!

Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway 2021

Past

This Thanksgiving we handed out over 700 meals to those in need, we reserved our turkeys early this year so any donations to help us cover this cost would be greatly appreciated!

Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

Past

For the first time ever, we handed out candy and small toys to 75 children as we celebrated the Harvest Festival.

Back To School 2021

Past

This year New Challenge Ministries has over 400 backpacks ready for the start of the new school year! Backpacks will be available after the event as well so please get in touch if you are in need!

Black Tie Extravaganza 2021

Past

Join us for a night of fun! Dinner, presentation, dancing and a silent auction. Sponsorships available with recognition in program and during presentation.

Easter Basket Giveaway 2021

Past

This Easter, New Challenge Ministries handed out over 500 baskets to kids and families in the local community! This was an incredibly fun event for all the family, thanks goes to all who have helped make this event possible!

Christmas Toy Drive 2020

Past

This Christmas, we’ve handed out 400 toys to local kids in need. Each child received 3 toys during this event, which was conducted as a drive-thru event in light of Covid-19. As such we sadly were not able to have face painting or Santa present this year but nonetheless we’re proud to have helped so many kids have a brighter Christmas.

Thanksgiving Handout 2020

Past

This Thanksgiving, we handed out 400 meals to the local community. Served by the local community and military personnel, this event was a staggering feat that worked like a well-oiled machine! It’s testament to the skill and dedication of our team to serve those in need. Thank you to all who volunteered on this big day!