The mission of The Guardians is to provide financial support for the residents and participants in community-based programs served by LAJHealth.
On May 16, 1938 a group of Angelinos gathered to form what is now known as The Guardians of LAJHealth. Started as an organization for men, it is now an active group of men and women committed to supporting the seniors cared for by the Jewish Home.
Give Back. Support One Another. Be a Guardian.
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As a member of The Guardians you will join a select group of leaders in the Los Angeles community who are passionate about giving back to the community and supporting one another. The members develop lifelong friendships, professional and business relationships and play a meaningful role in addressing the needs of our community’s seniors. As a member, you immediately become part of the heritage and tradition of The Guardians of the Los Angeles Jewish Home.
The Guardians also has two special divisions geared towards younger men and women. They are:
Young Men’s Division: The Young Men’s Division (YMD) was founded in 1994 in an effort to bring together younger men to support The Guardians and prepare for future leadership in the group and the Home. The YMD boasts numerous activities geared to the interests of members in their 20s and 30s.It also provides leadership opportunities and social programs.
Women’s Division: young at heart The Women’s Division (GWD) was founded in 2002 to bring together members of the community to socialize and network, support the efforts of The Guardians and The Home and prepare to be future leaders. The GWD holds activities geared to their interests as well as providing leadership opportunities and social activities for members of all ages. The Guardians of LAJHealth Women’s Division is a community of strong female leaders dedicated to volunteerism, philanthropy and ensuring the legacy of our Jewish future through intergenerational relationships.