Caterina’s Club

Feeding The Kids In America


Address
887 South Anaheim Boulevard Anaheim, California 92805
Phone
(657) 201-3278

Our Mission

To feed, house and educate the children of Orange County

 

Our Beginnings

It all started with Mama Caterina

In 2005, Bruno and his mother, Caterina, visited the Boys and Girls Club of Anaheim down the street from his restaurant (Anaheim White House), where his mother noticed that there was a 6-year old boy eating potato chips for dinner, because his family couldn’t afford a proper meal. Caterina insisted that Bruno make some pasta for the child. They soon realized that there were many more of these hungry ‘motel children’, so Bruno began making pasta for 72 children, 5 nights a week, giving birth to our program “Feeding the Kids in America”. Today, that event has expanded to feeding nearly 1,200 children, 5 nights a week. Frustrated that feeding the children was not enough, Bruno began a second program called “Welcome Home”, where we provide qualified families, living in the dark environment of a motel, with the necessary resources to move into the safety and stability of an apartment or condo.

 

Our Vision

To provide every child the resources, love, and encouragement they need to be healthy, safe, and educated