Skip to content
JRlogo_page-0001 (1)

About Us

who we are

At it’s core, the Julieta and Rita Foundation is a family endeavor. Founded by two siblings Lynda and Joshua, the foundation was named after their grandmothers- two incredibly strong women who in their own humble way demonstrated that communities are made; that they are not bound by familial ties, and that they can be created anywhere.

what we believe

Our mission is to reframe mental illness and its treatment as a social issue, rather than relying solely on medical models. we will utilize prevention framework of care that assist those in need of social services such as housing, and food.

Our efforts are targeted around local population in California, Escuintla Guatemala


Community Food Bank

Food justice is an important part of community justice. We take donations from local businesses and use them to fight hunger. Help us connect with donors and with people in need.

Community Connections

Our community is full of people who want to help. We work to help the people providing services with the people who need them. Come connect with people in new ways.