Facilities Rental

 
 
“God is the circle whose center is everywhere and whose circumference is nowhere”
- Empedocles  

 

Renowned architect Paul Williams’ circular design for Founder’s Church symbolizes the wholeness, unity, unending and all-inclusive power of love basic to Science of Mind teachings.

 

Dedicated January 3, 1960, and now designated as Los Angeles Historic and Cultural Landmark #727, Founder’s (Williams) imposing structure has beautifully appointed, well-equipped spaces available for rent to groups, organizations and individuals. View more pictures of the building and its facilities in Our Building gallery

 

 

THE SANCTUARY


Sanctuary Seating Chart

With seating for 1,483, Founder’s Sanctuary has a pulpit that is convertible to full stage, up-to-date lighting and sound systems, a choir loft and the largest Wurlitzer theater organ of any church in the world, this stunning space provides the perfect setting for large events including:

  • Concerts – Classical, Rock, Gospel, Jazz, Opera, Dance
  • Seminars and Conferences – 2-3 all-day sessions, single day events, (Kitchen facilities and catering available)
  • Community Events – town hall meetings, seminars and public events

 

 

HOLMES CHAPEL


Chapel Seating Chart

A striking space with 422 seats, Holmes Chapel is equipped with a piano, sound system, and is ideal for intimate gatherings such as:

  • Weddings - A center aisle and understated lighting create an aura of love for small to medium sized weddings.
  • Funerals and Memorial Services – An intimate setting for sharing memories; Hornaday Hall is immediately adjacent for repasts.
  • Meetings & Lectures - The Chapel’s special ambiance enhances any gathering, sacred or secular meetings, poetry readings, book signings, etc.

 

 

 

HORNADAY HALL

This large multi-purpose space connects directly to Founder’s fully-equipped kitchen and can be booked for events in conjunction with the chapel such as, repasts, receptions and christening parties, or it can be rented individually for luncheons, dinners, parties, classes, presentations and group meetings such as Toastmasters and Alcoholic Anonymous.

 

 

ARMOR LOUNGE

A smaller space than Hornaday Hall, Armor Lounge is available for meetings and/or classes of up to 50 persons.

 

 

Event Request Form

 

For rental, contact the Founder’s Office at 213 388-9733 ext. 101 or email us at info@founderslosangeles.org