On February 20th at 9:30am, the Oscar Joel Bryant Foundation along with the South Park Community Safety Partnership and Council District 9 will be presenting, “Know Your Rights with Police Encounters”.
West Angeles Community Development Corporation has a $50K grant to assist residents within the selected CD8 zip codes: 90008 and 90043 that are having problems paying rent due to COVID-19.
PMHCC elections will be held May 25. YOU SHOULD RUN! We’re looking for a few good neighbors who are conscientious, community-minded, and passionate about our community. File by March 9.
The fund offers scholarships to South LA residents whose jobs have been lost because of COVID-19. CORE will pay for enrollment and completion of in-person or online professional certification and training program that will be in high-demand as our society adapts to a new COVID-19 reality, such as healthcare and technology.
PPE Unite will be distributing, free of charge, PPE items for small businesses (100 employees or less) throughout the County.
The Project 43 pantry is feeding 200 families a week and invites you to support their efforts.
Panelists praised Councilmember Dawson for his efforts to fight Homelessness. I spoke to several professionals who work closely with the homeless population, and they all said they were satisfied with Dawson's efforts and response to homelessness. They also shared that the homelessness delivery system is overwhelmed.
The report provides an update on regulation, legal assistance, financial grants, and licensing numbers.
We have continued to provide 120-150 families and individuals with fresh and health food at our food pantry every week. Please contact us if you are interested in learning about ways you can help.
We are seeking applications for President and Vice President. Please submit your bio and interest by November 13, 6pm to be considered at our November 14 meeting.