Volunteer Opportunites with UnitedWay LA


January 12, 13, 21, 26, 27 & February 2, 3: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Tax Preparer Trainings – sign up January 17: MLK Blvd. Community Cleanup – register January 18: Parking Attendants for South L.A. Supportive Housing Grand Opening – register January 18: Special In-House VITA Training with United Way Staff – sign up January 19: Women’s March Breakfast Rally – join us for this … Continue reading Volunteer Opportunites with UnitedWay LA

27th Annual Empowerment Congress Summit


Where will you be on Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend? Join Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and the Empowerment Congress for the 27th Annual Empowerment Congress Summit, Transforming Communities, on Saturday, January 19, 2019. Since 1992, the Empowerment Congress has worked to educate, engage, and empower individuals and communities to take control of their futures. It is … Continue reading 27th Annual Empowerment Congress Summit

Do you know where your local Farmers’ Markets Are?


Are you looking for healthier options for you and your family? Consider shopping at your local Farmers’ Markets for fresh fruits and vegetables. The list of Farmers’ Markets are produced by See LA. Market Days And Hours Atwater Village Farmers’ Market Sundays | 10am – 2pm Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Farmers’ Market Saturdays | 10am – 3pm … Continue reading Do you know where your local Farmers’ Markets Are?

Gower Street Clean Up


With the support of RSC’s Elizabeth Lagunas and Joseph Gonzales, tenants from the Gower Street Apartments took the time to clean up the neighborhood surrounding their apartment complex. The tenants made sure that the sidewalks, curbs and flower beds were free of debris. One tenant shared that he took great pride in his neighborhood and … Continue reading Gower Street Clean Up

Giving Tuesday


Giving Tuesday Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Black Friday. Cyber Monday. And, now, Giving Tuesday. Created by The United Nations Foundation in 2012,  #GivingTuesday, is a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity … Continue reading Giving Tuesday

Avalon Neighborworks Event


Avalon Apartments participated in NeighborWorks week by having a neighborhood cleanup. The event was held on June 10th and it was a complete success. Thirteen kids and twelve adults showed up to clean a three block radius of Avalon Blvd. All of the participants were enthusiastic about the clean-up, especially the children. Several cars honked … Continue reading Avalon Neighborworks Event