The L.A. Community Organizing Academy (LACOA) is a program dedicated to Training generations of community organizers to work throughout Los Angeles. The program administered by Community Development Technologies Center (CDTech). Participants who are accepted into the cohort will receive college credit from the classes and all tuition for the classes will be fully paid by[…]

Vernon Central Youth Sketch Faces Of South LA

Vernon-Central youth and young adults, members of SpeakUp!, express their opinions on the current conditions of their community during this exercise. Later, they worked with muralist Raul Gonzalez of Mictlan Murals to develop a sketch for the mobile mural titled Faces of South L.A. Who We Were, Where We Are, & Where We’re Going.