African American and Latino Community Members talk change at Parent and Resident Forum

In March, African American and Latino community residents participated in a social analysis of the Vernon-Central community.  They reviewed demographic data from the United States Census to learn of the demographic transition South Los Angeles and the implications it has on the Vernon-Central community.  Results of the Primary Elections for Council District (CD) 9 were[…]

CDTech Parent Engagement Summit Series

On Saturday, December, 15 2012, CDTech hosted a Parent Summit focusing on residents in the 90011 zip code, otherwise known as Vernon/Central.  CDTech outreached to families involved with ParentLink and Youth Lead, as well as local apartment complexes and other community groups. The summit engaged residents in community dialogue around hope, transformation, and change in[…]

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.

Happy New Year! Message from CDTech President Benjamin Torres

Happy New Year! We at CDTech are looking forward to an incredible new year filled with new opportunities to collaborate with key organizations, resident leaders and other stakeholders to continue the struggle to bring economic opportunity, build leadership and strengthen the capacity of our most marginalized communities to revitalize themselves. Click Here for Complete Message!