Jul 02, 2013
iberty Hill Foundation’s Board of Directors has named Shane Murphy Goldsmith as the next President and CEO of the Foundation.
Jun 28, 2013
Jun 21, 2013
On June 19, the Los Angeles City Council voted 12-0 to research, analyze and draft "Clean Up Green Up" policy recommendations for three pilot areas of the city: Pacoima, Boyle Heights, and Wilmington.
- Jun 07, 2013
We checked in on Queer Women of Color Media Arts Project's “Filmmaker Training Program,” which received a multiyear grant from Liberty Hill Foundation’s Queer Youth Fund in 2009.
Jun 04, 2013
From frontlines to headlines! Take a look at recent news of Liberty Hill grantees.
In May, there was extensive media coverage of Liberty
Hill Foundation’s work through its two Common Agenda campaigns. Below
are links to (1) an organization profile focused on our environmental
May 31, 2013
May 29, 2013
By Blanch Ross
Periodically, Liberty Hill makes recommendations of exceptionally timely philanthropic opportunities for our donor advised account holders. This time we are recommending two of our Fund for Change grant recipients, Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment and Restaurant Opportunities Center.
May 14, 2013
the Los Angeles Unified School District adopted the School Climate Bill of Rights by a vote of 5 to 2. Approval of the resolution bans “willful defiance” suspensions and directs LAUSD to enact common sense approaches to school discipline and expand programs that support all students in becoming healthy, thriving adults.
May 14, 2013
Liberty Hill is offering a Commissions Training Program to ensure that appointees to Los Angeles commissions are drawn from diverse communities and can help civic leaders make good decisions for all communities.
- May 14, 2013
(Los Angeles) Hundreds of youth, parents and community leaders will descend on LAUSD headquarters to demand the passage of the School Climate Bill of Rights—a resolution that would enact common sense approaches to school discipline and expand programs that support all students in becoming healthy, thriving adults. If passed, the landmark proposal would ban “willful defiance” suspensions from LA schools -- a first for a major school district.
May 13, 2013
This opinion piece was written in support of the proposed "School Climate Bill of Rights," the first campaign of Liberty Hill Foundation's Brothers, Sons, Selves initiative..
May 07, 2013
The Brothers, Sons, Selves initiative is involved in an important event this Friday, May 10, 2013. Here is the advisory for this event.
May 06, 2013
Liberty Hill and its grantees received press attention, including coverage of May Day marches and immigration reform news.
Apr 25, 2013
Liberty Hill's 2013 Upton Sinclair Dinner and Awards Celebration isn't quite over yet!
- Apr 22, 2013
Liberty Hill welcomes our new Chief Development Officer, Christine Dean. She sends greetings and shares some of her background by way of introduction:
- Apr 13, 2013
Apr 12, 2013
Glen Dake, a landscape architect and prominent advocate for “green agenda” issues in Los Angeles is one of Liberty Hill’s most active donor-activists.
Apr 08, 2013
On April 23, at Liberty Hill's Upton Sinclair Dinner and Awards Celebration, the 2013 Founders Award will be presented to Alison Morgan and Parke Skelton.
Apr 08, 2013
In March, Liberty Hill and its partner community members were often in the news.
Apr 03, 2013
On April 23, at the 2013 Upton Sinclair Dinner, Liberty Hill is proud to present the Upton Sinclair Award to Alex Gansa and Howard Gordon, executive producers of "Homeland."
- Mar 16, 2013
Since 1991, Jaime Zeledón has been a leader at People Organized for Westside Renewal (POWER), a Liberty Hill grantee organization that works in low income areas of West L.A. on affordable housing, education, social safety-net and other issues.
- Mar 15, 2013
How does Liberty Hill Foundation make the gala Upton Sinclair Dinner so successful? Meet Liberty Hill's marvelous Table Captains.
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- Mar 06, 2013
Liberty Hill, L.A.'s social justice foundation, presents a round-up of media coverage of its partner grantee organizations.
- Feb 28, 2013
The contemporary challenges and untapped resources facing the African American community launched a spirited lunchtime conversation at Liberty Hill's Uplifting Change Summit this year. USC Professor Ange-Marie Hancock moderated a panel featuring artist Mattie McFadden-Lawson, entertainment lawyer Virgil Roberts and actor Jesse Williams.
- Feb 15, 2013
Liberty Hill’s fourth Uplifting Change Summit takes place Thursday February 28th.
- Feb 13, 2013
Liberty Hill Foundation shared dozens of photos of its grantees in action-- marches, demonstrations, press conferences, viewing parties educational forums and more.
- Feb 08, 2013
Liberty Hill grantee organizations make news.
- Jan 25, 2013
Liberty Hill Foundation announces its 2013 Leaders to Watch.
- Jan 20, 2013
From Liberty Hill's departing Deputy Director, Donor Services:
Dear Liberty Hill Family,
- Jan 15, 2013
Byline: Barbara Osborn
- Jan 10, 2013
News fromt he media about community groups funded by Liberty Hill Foundation.
- Dec 30, 2012
Kesa Kivel developed this curriculum for middle school, girls, a video "Never Give Up! Ama's Journey to Freedom on the Underground Railroad."
- Dec 15, 2012
- Dec 08, 2012
- Dec 02, 2012
There's been some heavy lifting done by volunteers and interns at Liberty Hill lately.
- Nov 29, 2012
Over the next couple of months, the Supreme Court will be hearing oral arguments on Prop 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act, and ultimately, ruling on both cases. Here are our top-tier news sources on the story.
- Nov 21, 2012
- Nov 17, 2012
Where do women’s rights fit into the Liberty Hill picture? Everywhere!
- Nov 13, 2012
"The important message for young queer people,” says Isaias Guzman, a freshman in political science at UC Berkeley, “Is that they have the ability to make it better right now at their own schools."