- Nov 03, 2012
This month, Liberty Hill grantee groups worked on voter registration drives, community benefits agreements and campaigns for immigration reforms, clean drinking water, transit justice and foreclosure prevention.
- Oct 27, 2012
Why do you vote? We started asking people and it turns out the answers and more varied and complex than you might expect
- Oct 23, 2012
Korean Resource Center (KRC) is the winner of the $10,000 grant from the LIberty-Hill Good Maker challenge "Turn On the Turnout." KRC will launch the “My Parents Vote for Our Future” project, empowering Los Angeles Korean American youth to engage their parents in civic life and elections.
- Oct 20, 2012
By Joseph Edwards
Liberty Hill hosted one of its highly regarded van tours to stops along the frontlines of change in L.A.—this time to explore the frontiers of ethical dining accompanied by activists with Restaurant Opportunities Centers United L.A. (ROC-LA).
- Oct 13, 2012
Community-customized voter guides are one of the tools Liberty Hill's grantee groups bring to Get Out the Vote organizing.
- Oct 11, 2012
Here are remarks made by Vincent, Liberty Hill's Deputy Director of Common Agenda, at today's Grantmakers for Children Youth and Families Annual Conference in El Paso, where he received that groups' first-ever Emerging Leader in Philanthropy award.
- Oct 09, 2012
Liberty Hill is partnering with GOOD Magazine and The Goldhirsh Foundation to award $10,000 to the most promising L.A. area project to mobilize voters.
- Oct 05, 2012
We've posted photos of some of the many events and actions that Liberty Hill grantee members and leaders participated in during September in an album on our Facebook Page.
- Sep 25, 2012
Liberty Hill's Queer Youth Fund Announces 2012 Grants of $500,000 To Advance Safety, Self-Determination Queer Youth Fund Announces 2012 and Justice for LGBTQ Youth
- Sep 19, 2012
Liberty Hill Announces $716,500 in 2012 Fund for Change grants to community organizing social justice groups in Los Angeles.
- Sep 18, 2012
- Sep 11, 2012
Here’s a round-up of links to recent news stories about Liberty Hill grantees.
- Sep 03, 2012
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- Aug 15, 2012
An important hearing took place last week in Sacramento to emphasize the importance of returning to common sense discipline in our schools and on our streets, and insuring that our young men have the opportunity to thrive. Here is the account of Vincent Jones, Sr. Program Officer in charge of Liberty HIll's Brothers, Sons, Selves campaign on last week's trip to Sacramento with more than a dozen young L.A. leaders.
- Aug 14, 2012
I’m a youth organizing intern with Liberty Hill grantee organization InnerCity Struggle and work with members of the Roosevelt High chapter of United Students to change “zero tolerance” policies that were making school attendance and behavior problems worse, not better.
- Jul 28, 2012
- Jul 11, 2012
California is on the brink of becoming a national leader on a radical idea: keeping students in school is better for students, schools and communities.
Jun 22, 2012
Liberty Hill's Facebook photo album features snapshots of the activities of L.A. grassroots social justice groups.
Jun 12, 2012
This spring, three community groups were selected to participate in the Wally Marks Leadership Institute Research Track conducted by Liberty Hill and USC Annenberg,
Jun 09, 2012
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May 27, 2012
May 20, 2012
In a major City Hall victory, on May 15, the City Council's Planning and Land Use Management (PLUM) Committee voted in favor of the Clean Up Green Up motion.
May 16, 2012
- May 14, 2012
Manuel Pastor accepts Liberty Hill's 2012 Changemaker Award at the 30th Anniversary Upton Sinclair Awards and Dinner at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
- May 12, 2012
Wendy Chang accepts Liberty Hill's 2012 Upton Sinclair Award at the 30th Anniversary Upton Sinclair Awards and Dinner at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
- May 11, 2012
Dustin Lance Black presents Liberty Hill's 2012 Upton Sinclair Award to Paris Barclay at the 30th Anniversary Upton Sinclair Awards and Dinner at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
- May 10, 2012
Paris Barclay Accepts Upton Sinclair Award in Los Angeles.
May 09, 2012
KPAs a companion event to Liberty Hill's 30th Anniversary Upton Sinclair Awards Dinner, we're proud to announce that Liberty Hill's 2012 Online Auction goes live at p.m. tonight, Wednesday, May 9.
May 01, 2012
In April, I was one of three Liberty Hill representatives to attend the first-ever National Philanthropic Briefing on the Asian American/Pacific Islander (AAPI) Community at the White House.
Apr 26, 2012
Liberty Hill is thrilled to announce that the Council on Foundations is presenting its Distinguished Service Award to Michele Prichard, our Director, Common Agenda.
Apr 20, 2012
On May 9, at Liberty Hill's 30th Annual Upton Sinclair Awards and Dinner, one's of L.A.'s most influential social justice leaders, Wendy Chang, will receive the 2012 Upton Sinclair Award.
Apr 18, 2012
On May 9, at Liberty Hill's 30th Annual Upton Sinclair Awards and Dinner, Manuel Pastor, one's of L.A.'s most influential authors and forward-looking researchers, will receive the 2012 Wally Marks Changemaker Award.
Apr 16, 2012
On May 9, at Liberty Hill's 30th Annual Upton Sinclair Awards and Dinner, one's of television's most acclaimed and multi-talented creators, Paris Barclay, will receive the 2012 Upton Sinclair Award.
Apr 13, 2012
In honor of Earth Day, Liberty Hill is releasing its latest report, “Guide to Green: A Directory of Financial and Technical Assistance Programs for Businesses in the City of Los Angeles.”
Apr 03, 2012
Liberty Hill has put together an infographic "Being LGBT in the 21st Century" to show how profoundly bullying behavior impacts lgbt teens as well as some factors that can prevent it.
Apr 02, 2012
A year and a half ago, our Chief Development Officer Darrell Tucci, shared his own story about surmounting the challenges of being an LGBT teen. We re-post this now as we release a new infographic that dramatically illustrates the difficulties LGBT youth face and the supports that can make all the difference.
Mar 31, 2012
Liberty Hill Foundation staff members will be in Washington, DC April 2 to take part in the National Philanthropic Briefing of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.