FRONTLINES TO HEADLINES: News about Liberty Hill grantees!!
These bright young students are voluntarily dedicating their break to the four-week Summer Institute offered by Pacoima Beautiful, a 16 year-old community-based organization that is one of the anchor organizations behind the innovative “Clean Up, Green Up” environmental justice campaign that Liberty Hill has long supported.
Sorrow. Pain. Dismay. Discouragement. Anger. That describes the tone of conversations in our office this week about the not guilty verdict in the murder trial of George Zimmerman. The trial illustrates the depths of racial tensions in America and how profoundly they affect us all.
A monthly round-up of news stories about Liberty Hill Foundation grantee organizations.
Angelenos share histories and political memories in video interviews shot and compiled by Julie Thompson and Brogan De Paor, creators of the Los Angeles Activist Video Archive and longtime Liberty Hill supporters.
iberty Hill Foundation’s Board of Directors has named Shane Murphy Goldsmith as the next President and CEO of the Foundation.
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.
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.
Liberty Hill and its grantees received press attention, including coverage of May Day marches and immigration reform news.