From Despair to Activist: The Challenges Facing LGBT Youth

by Anonymous (not verified) on April 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.

Rendezvous at the White House

by Anonymous (not verified) on March 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.

Training to Survive

by Anonymous (not verified) on March 08, 2012

Training at leadership development programs like Liberty Hill’s Wally Marks Leadership Institute is not a luxury―it's a necessity.

Liberty Hill Grantee Groups Testify at Select Committee Hearing Friday

by Anonymous (not verified) on March 01, 2012

Liberty Hill Foundation grantee groups will be among the grassroots community organizations whose members testify at a hearing before the California Assembly’s Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color.

Introducing Liberty Hill's 2012 Leaders to Watch

by Anonymous (not verified) on January 19, 2012

Who’s changing L.A. in 2012? Drawing on Liberty Hill's 35 years of experience investing in leaders at the frontlines of change, each year we identify five exceptional local leaders fighting for social justice from the grassroots up.
These are L.A.’s unsung heroes, the men and women doing the brave, unheralded, often thankless day-to-day work of making change, not charity. Liberty Hill’s 2012 Leaders are community organizers, donor-activists, student leaders and mentors for the nation’s next generation of changemakers. Meet them!

2011 Leader Watch: Ari Gutierrez and Eddie Martinez Reflect

by Anonymous (not verified) on January 05, 2012

Reflections from Ari Gutierrez and Eddie Martinez of Latino Equality Alliance, 2011 Liberty Hill "Leaders to Watch."

2011 Leaders Year-End Report

by Anonymous (not verified) on January 03, 2012

Here are reflections from Liberty Hill's 2011 “Leaders to Watch.”

A Thank-You For More Than Money

by Anonymous (not verified) on December 23, 2011

Liberty Hill received the following thank-you note in from Milton Davis, of the Jordan/Rustin Coalition just after Milton had traveled with other members of the Liberty Hill community to the White House.

Leadership Institute Wins Praise for Capacity-Building Work

by Anonymous (not verified) on November 18, 2011

The Leadership Institute was formally evaluated for the 2009-2010 period by Harder+Company in a just-published report commissioned by our foundation funders The California Wellness Foundation and The Weingart Foundation.

Transforming Leaders

by Anonymous (not verified) on November 02, 2011

I'm pleased to report on the recently-concluded second year of the Wally Marks Leadership Institute for Change, Liberty Hill’s signature capacity-building program for grantee organizations that complements our grantmaking.