L.A.'s social justice epicenter since 1976

Grassroots Groups We Support

  • California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance

    CIYJA is a statewide immigrant youth-led alliance that focuses on placing immigrant youth in advocacy and policy delegations in order to ensure pro-immigrant policies go beyond legalization, and shed light on how the criminalization of immigrants varies based on identity.

  • Californians for Justice Education Fund

    California for Justice's work ensures that youth of color in the Long beach Unified School District are able to drive the resources to the porgrams, services, policies, and practices that they need the most.

  • Children's Defense Fund

    The Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) is a non-profit child advocacy organization that champions policies and programs that lift children out of poverty, protects them from abuse and neglect, and ensures their access to health care, quality education and a moral and spiritual foundation.

  • Clean Carwash Campaign

    CLEAN Carwash Initiative organizes car wash workers to work with dignity, have a voice in the industry, and be a movement for political, social and economic change.

  • Coalition for Economic Survival

    Coalition for Economic Survival aims to support organizing by empowering and educating tenants in low-income communities of color that work to preserve affordable housing and prevent displacement.

  • Coalition for Educational Justice

    Coalition for Educational Justice's work seeks to expand student organizing and to transform its organizational capacity by increasing staff and student organizers.

  • Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights

    CHIRLA's mission is to engage, empower and mobilize immigrants through organizing, leadership development, and membership base building.

  • Communities for a Better Environment

    CBE's goal is to build power in California’s communities of color and low income communities to achieve environmental health and justice by preventing and reducing pollution and building green, healthy and sustainable communities and environments.