L.A.'s social justice epicenter since 1976

Grassroots Groups We Support

  • CLEAN Carwash Campaign's mission is to negotiate fair labor contracts for Los Angeles’s 10,000 carwash workers, with a focus on South L.A.

  • Coalition for a Safe Environment is working to improve environmental health in the Harbor area by fighting pollution caused by the port industries.

  • Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) works to protect and empower immigrant workers and their families through community organizing, civic engagement and education.

  • Communities for a Better Environment uses community organizing, litigation and scientific research to monitor City and regulatory policy, and to educate decision makers about the harmful effects oil drilling in residential communities.

  • Community Asset Development Re-Defining Education (CADRE)’s mission is to help South L.A. parents break the school-to-prison pipeline by reforming discipline policies that push young people out of school.