L.A.'s social justice epicenter since 1976

Grassroots Groups We Support

  • Pacoima Beautiful is a grassroots environmental justice organization that provides education, impacts local policy and supports local arts and culture in order to promote a healthy and sustainable San Fernando Valley.

  • Pasadena/Altadena Coalition of Transformative Leaders (PACTL)’s mission is to help members of diverse communities become active participants in their health and education through activities and services that build the capacity of youth, parents and professionals to shape social policy.

  • People Organized for Westside Renewal (POWER) supports accessible housing, worker and immigrant rights, and holding corporations accountable for contributing their fair share.

  • Physicians for Social Responsibility-Los Angeles provides technical assistance to local environmental justice groups to help them monitor and engage resident voices in the permitting process for urban oil drilling.

  • Pilipino Workers Center of Southern California is working to elevate the issues facing low income residents of L.A.’s Historic Filipinotown and Filipino workers, particularly domestic workers and caregivers.