Liberty Hill Foundation
L.A.'s social justice epicenter since 1976

Recent Articles & Announcements

  • STATEMENT FROM LIBERTY HILL PRESIDENT AND CEO SHANE GOLDSMITH ON PRESIDENT TRUMP’S MILITARY BAN ON TRANSGENDER AMERICANS

    “Members of the transgender community are more likely to be victims of hate crimes and job discrimination, which are devastating repercussions of denying a group of people their human rights.

  • Newsletter - July 2017

    Joaquin Granger, graduating senior of Augustus Hawkins High School says, "I want to continue to stay involved and learn about policy and advocacy campaigns that change the material conditions of students in South L.A.

  • Water Policy Advisor to the Mayor's Sustainability Office

    Develop and implement recommendations to support Mayor Garcetti's Sustainability Office on ambitious water conservation, local water reliability and green infrastructure goals as set forth in Executive Directive #5 and the Sustainable City pLAn. Provide support to the Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) and Deputy Chief Sustainability Officer (DCSO) to drive better coordination between City agencies to meet local water and green infrastructure goals through the Mayor's Water Cabinet and Tree Committee. Provide technical and grantsmanship support, including funding from Prop 1 and other possible sources. Coordinate a bold public education campaign with City agencies and other stakeholders to reduce water use, and promote public awareness around the need for increasing local water supply and reducing imported water while supporting native landscapes and an increased tree canopy.

  • Brothers, Sons, Selves Coalition: Conversations with a Rising Leader

     When I share what we do in Brothers Sons Selves Coalition I can see hope in my friends and family. They believe that it is possible to make change because of my involvement.