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Dolores Huerta Square honors longtime activist

BOYLE HEIGHTS — Civil rights activist and labor union leader Dolores Huerta had her name enshrined at the intersection of East First Street and Chicago Street June 22 during a dedication ceremony by the city of Los Angeles. Huerta, 89, led programs to assist low-income and working families through the Stockton Community Service Organization in Read More…

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Program offers girls a chance to compete, stay fit

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles fitness program provides young girls with the opportunity to participate in sports and recreation services while improving their mental health. After a lawsuit claiming that girls in Los Angeles did not have equal access to athletic and recreational services was filed in 1999, the Raise the Bar program Read More…

Community Local News Mayor Eric Garcetti News West Edition

CYFC offers innovative services to foster care youth

LOS ANGELES — The Children Youth and Family Collaborative (CYFC) is an innovative and nationally recognized service provider for foster youth that establishes partnerships with school districts and youth-centered organizations with the purpose of ensuring foster youth graduate from high school and have the opportunity to pursue a college education. Founded in 1993 with just Read More…