Making a Difference West Edition

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Uplift Inglewood Coalition offers residents a voice

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer While economic development can bring new life to older communities, it also can bring much risk. In Inglewood’s case, news that the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers were moving into a new stadium being built in town brought the risk of residents being priced out of their homes. Knowing that Read More…

Making a Difference West Edition

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Social Justice Learning Institute reaches out to youth

INGLEWOOD — The seed for the Social Justice Learning Institute was planted years ago at Morningside High School. Having graduated from Morningside when he was a teenager, the nonprofit’s founder and executive director, D’artagnan Scorza, knew very well about the community’s issues related to its limited access to health, education and the environment. Scorza’s time Read More…