Lead Story West Edition

New mural gives Inglewood artists overdue recognition

By Dennis J. Freeman Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD —Aug. 3 was a special day for the Exceptional Children’s Foundation’s Art Centers (ECF). Artists with developmental disabilities who make use of the ECF Center got to take part in the unveiling of a larger-than-life mural that pays tribute to them. The mural, created by Inglewood artist Aise 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…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

D’Artagnan Scorza, founder and director of the Social Justice Learning Institute, has been appointed to the UCLA Alumni Association Board of Directors. Since 1934, the association’s goal has ben to enrich the lives of alumni and offer ways to engage in UCLA’s future. Scorza is an alumnus of the African American Board Leadership Institute. He Read More…