Sidewalk Repair Training Graduation Last week, Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez hosted a graduation ceremony for the young adults who completed the Council District 7 Sidewalk Repair Program. The Councilwoman launched and funded this program in partnership with us this February. Through this program we provided eight young adults between the ages of 18–26 from the San … Read more

Did you see us on the news? ABC7 was in attendance at our 2024 Annual Luncheon and interviewed our Senior Director of Conservation Programs, Alex Lopez. Click the video above to watch. Meet Corps Alum Alejandro Tapia You may remember Alejandro from our 2024 Annual Luncheon. He came to our Northeast LA site about a … Read more

One of our most treasured Luncheon traditions is hearing from Corpsmembers, past and present, about their experiences at the Corps. At this year’s Luncheon, we will hear from two extraordinary young adults who have experienced firsthand the transformative power of the programs, trainings, and opportunities we provide. Read their stories below! Corpsmember Alumni Teresa Rogel … Read more

🌳We recently gathered for a press conference and tree planting at Compton Creek Natural Park with California ReLeaf for #ArborWeek! 🌳 Compton Mayor Emma Sharif, Senator Steven Bradford, CAL Fire’s Henry Herrera, City Plants’ Carlos Campero, U.S. Forest Service’s Dr. Rachel Smith, Southern California Edison’s Dave Ford, Blue Shield of California’s Baylis Beard, LA Conservation Corps … Read more

We are excited to announce the release of our Annual Gratitude Report! Hear from our CEO and Board Chair, learn more about our projects that are transforming Los Angeles into a cleaner and greener city for all of us, meet a current Corpsmember and a Corps Alum whose futures have been shaped by the opportunities … Read more

As 2023 comes to a close, we’re taking a moment to reflect on the incredible impact of the Corps and looking ahead to 2024. This year, we set the goal to showcase every aspect of our work, from the innovative projects that protect our environment to the transformative opportunities that alter our Corpsmembers’ futures. Let’s … Read more

Click the video above to learn more about our Food Rescue and Compost programs that are helping to put an end to food waste in Los Angeles. Food waste isn’t good for anyone, especially when we know there are families in need, and food scraps that go to the landfill create harmful greenhouse gases. We’re … Read more

We are excited to introduce you to two extraordinary individuals at the Corps whose stories demonstrate the transformative power of the Corps experience: our current Corpsmember, Devaughn, and our Crew Supervisor and Corps alum, Dulce Ruiz. Please take a moment to hear their inspiring journeys by clicking on the videos below. Meet Our Corpsmember Devaughn … Read more

Tomorrow, the LA Conservation Corps will host a free fair and press conference at LA State Historic Park, 1315 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012. The purpose is to educate Angelenos and Southern Californians on proper recycling practices for the benefit of the environment. Guests are encouraged to bring their e-waste, beverage containers, and … Read more

Each year, we’re fortunate to offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to a select group of our Corpsmembers: an 8-day Women in Wilderness Backpacking trip in the Eastern Sierras. This journey provides a safe space for the incredible women of the LA Conservation Corps to enjoy nature alongside a passionate group of young women in conservation. Our … Read more