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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

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Our Luncheon was Featured on ABC7!

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

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Arbor Week Press Conference

🌳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,

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Annual Gratitude Report Released!

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

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Help Us Expand Our Impact in 2024

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

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Read the LA Corps response to COVID-19

In the Press

2019

12.5.19 – Artist Brings Awareness to Nonprofit with “Promised Land” Paintings

12.2.19 – Project Spotlight: Food Waste Prevention & Rescue

11.21.19 – Heroic Youth Leaders are Treated to an Early Thanksgiving

8.29.19 – 9/28 National Public Lands Day

8.21.19 – NBA Star Russell Westbrook Joins Initiative to Promote Job Skills For At-Risk Young Adults

8.20.19 – NBA Star Russell Westbrook Joins Initiative to Promote Job Skills For At-Risk Young Adults (PEOPLE)

7.31.19 – 2019 YES Summit!

7.29.19 – Mattress Recycling Council Announces New Alliance with Los Angeles Conservation Corps and City of Los Angeles

7.25.19 – The River Corps is Back

7.15.19 – Mattress Recycling Council Announces New Alliance with Los Angeles Conservation Corps and City of Los Angeles

7.8.19 – LA Conservation Corps Re-Launches River Corps Program in Partnership with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

7.2.19 – Project Spotlight: Baldwin Hills Trail & Storm Water Restoration Project

6.29.19 – LA Conservation Corps Spruces Up Boyle Heights Park (CBS 2 | KCAL 9)

6.29.19 – LA Conservation Corps Spruces Up Boyle Heights Park

6.23.19 – Community Aquarium Closes After 20 Years in Redondo Beach (NBC 4)

6.12.19 – From Momenta to movies and more: Reynolds senior participated in the Momenta Workshop in February 2019, taking a series of photographs for the L.A. Corps (Univ. of Nevada)

5.23.19 – Officials Seek Volunteers to Log Photos of Urban Critters Captured by L.A.-Area Wildlife Cameras (KTLA)

5.22.19 – Community improvement projects to beautify neglected streets of Westwood (Daily Bruin)

5.15.19 – NBC4 and Telemundo 52 Los Angeles Award $225,000 in ‘Project Innovation” Grants to Local Nonprofits (NBC 4)

4.26.19 – Go Green with the LA Corps

4.4.19 – ‘Smart’ Trash Cans Debut in Little Tokyo (Rafu Shimpo, LA Japanese Daily News)

3.1.19 – Corpsmembers LEAP Into Action

3.1.19 – Much to be Grateful for

3.1.19 – Bye Bye Mattress