The Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Southern California’s mission to push for change and opportunity for the Black community emulates the ideology and dreams of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Led by Pastor William D. Smart Jr, the Southern California Chapter (SCLC-SC) is just a small part of the greater and much larger mission of the organization and its purpose to push for change. Learn more about Smart and the legacy of leaders who remain empowered in this fight for Black equity!
Be The Difference 2023 International Conference, and the Fathers and Families Coalition bring some of the most influential minds together this April for their 24th annual Fathers and Families Conference. With world-renowned talent from several continents and a list of innovative workshops, get ready to be inspired by CEO Dr. James Rodriguez.
Life has a beautiful way of preserving us, restoring us, and putting us on the path that serves our highest good. Somehow, while on this path, we shed the markings that would reduce us to what we’ve been through, and we are simultaneously shaped into beloved human beings fit for service.
Many children of inner-city Los Angeles and other underprivileged communities in our Golden State will never know a life with a relationship to the sea. Even though many live a short car ride from the shores of the great Pacific Ocean: teeming with life and lessons.
Naturopathy involves using alternative medicine that is often branded as “non-invasive” and boosts self-healing. Besides promoting organic healing, such methods birth the “abundance of energy,” and henceforth the “abundance of health,” as confidently declared by Dr. Romeo Brooks.
Last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a budget trailer bill approving $5 Million in funding to the California State University at Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) to house the California Black Women’s Think Tank.
Los Angeles Urban League Honors Civil Rights Leader Reverend James Lawson at 47th Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Dinner
[Los Angeles, CA] Los Angeles Urban League (LAUL) is proud to honor legendary civil rights leader James Lawson with its Centennial Award at the highly anticipated Whitney M. Young, Jr. Gala. The theme of this year's dinner is "A Century of Service" The 47th Awards Dinner will be held on Thursday, June 30, 2022, Beverly Hilton Hotel, 9876 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA 90210.
In October, the Greater Sacramento Urban League (GSUL) received its biggest donation in the civil rights organization’s 54-year history.
For the first time in history, a Black woman, Sedalia Sanders, was honored by the League of California Cities Past Presidents Council with its 2022 Past Presidents Lifetime Achievement Award.
LOS ANGELES – Media personality, civil rights attorney and child advocate Areva Martin is delighted to announce that more than $500,000 was raised for the Special Needs Network (SNN) during a recent fundraising drive which culminated with the 14th annual Pink Pump Affair, held on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.