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LISC LA, the County and City of Los Angeles to Activate New Region-Wide Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund Amidst COVID-19

LISC LA has partnered with the County and City of Los Angeles along with other philanthropic partners to oversee and manage the new LA COVID-19 Regional Recovery Fund. 

From the Watts Rebellion to George Floyd, South Los Angeles Charts a New Path Toward Racial Justice

For those who grew up in South Los Angeles, the remnants of rebellion are etched in collective memory. One generation was shaped by 1965, and the next by 1992. Now we confront 2020, alongside the rest of the nation, with knowing familiarity. But this time feels different—and it is.

No more status quo: A community-led action plan for addressing structural inequity during COVID-19 recovery

For far too long, ZIP codes have had the power to shape people’s access to opportunity, upward mobility, and even how long they live. This fundamental injustice—birthed from generations of spatially distributed structural racism—has only become more apparent and devastating amid today’s public health, economic, and police violence crises.