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Category: Everyday Heroes

NEEF Spotlight: Multicultural and Bilingual NPLD Event Young Soccer Players Care for Home Fields

NEEF (National Environmental Education Foundation) writes: Anahuak Soccer Players On September 30, youth soccer players from Northeast Los Angeles will give back to the park they spend so much time enjoying when The City Project joins Anahuak Youth Sports Association […]

Pride We are all immigrants and dreamers The City Project @ 18 Guatemala NuMu LACMA PST LA/LA #DACA

Artist Stefan Benchoam and Tomás García, LACMA Assistant Vice President, celebrate the arrival of NuMu for PST LA/LA at the reception “A Universal History of Infamy.” NuMu is the Guatemala contemporary art museum. The NuMu display honors composer Joaquín Orellana, featuring […]

Richard Larson Civil Rights Hero and Friend

Daily Journal August 4, 2017 MTA victory celebration civil rights attorneys Bill Lann Lee, Constance L. Rice, Robert García, Richard Larson 1997 […]

Protect Native American Values & National Monuments Robert Bracamontes Black Crow #DefendOurMonuments #MonumentsforAll #BearsEars

Dear Secretaries Zinke and Ross: We support national monuments with distinct historic and cultural value to Native Americans, and oppose review by this administration under Executive Order 13792 and related actions. The U.S. Department of the Interior has identified 27 […]

Congressional Testimony The City Project #DefendOurMonuments #Next100Coalition #GreenLatinos #BearsEars

An attack on any monument is an attack on all monuments. This administration is undermining the Antiquities Act, national monuments, and ultimately the rule of law and democratic governance. Support national monuments and the Act. Support the San  Gabriels National […]

#DefendOurMonuments #Next100 #GreenLatinos @next100cltn @Potus @SecretaryZinke

#DefendOurMonuments #Next100 @next100cltn @Potus Secretary Ryan Zinke Monumental Mistake: Executive Order on National Monuments NRDems Forum Canon House Office Building 340 June 8 3 PM Robert García The City Project, Next 100, GreenLatinos, SGMF; Jim Avramis Next 100 & Friends […]

NRPA National Academies Reducing Health Disparities and Promoting Health Equity #PromoteHealthEquity

Click here to see all of the recommendations and key findings, or to download a copy of the complete report or comic. This column is available online or as an eZine and in the hard copy edition of National Recreation […]

Raul Macías and Anahuak Youth Sports Association LA State Historic Park Oral History #LASHP

Q. I want to get back to the park itself. Obviously there were different proposals for things that might be done with the land. The school, the Buddhist temple, a park, various things at different points. I would just be […]

Juanita Tate Concerned Citizens South Central LA LA State Historic Park Oral History #LASHP

Here’s another bit of the Cornfield story. Juanita Tate from Concerned Citizens of South Central Los Angeles fought with us from the beginning for L.A. State Historic Park. She was the head of Concerned Citizens of Southcentral Los Angeles, one […]

Gangs Watts Peace Truce Bloods Crips Parks & Recreation Riots & Rebellion

“Parks & Recreation. Los Angeles parks shall receive a complete face-lift, and develop activities and programs in the parks throughout the night. Stages, pools, and courts shall be reconstructed and resurfaced, and the city shall provide highly visible security 24 […]