This grant ensures a better quality of life and will lead to more opportunities for the residents of Jordan Downs and the surrounding community.
A huge thank you to Anthony Tiffith, founder of Top Dawg Entertainment who just paid the rent for 311 families in our public housing developments in Watts including Imperial Courts, Jordan Downs, and Nickerson Gardens where he once lived.
They say the best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago or today! We have 2 tree planting projects in #Watts to plant about 100 trees along 103rd St & Weigand Elementary. On this 50th #EarthDay, you can still be part of positive change in your community by caring for a tree. Apply for a free street tree: http://tinyurl.com/wattstree. #wattsrising
Check out Mondays with Michelle Obama where she reads a children's story. WideOpenSchool.org offers captivating resources. The Essence Entrepreneurial Summit helps your business.
Thank you to the East Side Riders Bicycle Club for their breakfast service. This week in partnership with the East Side Riders Bicycle Club, Councilmember Buscaino helped feed 750 people breakfast in Watts.
The Angeleno Card provides direct financial assistance to Angelenos facing extreme economic hardship as a direct result of the COVID-19 crisis. Apply by Thursday, April 16, 4:30pm.
This week's news includes face mask requirements, park closure for Easter, domestic violence assistance, how to volunteer from home for the census and dogs working from home.
This week we offer information about eviction moratoriums, job portals, WIC, how to make a face mask and diversions.
Our response rate is up to 26-34% as of April 3. Respond now to make sure Watts is counted and will get its fair share of representation and services!
Early Tuesday morning, the Crenshaw Christian Center in South Los Angeles opened its doors as a testing site for COVID-19. The testing process, in which those being tested will undergo a nasal swab, is expected to take around 10 minutes.