51%: Our Reality
51%: Our Reality is a traveling virtual reality exhibit—free and open to the public—based on the real perspectives, experiences and trials of women in LA, who make up 51% of our city’s population.
Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles
ActivateLA will mobilize Angelenos to volunteer and create long-lasting change.
With the leadership of LA's Mayor and building upon a recent increase in local activism, ActivateLA will turn energy into action by connecting Angelenos to volunteer opportunities that create change.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Venice (BGCV)
ANGELENOS: Bridging Generations Connecting Values (BGCV)
BGCV enables all people to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens Bridging Generations Connecting Values.
LA Commons, a project of Community Partners
A Recipe for a Great City: Home Cooking
Leveraging the power of food and culture, we will entice millennials to engage in planning affordable housing in LA and activate them to run in the 2019 and 2021 Neighborhood Council elections.
Back to Basics: Transforming How Angelenos Connect
Using service and play to humanize, connect, and empower Angelenos from all walks of life.
Los Angeles Master Chorale
Big Sing LA
Big Sing LA is a free multi-generational event that invites everyone regardless of ability or background to come together to learn new songs and sing familiar ones at selected parks in Los Angeles.
CicLAvia: "When LA Listens" captures and tells the stories of the people and places that is LA.
LA is a place we love - our people, our neighborhoods, and our experiences connect us. CicLAvia: "When LA Listens" captures and tells the stories of the people and places that is LA.
Child360 (formerly Los Angeles Universal Preschool)
Community: Where strong families are made
Through hands-on workshops and trainings, Child360 will empower parents and community members to advocate on behalf of their families to realize the changes they want to see in their community.
Good Shine Studio
Connect for LA Chinatown - WAPOW Community Media Project
In a changing Chinatown, WAPOW is a community service project connecting a multigenerational, multicultural team of volunteers to create, organize and share local media, events and programs.
Connecting Angelenos to the Coalitions Shaping a Fair, Vibrant, and Sustainable Los Angeles
LA Forward connects Angelenos with the organizers, policy experts, and coalitions based in disadvantaged communities in order to build a movement for a just, democratic, and sustainable Los Angeles.
Center for Council, a project of Community Partners
Connection through Council
To amplify the impact of the LA2050 Activation Challenge and foster deeper compassion amongst Angelenos, Center for Council will train ten of the finalist organizations in the practice of Council.
Raise A Child, Inc.
Connect to RaiseAChild: Engaging Angelenos to improve outcomes for foster kids.
RaiseAChild will conduct state-of-the-art outreach campaigns and utilize best business practice technology to find loving homes for children languishing in LA’s foster care system.
Connect to Soil and People
We’re challenging the people of Los Angeles to connect, to people and place, to the soil and each other. #SupportSoilLA #soilandpeople #compost
Coro Southern California
Coro Southern California’s Neighborhood Leaders Program: Cultivating Leaders to Empower Communities
Coro’s Neighborhood Leaders Program (NLP) trains emerging leaders from South LA in civic leadership and public affairs, preparing them to enact meaningful change within their communities.
Connect to Compete, Inc (EveryoneOn)
EveryoneOn Digital Equity Champions Initiative: Bringing Angelenos Online
EveryoneOn will seek to identify, recruit and train community stakeholders in LA County with established touchpoints with residents to support access and enrollment to low-cost high speed internet.
Tides Center dba Children's Action Network
Fostering a better future for LA youth by expanding a successful foster family recruitment campaign.
A non-profit coalition united on behalf of foster youth to increase participation in foster parenting, mentoring and educational opportunities.
Gracias Music Foundation
Gracias Music Foundation: Cultivating and empowering musicians that give back to the community
We Believe Having A Dream And Never Giving Up Will Eventually Create Tomorrow's Music.
Homeboy and LA Voice: Organizing formerly incarcerated Angelenos to vote
Activate 100,000 Angelenos in civic engagement, increasing voter participation and supporting community organizing among formerly incarcerated and formerly gang-involved men and women.
City Year Los Angeles
Imagine. Recruit. Transform. Inspire.
City Year Los Angeles connects Angelenos across the city to beautify school campuses, making them more welcoming, vibrant places for students to learn.
Intersections: The power of our common stories.
It all begins with sharing stories. Imagine LA and L.A. Works are joining to empower 150,000+ Angelenos to share their own life experiences to help alleviate homelessness in our city.
Justice LA | Dignity and Power Now
Justice LA, along with FreeAmerica, are working to radically transform LA County's justice system.
Through public art exhibits, community town hall meetings and voter registration activations, we will connect and empower Los Angeles residents to build safer neighborhoods and end mass incarceration.
Kitchen Table App
Kitchen Table App brings people together over a shared love of good food and great company.
Kitchen Table App is a community building platform that brings people from all walks of life and every corner of Los Angeles together over a shared love of good food and great company.
Larchmont Charter School
Larchmont Social Justice Alliance allows youth to speak up for social justice with a literary voice.
Larchmont Social Justice Alliance allows youth to speak up for social justice through our poetry slam competition, Larchmont Charter School's literary magazine, and a firestorm of social media.
LawMaker.io: A Collaboration Between Angelenos and LA Elected Officials to Solve Homelessness in LA
LawMaker.io is launching a public, yearlong project for Angelenos & elected officials to collaboratively discuss solutions for homelessness & build grassroots political support for tangible change.
University of Southern California
Leveraging Neighborhood Data to Activate Local Change
Neighborhood Data for Social Change empowers civic actors to learn about trends, challenges, and opportunities facing LA County neighborhoods through maps, charts, data analysis, and storytelling.
LOLA: Demystifying local politics for young, busy residents in LA
LA politics is dry, boring, and confusing AF, but it doesn’t have to be. LOLA empowers young residents by explaining local issues and elections in a concise, nonpartisan way.
We Are the Mighty
Los Angeles Veterans Orientation (LAVO)
The Los Angeles Veterans Orienation welcomes veterans to our community and provides a friendly and fun introduction to the benefits veterans need to become successful Angelinos.
Made in LA: Show us your LA and your vision for the future
Made in LA highlights LA’s diversity by selecting 50 short films by LA residents to be featured in an online interactive map and at the LA Film Festival.
Making LA the Best Place to Connect Angelenos to Support a Strong Start for Niñitos
Children Now will support thousands of Angelenos to voice their support for quality care and education for LA’s babies.
Investing in Place
More than Minivans: the Female Future of Transportation
Our activation will combine new data and new voices from women to influence policy and investments for a transportation system that serves and strengthens our entire region.
New online deliberative survey app engages disillusioned neighborhoods in civil discourse that brings their most important concerns to their Neighborhood & City councils, and their CA and US reps.
Promesa Boyle Heights at Proyecto Pastoral
Neighbor to neighbor: Empower Boyle Heights residents to help each other access wellness resources.
Improve health outcomes and social connectedness in Boyle Heights by empowering residents to conduct community outreach and education, so that their fellow neighbors can access wellness resources.
Youth Policy Institute
Nuestros Murales Unidos
Through Nuestros Murales Unidos, communities in Central LA will come together to design public art spaces that reflect the communities themselves and serve as a space for gathering and collaboration.
REGIONAL.LA: Delivering Community Engagement to Los Angeles County
REGIONAL.LA is a civic engagement tool that allows residents to find and connect with their civic community according to local geography: cities, neighborhoods, and service areas.
Los Angeles LGBT Center
Resistance Squad: Amplifying the Power of Angelenos to Affect National Change
The Los Angeles LGBT Center will advance our mobilization and resistance squad to include 200 more members actively fighting against policy attacks that harm the well-being of people in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy-Fair Workweek
Retail Workers “R” LA
The project will enable LA’s 150,000 retail workers to connect with each other across LA’s vast size, learn their rights, register to vote, and become effective, civically engaged advocates.
Geffen Academy at UCLA
RideLA. Rewarding Impact and Driving Engagement on LA’s Metro via a Blockchain based Mobile App.
The RideLA app will incentivize use of public transportation by offering a Blockchain based game system through which riders earn credits to exchange for goods and services across LA.
Multicultural Communities for Mobility, a project of Community Partners
Root down! Rise up!
“Root down! Rise up!” uses popular education and arts activation to build community resilience towards a future where there is no loss of life from traffic collisions, state violence, or displacement.
Shower Power: Rekindling Dignity & Unlocking Opportunity for our Houseless Neighbors
Angelenos, you can bring mobile showers to our unhoused neighbors and help them rekindle dignity, restore hope and unlock the opportunity that comes with being clean.
Stella's Socks - Shelter for Your Feet
Every year we deliver socks to over 100k homeless and homeless youth in Los Angeles and we organize a 'Sock Sesh' every month to inspire other kids and youth in the community to give back.
LA River Public Art Project (c/o ERW Design)
The Art Barge: a traveling, interactive archive of art and culture precedents along the LA River.
An interactive history of the art that has flourished along the LA River, the Art Barge will travel to River parks and cultural centers to activate communities along the LA River and beyond.
City Impact Lab, powered by Stratiscope
“The BlockMobile”: Creating Connections Block by Block
Activating hyperlocal leaders, the BlockMobile travels block by block in LA’s high-density neighborhoods to draw neighbors to the street to connect socially and tackle local community issues.
The Burg, LLC
The Burg: LA's Community Platform
The Burg is the community's platform, a digital public square that funnels local news and local representatives directly to the verified voters (and nonvoters) of Los Angeles.
Citizens Of Culture
The View From Here: Conversations About The Most Important Issues Of Our Time
The View From Here is a conversational event "symposium" that gives credence to diverse voices to spur civic engagement and media literacy around society's most polarizing issues.
United Parents and Students
United Parents and Students: Developing Cultures of Civic Engagement Across Los Angeles
United Parents and Students will activate 100,000 people across South LA, East LA, Compton, and Inglewood to raise their voices regarding community concerns and demand a rebalance of political power.
Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk
Voting Solutions for All People: Engaging Voters Through a Mock Election
As LA County prepares to revolutionize the voting experience, voters will participate in a countywide mock election to interact with new voting technologies and get excited about future elections.
Walk With Sally
Walk With Sally - Bringing the cancer community together to heal the next generation
Walk With Sally aims to engage the cancer community and community at large throughout the city to ensure that no child walks alone in the face of a loved one's cancer.
Welcome, Neighbor: Making LA the most welcoming place in America
"Welcome, Neighbor" is a campaign to activate Angelenos across the city through their Neighborhood Councils to welcome and support their newest neighbors, refugee families resettling in Los Angeles.
Data Roads Foundation
[email protected] Networks
Give people* burdened with various forms of unpaid home, child, and elderly care a chance at local infrastructure network operator-ownership -- for better educational and remote work online access.
Women Lead L.A.: Activating Women to Collaborate, Lead, and Make Positive Change
VoteRunLead will train 10,000 women to lead LA's communities by 2020, increasing civic participation and propelling at least 50 women to run for office--resulting in responsive, inclusive governance.
Write the Future of LA: 100,000 Stories to Connect Volunteers
By sharing student writing with 100,000 Angelenos, Los Angeles will connect as 826LA volunteers or supporters to amplify and honor the voices of young people from underserved communities.
CASA of Los Angeles
Youth to Youth: Helping Young Adults Exit Foster Care
CASA of Los Angeles is recruiting graduate-level college students to help young adults in foster care exit the system and build thriving and independent lives.
Action Civics LA, an initiative of Mikva Challenge
Youth Voice 2020
Youth Voice 2020 empowers and amplifies young voices to inspire and inform Angelenos to take action and vote.