In the spirit of the holidays, many think about stocking stuffers and gifts under the tree. But what is most important of all is giving back. If you’re looking for another way to give gifts this holiday season, consider supporting these organizations in Los Angeles!
For over 25,000 youth in the largest juvenile detention center in the world, InsideOUT Writers provides an outlet for creative writing. After youth are released from the detention facility, InsideOUT Writers provides support and guidance to help people transition back into the community.
By donating to insideOUT, you too can help with that transition, and help individuals to stay on track to a better life.
Heart Of Los Angeles (HOLA)
Do you want to help children excel in school with the help of academic, art, athletic and wellness programs? Then Heart Of Los Angeles (HOLA) may be the perfect organization to give back to. HOLA aims to support underserved youth with the opportunity to participate in different programs at school.
The goal is to further education and give children the extra push they need to succeed in the future. With core values such as respect, responsibility, support and positive communication, HOLA needs our help.
After all, education is the foundation of the future, providing opportunities to every type of individual, and helping shape the leaders of tomorrow.
Deaf Latinos Y Familias Organization
Deaf Latinos Y Familias Organization was founded in 2010 by Irma Sanchez. The mission of this organization is to provide Latino families who have Deaf and Hard of Hearing family members with the chance to learn about Latino traditions and history—bringing two different communities into one.
Deaf Latinos Y Familias does this by connecting families through resources and ASL opportunities.
United We Dream (UWD)
Join the largest immigrant youth driven organization and help empower undocumented individuals.
United We Dream (UWD) is a group of youth who want to create a safe space for young people, no matter what their immigration status may be. We all want to be heard, we all want a say in what happens in our future and UWD gives individuals a voice to speak on their truth.
Help The Community
There is a sea of non-profits inside and out of Los Angeles that support many different causes. These four are just a glimpse into what makes Los Angeles great!
Let us know what your favorite nonprofit organizations are in Los Angeles and help us as a community to better support your goals and aspirations for the new year.
Have a safe and Happy New Year. Here’s to 2020!