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Indigenous Pride LA

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Gabriela Leon and Teri Jay founded Indigenous Pride LA when they realized that current LGBTQ Pride festivals were not representing the experiences and identities of indigenous two spirit people. They...

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BIBAK Los Angeles

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]The organization BIBAK was first founded by university students in the Philippines in the 1950s and as immigration from the Philippines to the U.S. grew in the 1960s and 1970s,...

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Chervona Kalyna

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Chervona Kalyna is a dance ensemble keeping Ukrainian folk dance alive in Los Angeles. Founded in 2011, the ensemble operates out of the Ukrainian Culture Center in East Hollywood where...

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Mantra Siam

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Mantra Siam Dance Company was founded in 1994 by a group of professional artists from Thailand who sought to promote traditional Thai culture through a contemporary lens. Most of the...

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Ukrainian Arts Center

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Painting an Easter egg is a widely recognized tradition, yet its roots come from centuries old Pegan rituals in Ukraine. There, the decorated egg is called a “pysanka” which means...

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Regional Organization of Oaxaca (ORO)

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Organización Regional de Oaxaca (ORO) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving indigenous Oaxacan culture in California. ORO has been an important influence on the growing Oaxacan community...

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Salvadoran American Leadership and Educational Fund (SALEF)

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] The Salvadoran American Leadership and Educational Fund (SALEF) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote the rights of minority populations in Los Angeles and the greater United States,...

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Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA)

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Heart of Los Angeles (HoLA) is a nonprofit organization that provides underserved youth with enrichment programs in academics, arts, and athletics. With a four-building campus in the Rampart District of...

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Justice by Uniting in Creative Energy (J.U.i.C.E.)

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Justice by Uniting in Creative Energy (J.U.i.C.E.) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating unity between the diverse neighborhoods of Los Angeles through hip hop. Since 2001, JUiCE has hosted...

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YESSS & Daniel Morales

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="128px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_animation="none" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] History [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Daniel Morales is the founder of YESSS, Youth Empowered through Scholastic Sport and Services. Morales was born in Guatemala and came to the Los Angeles area 20 years ago. He...

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