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L.A. Works and United Way team up to expand corporate and community volunteerism

Submitted by L.A. Works Glassell Park-based L.A. Works, Los Angeles’ premier volunteer center for community and corporate service, and United Way of Greater Los Angeles (UWGLA), announced a partnership to expand and promote corporate volunteerism throughout Los Angeles County. Under the new initiative, L.A. Works will leverage its extensive experience in creating large-scale corporate and community volunteer events to develop ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Eagle Rock resident to serve on Latina History Day planning committee

Submitted by Sempra Utilities Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE), a leading nonprofit statewide Latina leadership and advocacy organization, today announced that Denise Campos, a longtime resident of Eagle Rock and Highland Park, will serve on the planning committee for one of the largest Latina conferences in California, the 22nd Latina History Day Conference set for March 8 at the ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Echo Park-based adoption agency to hold orientation Feb. 16

Submitted by Southern California: Holy Family Service Did you know that Echo Park is home to the oldest, non-denominational adoption agency in Southern California: Holy Family Services, Adoption & Foster. Full service adoption services for birth, adoptive and foster care parents. Next Orientation is Saturday, February 16, 2013. 9am-11am. 840 Echo Park Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90026. www.holyfamilyservices.org Call for information ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Free Tax-Form Prep at Cal State L.A.

Submitted by Cal State L.A. Beginning on Saturday, Jan. 26, the Cal State L.A. VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program will offer free income-tax preparation services to low- to moderate-income individuals ($50,000 or less) who need help preparing and filing tax returns. Language assistance in Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Armenian and Russian will be available. VITA services, offered through the Internal ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Gymnasium For The Mind classes at Carlin G. Smith Center

Submitted by Gymnasium For the Mind Gymnasium For The Mind’s games and brain-training techniques make it fun to sharpen the mind. Gymnasium For The Mind is conducting free one-hour workshops every Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m. at the Carlin G. Smith Recreation Center on Mount Washington. Gymnasium For The Mind’s program of games and exercises is designed to stimulate the ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: 2013 Arroyo Seco Workshop seeking applicants

Submitted by Carmela Gomes Scheduled for two Saturdays, February 9 and 23, 2013, The River Runs Through It: Charles Lummis and the Culture of the Arroyo Seco registration is open.  This hands on interactive workshop includes the participation of Wilderness Way Magazine, the Arroyo Seco Foundation, the Audubon Center at Debs Park, the Tongva/Gabrielino and Fernandino Tribes, the Historical Society ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Free Community Emergency Response Team Training in Silver Lake

Please join us for a Free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT ) Training in Silver Lake WHEN: 7 consecutive Thursdays – Jan 10, 17, 24, 21 and Feb 7, 14, 21 from 6:30 – 9:30pm WHERE: Micheltorena Elementary School, 1511 Micheltorena St, LA, CA PRESENTED BY: The Los Angeles Fire Department SPONSORED BY: The Silver Lake Neighborhood Council and Micheltorena ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Echo Park Mommy and Me Group forming

Submitted by Tempany D. Echo Park mom looking to form a Mommy and Me Group for new Eastside Moms!  Meet at Fix Coffee one morning or afternoon a week and discuss all things baby.  Email Tempany at [email protected] for more info and to sign up.  Bulletin Board is a place where Eastsider readers can post announcements, milestones & messages. Send ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Showcase Your Art!

Submitted by Taza Cafe Taza Cafe of Echo Park is looking for local artists who are interested in showcasing their works of art in the cafe display window. We plan to feature a new artist every month. We look forward to promoting the arts and local artists in Echo Park.  Contact: [email protected] Read More »

Bulletin Board: Central City Action Committee holds Christmas Rummage sale

Submitted by Central City Action Committee Central City Action Committee  youth are on winter school break but are on the job raising funds  for various Christmas activities.  This week’s Christmas Rummage sale in Angeleno Heights will  benefit Central City youth.  The sale will take place on Monday, December 17 through Thursday, Dec. 20 between   11 am to 5:30 p.m. ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Donations needed for Cold Weather Clothing Drive

Recycled Resources, a 501 (c) (3) public charity, is holding a cold weather clothing drive for the homeless on Sunday December 16 from 12PM – 4PM. Drop-off Location: Eagle Rock City Hall 2035 Colorado Blvd., Los Angeles 90041. All donations are tax deductible and go directly into the hands of those in need. We work to improve the lives of ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Echo Park council seeks board members to fill empty seat

Submitted by Tad Yenawine, CIO GEPENC Click on the links below to view and download the eligibility forms for running for the open seat for District Three of the Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council. If you wish to run for the open seat, please fill out and submit the forms as soon as possible.  Submissions may be made directly ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: The Eastsider is looking for an ad sales rep

TheEastsiderLA.com, one of the city’s largest neighborhood  websites,  is looking for an experienced Sales Representative to sell local online advertising. With an award-winning mix of original and curated content, The Eastsider  has built a loyal and growing audience of readers who are deeply interested in  their neighborhoods in the east and northeast sections of the City of Los Angeles. The ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Gobble Gobble Give seeking volunteers for Thanksgiving

Submitted by Gobble Gobble Give On Thursday, November 22nd, Gobble Gobble Give, an organization dedicated to feeding the homeless, will host its 14thannual Thanksgiving meal deliveries. The Thanksgiving deliveries will provide needy families with food for the holidays. Gobble Gobble Give is looking for volunteers on every level who donate food, money, money and/or clothing this upcoming Thanksgiving day by ... Read More »