Monday, October 24, 2016

Community Services

Echo Park agency to open one-stop social services center

The Sunset Boulevard storefront that newly painted a shade of tangerine (or is it watermelon?) marks the home of the new Echo Park FamilySource Center. The space marks an expansion by El Centro Del Pueblo, the longtime Echo Park social service agency that involved in everything ... Read More »

Northeast Trees gets youths digging with $500,000 grant

The environmental nonprofit Northeast Trees, which operates out of the River Center in Cypress Park, said a team of 30 at-risk youth will plant 1, 200 trees in areas damaged by recent wildfires thanks to a $500,000 federal economic stimulus grant that was awarded last month. ... Read More »