Entries by Shalanda Mays

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Women’s History Month

Did You Know? In 1978, a school district in Sonoma, California, organized a Women’s History Week as a way to teach children about some of the important women who made an impact on the world. These students and teachers had no idea their presentations of essays, poster boards, and a parade of school children would […]

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College Alumni Needed

Are you a College Alumni? If so, we need your help! Join an upcoming college campus tour and help mentor some of our amazing youth! All Peoples FamilySource College Corner staff has released our 2020 Campus Tour Schedule. College Advisors expose students and parents to college life by taking trips to local university campuses. During […]

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Real Solutions and Service to South LA

Councilmember Price’s New 9th office, in partnership with the Housing + Community Investment Department (HCIDLA), the Housing Rights Center (HRC) and All Peoples Community Center, conducted special workshops on the Emergency Renters Relief Program. The subsidy program assists individuals and families who have received one or more rent increase notices totaling more than 8 percent […]

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Meet our Team – Michelle Ordaz

Let’s get to know Michelle Ordaz, All Peoples Community Center’s Youth Coordinator and GRYD Facilitator: Favorite Food: Anything that has shrimp Favorite Color: Hot Pink Favorite Animal: Koala Favorite Quote: “Life will knock us down, but we can choose whether or not to get back up.” How would you describe All Peoples Community Center: I […]

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March Youth of the Month

Yair Vargas is being honored as our All Peoples March Youth of the Month! “I like coming to All Peoples because I get to meet my friends and there are sports that I can join.” ~ Yair Vargas, Age 10, Grade 4 Make sure to follow Yair on our All Peoples Instagram HERE as we share […]

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2020 Board Officers

All Peoples Community Center’s Board of Directors have elected the following Board Officers for 2020: Chairperson: Seth Walworth, right   Vice Chairperson: Amanda Trefethen, right   Secretary: Christine Galligani Treasurer: Harry Steinway   Our Elected Officials have a passion for service and have been heavily involved in the South Los Angeles Community for many years. We look forward to their […]

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Kobe Bryant 1978 – 2020

“I was shocked upon hearing the news that Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were killed yesterday along with 7 other individuals in a tragic helicopter accident. Twenty years he was the face of the Lakers and inspired young and old alike around the world. Since Kobe’s retirement, we were more inspired by his commitment […]

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Free Tax Prep

All Peoples Community Center is a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Site, and we’re offering FREE Tax Preparation!* Workers may get a larger tax refund this year because of the EITC or Earned Income Tax Credit. But to get it, you must file a tax return and claim it. It’s estimated that 20% of L.A. County residents are […]