Entries by Shalanda Mays

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Meet our Team – Luz Elena Nunez

Let’s get to know Luz Nunez, All Peoples Community Center’s FSC Supervising Case Manager: Favorite Food: Chiles Rellenos Favorite Color: Blue & Grey Favorite Sports Team: Los Angeles Dodgers Favorite Animal: Dogs Favorite Quote: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever […]

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Real Solutions and Service to South LA

FamilySource Center Data Intake Specialist Michelle Watson shares a note illustrating the self-determination of FSC Client Deja Snowden. Meet Deja Snowden. Ms. Snowden, FSC participant since March 2019, originally came into All Peoples seeking emergency food. During Ms. Snowden’s intake, she brought her 2 month old son who is the motivation behind all her success. […]

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August Youth of the Month

Ruben Campos is being honored as our All Peoples August Youth of the Month! “This is my 2nd year coming to summer camp, and I love it because I get to make new friends.” ~ Ruben Campos, Age 8, Grade 3 What do you want to be when you grow up? “When I grow up […]

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Small Business Entrepreneurship

June 26, 2019 kicked off our South LA Small Business Entrepreneurship Program! The 5-week workshop series will be held now through July 26th meeting twice per week. Topics include: Small business ecosystem, Funding opportunities and capital options, Steps for business plan development, Pitch your idea to funders for possible start-up funds, Business owners & immigration […]

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Did You Know?

In the beginning All Peoples established youth clubs. It was an opportunity for team building, leadership development, and explore beyond the neighborhood. One of the clubs is the Monarchs. The Monarchs leader is James Thomas. James grew up in the neighborhood and he and family attended the Center programs. James was a youth worker during college and eventually went […]

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Meet our Team – Reyna Murio-Varela

Let’s get to know Reyna Murio, All Peoples Community Center’s FSC Data Intake Specialist: Favorite Food: Seafood Soup (Chili on the side) Favorite Color: Navy Blue Favorite Quote:“Dear optimist, pessimist, and realist, while you guys were arguing about the glass of water, I drank it. Sincerely, the opportunist.” How would you describe All Peoples Community […]

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Annual Health, Resource and Book Fair

The All Peoples 22nd Annual Health, Resource and Book Fair was held on Saturday, June 1, 2019. Community members were able to receive free vision exams, mammograms, oral health presentations, glucose and blood pressure screenings, free reading glasses to children under 18 with vision deficiencies, pedestrian and bicycle safety presentations, dental screenings and Scholastic 2 […]

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Real Solutions and Service to South LA

Meet Ms. Polanco. Chantal Polanco is a 17 year old youth who was referred to All Peoples Community Center by Coalition for Responsible Community Development (CRCD). Ms. Polanco along with her siblings and mother, Sandra Mandujano, joined All Peoples in March of 2019. She met with YouthSource Case Manager, Adrian Rios, and Los Angeles Unified […]

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July Youth of the Month

Kevin Hernandez is being honored as our All Peoples July Youth of the Month! “I like to come to All Peoples to meet new friends and because it is fun. I really like the staff because they are so nice.” ~ Kevin Hernandez, Age 10, Grade 5 What do you want to be when you […]

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RSVP Volunteers Needed

Are you 55+ and looking to make a difference in a child’s life? Join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) at All Peoples Community Center! RSVP is currently looking for individuals who are ready to make a positive impact in the life of a child. Volunteer opportunities include: Mentoring Tutoring Reading to Children Sports […]