Entries by Shalanda Mays

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Justice for George Floyd

  A Message from our Executive Director Saundra Bryant: Dear Friends of All Peoples, It is challenging to write this letter because I have so many emotions going through my head. My heart breaks for the family of George Floyd. We all watched in horror his death at the hands of one police officer. Equally […]

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Meet our Team – Ulises Alegra

Let’s get to know Ulises Alegria, All Peoples Community Center’s FamilySource College Ambassador: Favorite Food: Korean BBQ, Pupusas Favorite Color: Orange Favorite Sports Team: Dodgers Favorite Animal: Sea Turtles Favorite Quote: “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why­­­­­­­­­­­­­­.” How would you describe […]

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Mayor Garcetti Visits All Peoples

Mayor Garcetti Visits All Peoples All Peoples would like to acknowledge and thank Mayor Eric Garcetti and Hollywood talent lawyer Matt Johnson (pictured with All Peoples Executive Director Saundra Bryant) for visiting All Peoples and showing their support for the Center and its community members. “There’s a huge sense of urgency to try to mitigate […]

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Meet our Team – Belginy Molina

Let’s get to know Belginy Molina, All Peoples Community Center’s FamilySource Case Manager: Favorite Food: My mother’s Salvadoran chile rellenos Favorite Color: Pearl gray Favorite Sports Team: I don’t have one but I love to watch professional volleyball, especially during the Olympics. Favorite Animal: Black Panther Favorite Quote:“Failure is not an option.” How would you […]

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Youth Art Lessons

      Our youth staff are assisting with tutoring, and enrichment activities utilizing technology to bring youth together while staying at home. Art lessons are currently being facilitated by Teens Youth Coordinator and Art Teacher Erick “Sen” Moreno. Classes are designed for beginners who are interested in learning to draw, paint, and be creative. […]

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Remembering Tom Norwood

Dear Friends of All Peoples, We were sad to hear of the passing of Rev. Tom Norwood on Easter Sunday. Tom was the first Executive Director of All Peoples Community Center. In 1964, the church and the center separated their finances and each established separate Boards of Directors. The Community Center incorporated and called the […]

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Meet our Team – Karina Basurto

Let’s get to know Karina Basurto, All Peoples Community Center’s Dunbar Village Youth Coordinator: Favorite Food: Enchiladas Favorite Color: Blue/Turquoise Favorite Sports Team: Club America (Mexican soccer team) Favorite Animal: Panda Favorite Quote:“Nature doesn’t hurry, yet everything is accomplished.” How would you describe All Peoples Community Center: In my words, it is like home. It […]

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A message from our Executive Director

A Message from our Executive Director Saundra Bryant: Dear Friends of All Peoples, COVID-19 has taken our reality and turned it upside down. Every day and sometimes every few hours we are listening to the news, reading the internet, talking to friends and family trying to understand and prepare for changing times. In the 1965 […]

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April Youth of the Month

Arleth Santana is being honored as our All Peoples April Youth of the Month! “I like coming to All Peoples because I get to hang out with my friends, and whenever I ask for help, they help me out. I also like coming to All Peoples because I get to play volleyball which is one […]

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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 […]