Advancement Project Closing the Opportunity Gap

Advocates point to severe shortage of early ed care in LA County


Ed Source By Fermin Leal January 31, 2016 Read the full article. Los Angeles County faces a critical shortage of access to early childcare education that threatens to keep its neediest families in a cycle of poverty. That was the message championed by about 100 parents, educators, lawmakers and community activists who gathered at a

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Our New Political Voice Program Area


Political Voice nurtures a healthy democracy by amplifying the voices of low-income communities of color in all political processes and ensuring that government responds to those voices. Download a fact sheet here.  Political Voice’s goal is that all community members are able to genuinely participate in the making of effective public policy, in ways that

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#WeAreBetterThanThis: We Stand Against Hate


  In the wake of the San Bernardino shooting, our hearts go out to the victims and their families. However, our immediate concern is the anticipated backlash against the Muslim community, and others who may be perceived to be Muslim. We’ve signed on to a petition to challenge the rising tide of hateful rhetoric and

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