The Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable will hold its third celebration of accomplishment award tribute on Saturday October 10. The celebration will be held in conjunction with the birthday tribute to Earl Ofari Hutchinson. The roundtable will present its founder's award to honor Hutchinson for his long history of political and civil rights activism, and philanthropy. The theme of the tribute will be "Save Our At Risk Youth."
Here is partial list of the more than 110 organizations and individuals that received grants and financial awards from t he LA Urban Policy Roundtable since 2011. The celebration of accomplishment tribute will pay homage to that spirit of grassroots community organization activism and support. 2016 promises even more.
Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles
Community Services Unlimited
Southern California Cease Fire Coalition
The Neighborhood Youth Achievers
Project Cry No More
Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Academy
The Young Visionaries Youth Leadership Academy
RUACH Christian Community Fellowship
Global Wellness Project
Prayer & Squares Ministry
Park Hills Youth Scholarship Fund
Eso Won Books
Rodger F. Clayton Foundation
Centro Latino for Literacy
Korean American Historical Society (KAHS)
Youth ‘N Motion Academy, Inc.
The Citizens Coalition for a Safe Community
Mollys Mutts and Meows
The Children’s Dental Center of Greater Los Angeles for Sight
Friendship House Association of American Indians, Inc. of San Francisco
Save Africa’s Children
The Los Angeles Youth Orchestra
The Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles
Pathways to Your Future in Los Angeles
Healthy Communities of Brownsville
Casa of Cameron & Willacy Counties in Brownsville, Texas.
Fight Against Obesity Foundation
The CASA Women’s Shelter in Pine Bluff, Ark.
The Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley in McAllen, Texas.
Special Needs Network.
Cadre; Redefining Parenting in South L.A.,
The Drew League Foundation
The Institute for Black Parenting, Inc.
Helping Hands Clinic (Morristown, Tn.)
Cease Inc. (Morristown, Tn.)
West Los Angeles College Language Arts Dept. (Los Angeles)
Dorsey High School Computer Tech Dept. (Los Angeles)
10 Awards Women’s Leadership Project, Gardena High School (Gardena, Ca.)
Community Wellness (Cumberland, Md.))
Interfaith Community Pantry (Cumberland, Md.
Newtown United (Newtown, Ct.)
Newtown Youth & Family Services (Newtown, Ct.)
Afro-American Chamber Music Society Orchestra (Inglewood, Ca.)
Every Woman Works (Atlanta, Ga.)
The Literacy Center (Harlingen, Tx.)
PJC Foundation (Fontana, Ca.)
Children’s Hunger Fund (Pacoima, Ca.)
Youth Speak Coalition (Pacoima, Ca.)
Los Angeles Community High School (Watts, Ca.)
Dorsey High School Physical Education Dept. (Los Angeles)