News for Community

Friday, September 21, 2018
    ONCE A REFUGE FROM A ROUGH NEIGHBORHOOD, THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF VENICE CELEBRATES 50 YEARS BY WELCOMING THE COMMUNITY IN Story By Christina Campodonico • Photos by Niall O’Brien Blink and you might miss the Boys & Girls Clubs of Venice’s brick-and-glass façade flush with Lincoln Boulevard. Though one of the tallest buildings in the immediate area, the three-story youth center has been ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest
Monday, September 17, 2018
Dear Friends,  It is our great pleasure to announce that Safe Place for Youth has been chosen as the official charitable partner of the 2018 WestEdge Design Fair!This three-day event offers the best in modern design and the opportunity to shop from premium home furnishings brands - many new to the West Coast - and meet the designers behind thousands of inspiring products. Watch this video to learn ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, September 06, 2018
Dear Friends:   This is to notify you that the LA County Department of Public Works will begin safety improvements on the Marvin Braude Bike Path on Monday, September 10, 2018.  During this time, the bike path will be closed to allow for ground markings, pavement improvements and signage to be installed.  The project is expected to last through October 20, 2018 and working hours will be ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Friday, August 24, 2018
It's officially back-to-school season in our Study Lounge program! The ability for VCH to provide year-round academic support to disadvantaged families is vital to breaking the cycle of poverty. The Study Lounge program empowers low-income, minority youth to succeed in school, transition into higher education and stable career paths, and to become leaders and positive change agents in their ...read more
Categories: Community, Education
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
  Opening Hearts, Minds and a TempleBY RYAN TOROK | PUBLISHED JUL 4, 2018 | COVER STORY  It’s Friday night and people are gathering outside the Electric Lodge, an intimate theater space near Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice before Open Temple’s monthly “Shabbat Take Me Higher” service. The scene is decidedly “Venice,” with its on-site electric vehicle charging station, Bird scooters available ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Monday, August 13, 2018
Pictured here: Past Military Academy Nomination awardees with Representative Ted LieuFor more information, visit https://lieu.house.gov/services/military-academy-nominations
Categories: Human Interest, Community