Press Releases

Press Room

Please address media/press inquiries to:

Dannie Tillman
VP of Communications
dannie@cocosouthla.org
Tel.: (323) 430-7564
Fax: (323) 750-9640

Recent Press Releases:

Advancement Project California, USC PERE, PICO California and California CALLS launch RACECOUNTS.org

Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity Announces Inaugural Class of Fellows

“People, Power, Progress Awards” Celebrates Community Leaders & South LA Victories

HACLA Waiting List Lottery is Now Open! Community Organizations throughout LA Offering Application Assistance

Community Coalition President & CEO Alberto Retana Inducted into “2017 Frontline Soldiers Awards Wall of Fame”

Community Coalition Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

“Break The Internet For The Dream” National Virtual March

Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners Hold Historic Meeting In South LA

Settlement Reached with LAUSD to Deliver $150 Million in New Services for High Need Students

Se llega a resolución: LAUSD a entregar $150 Millones en servicios nuevos para estudiantes de altas necesidades

6th Annual Power Fest Unites South LA Community With Activism, Culture and Entertainment

Community Coalition Holds “From South LA To Charlottesville: Stand & Resist” Unity Rally

More Than $82 Million Awarded For Arts Projects Nationwide

Prominent South Los Angeles Community and Labor Leaders Call For State of Emergency 

Lawsuit Claims LAUSD Will Shortchange High Need Students Over $2 Billion

South LA Art Festival Celebrates Conductors of Modern Day Underground Railroad

Turnaround Of South LA Park Leads To Healthcare Victory

Community Coalition Board of Directors Announces Search Firm to Identify President/CEO

Russell Simmons and 500 South LA Youth Pledge to “Keep the Peace”

Major Construction Project Brings New Landmark to South LA

Aloe Blacc and Ron Finley Join South LA Residents To Fight for Food Justice

Former Liquor Store Joins Effort for Healthier South LA

Singer and Songwriter Aloe Blacc is Honored For Advocacy For Progressive Causes.

Academy Award Winning Actor Throws His Weight Behind Reforming California’s Prison System.

Academy Award Winning Actor Throws His Weight Behind Reforming California’s Prison System.

Rebuilding South LA One Music Festival At Time