Reimagining Juvenile Detention Facilities in California Can Heal Our Youth

After generations of warehousing young people in failed detention facilities more suited to punishment than rehabilitation, we now have an […]

Californians Support Transforming CA’s Approach to Youth Behavior and Accountability

By Israel Villa, Deputy Director at the California Alliance for Youth and Community Justice (CAYCJ) As a young student, school […]

L.A. County voters to decide whether to divert millions to social services and racial justice

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a measure Tuesday to let voters decide whether to boost spending on […]

California Endowment launches $225 million racial equity effort

The California Endowment has announced a ten-year, $225 million commitment in support of Black-led organizing, activism, and advocacy in California. The commitment […]

Announcing the Weingart Foundation’s F.Y. 2021 Program Plan

In August 2020, I will begin my 22nd year as the President of the Weingart Foundation—and the work has never […]

Dodgers pledge to work on social justice causes with ‘In This Together’ initiative

Clayton Kershaw and his wife, Ellen, took notes from their kitchen. Joc Pederson listened attentively from his office. Ross Stripling […]

Dodger Players Release Powerful Message, Unapologetically Supporting Black Teammates and Social Justice Organizations in Los Angeles

Players will match funds raised from “In This Together” shirts, on sale at Dodgers.com/Together LOS ANGELES – In a show of solidarity, Dodger players today released a powerful message, speaking out against racial […]

California Funders for Boys and Men of Color Awards $300,000 to 12 Organizations Focused on Educational Equity in Sacramento County and San Joaquin County

Sacramento, CA – As part of a statewide effort to reduce barriers and improve opportunities for boys and men of […]