The Reverend James Lawson Jr.

The Black Church and the Pandemic: an expression of opinions from a true embodiment of a life in service to civil rights.  Join us on Wednesday, February 16, 2022, at 11 a.m. Please click on link below scroll down to the date. https://sway.office.com/cueXEJt9MDO9DX7m?ref=Link      

Black History Month 2022

Black History Month 2022 Theme: “Black Health and Wellness” Black Health and Wellness 2022 The theme for 2022 focuses on the importance of Black Health and Wellness. This theme acknowledges the legacy of not only Black scholars and medical practitioners in Western medicine, but also other ways of knowing (e.g., birthworkers, doulas, midwives, naturopaths, herbalists,…

Black Family Sitcom Challenge

With all that we have been going through, we wanted to have a little fun on this last day of Black History Month 2021. So we’ve selected 15 sitcoms that represent the diversity of the Black family that you have to figure out based on excerpts from the theme music compilation (https://youtu.be/F73IiEzVw_s) and hints about…

Careers that Make You Dough

The Los Angeles Community College District African American Outreach Initiative presents a career mentor information session, “Careers that Make You Dough,” on Friday, February 26, 2021 from 10am to 12pm. Register at http://bit.ly/36f37NC.

SCCBAA Co-hosts, “A Time to Mentor”

The Southern California Council on Black American Affairs (SCCBAA) is co-hosting an exciting and engaging event on Saturday, February 20, 2021, at 10 am-12:30 pm. “A Time To Mentor” is for African American youth ages 12 to 25 and parents. SCCBAA is an affiliate of the Western Region Council on Black American Affairs (WRCBAA); and…

Family Reading Time: Diversity, Inclusion and Equity in Children’s Picture Books with USC Associate Provost, Dr. Camille Gear Rich

Friday, February 26, 2021 • 4:00 PM-6:30 PM Join Los Angeles Trade-Tech College Child Development professor, Dr. Rose Maina, as she facilitates an interactive discussion with Camille Gear Rich about diversity, inclusion and equity in children’s literature for your school or home library. Register in advance for this event at https://laccd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAuceuuqT4rHNcuZ3G-pPXde2jAam4Lh9OK. Dr. Rich is the…