One LA IAF

California IAF, Immigration, Housing, Sheriff McDonnell, Mayor Eric Garcetti

One LA, with Mayor, Sheriff, Takes on Housing & Immigration

Friday, July 21, 2017
Angelus

500 One LA delegates from 28 member institutions assembled to hold themselves, and elected officials, accountable on a Sunday afternoon in July.  Delegates ratified a new strategy team, updated the bylaws, and pledged increased dues. Read more about One LA, with Mayor, Sheriff, Takes on Housing & Immigration

One LA IAF

Immigration, Know Your Rights, California IAF, Los Angeles

One LA Leaders Educate 1,000 & Launch Immigration Strategy

Friday, March 17, 2017
One LA

In the first three month of the year, One LA leaders engaged over 1,000 LA County residents through fifteen ‘Know Your Rights’ civic academies hosted by member institutions. Read more about One LA Leaders Educate 1,000 & Launch Immigration Strategy

One LA IAF

San Fernando Valley, granny flats, economic homelessness in LAUSD

One LA Fights for Affordable Housing in the San Fernando Valley

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
One LA

As a way to act on the extraordinary pressures they experience around housing, San Fernando Elementary school leaders (including twenty parents and their Principal, Maria Awakian) and One LA’s education team testified before the San Fernando City Council. Read more about One LA Fights for Affordable Housing in the San Fernando Valley

One LA IAF

Public Transportation, Bond Measure, GOTV

One LA Takes on Los Angeles Traffic and Wins with $120B Bond Election

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
One LA

Building on a four-year campaign, One LA leaders and their allies shaped, pushed for and  Read more about One LA Takes on Los Angeles Traffic and Wins with $120B Bond Election

One LA IAF

LAUSD, Broad Foundation, Charter Schools, Public Schools

One LA Leaders Denounce Broad Plan for School Privatization

Thursday, February 11, 2016
One LA

After welcoming new Superintendent Michelle King to the first LAUSD Board meeting of the year, One LA leaders delivered a strident statement in support of public education and against the Broad Foundation's charter expansion plan.  Leaders earned significant audience applause after emphasizing no plan should "ever refer to our children as 'market share....'" Read more about One LA Leaders Denounce Broad Plan for School Privatization

One LA IAF

California IAF, Community Organizing in California, community organizing in Los Angeles, Healthcare, ACA

One LA-IAF Demands LA County Supervisors Cover All

Friday, May 30, 2014
Angelus - The Tidings Online

Claretian Father Bruce Wellems, pastor of San Gabriel Mission, testified that increasing funds to cover the “residually uninsured” [undocumented residents] is “the right thing to do. It’s the just thing to do. It’s a good investment and will save money in the end. We think it should be done right, and we don’t want to create a waiting list during the year.” Read more about One LA-IAF Demands LA County Supervisors Cover All

One LA IAF

community organizing in Los Angeles, Community Organizing in California, California IAF, ACA

One LA Finds $11M in County Funds, Demands More Healthcare

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
LA Times & Jewish Journal

After identifying $11 million in otherwise sunsetting County funds, One LA-IAF leaders testified to the Board of Supervisors about their year long enrollment effort and the the gaps that remain even after the implementation of the Affo Read more about One LA Finds $11M in County Funds, Demands More Healthcare

One LA IAF

DACA, Healthcare Eligibility, Covered California, Diane Vanette, ACA, Medi-Cal

One LA Spreads Word of Healthcare Eligibility in Los Angeles

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Los Angeles Times

...Diane Vanette, a volunteer with OneLA who screens people at Obamacare enrollment events, recently informed a couple with deferred-action status that they were both eligible for Medi-Cal.  “He was shocked, she was shocked,” Vanette said.... Read more about One LA Spreads Word of Healthcare Eligibility in Los Angeles

One LA IAF

Covered California, California IAF, Community Organizing in California, Universal Healthcare

One LA Assembly Aims to Clarify Healthcare Act

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Jewish Journal

One LA-IAF organized an assembly in Temple Judea with hundreds of institutional leaders, calling for universal healthcare coverage.  Invited guests included a County Supervisor and two Board leaders of 'Covered California.' Read more about One LA Assembly Aims to Clarify Healthcare Act

One LA IAF

community organizing in Los Angeles, Community Organizing in California, organizing for healthcare, health exchange, health justice, California IAF, organizing for human life and dignity

California State Officials Urged to Make Healthcare More Affordable

Friday, September 21, 2012
The Tidings

Renewed hope was the sentiment of most people attending a Sept. 6 (One LA) health care assembly, after state officials committed to create a system where public and private insurance providers offer education, affordable insurance and quality care. Read more about California State Officials Urged to Make Healthcare More Affordable

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