LA2050 Challenge Grant Contest

Support the youth of Los Angeles!
Vote for the L.A. for Youth Campaign!

http://myla2050play.maker.good.is/projects/LA4YOUTH

Imagine a Los Angeles where every youth has the opportunities and support to reach their full potential…

The L.A. for Youth Campaign seeks to build a better future for the youth of Los Angeles by advocating for:

  • Investment in the youth development infrastructure of Los Angeles, including the creation of a Youth Development Department for the County of Los Angeles and a coordinated network of youth centers with wrap around services

  • Redirection of resources from suppression strategies to prevention and intervention strategies

  • Youth employment opportunities that provide the skills needed for the future workforce.

Vote for the L.A. for Youth Campaign
http://myLA2050play.maker.good.is/projects/LA4YOUTH

Voting begins on September 2nd and ends on September 16th

The top voted project in each of the five LA2050 Goal Categories will receive $100,000 to implement their idea (five winners total).

VOTING TIPS:

  • Voting begins on Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 (noon Pacific Daylight Time) and closes Tuesday, September 16th, (noon Pacific Daylight Time).
  • Each person can vote once in each category (L.A. for Youth is in the “PLAY” category).
  • In order to vote, you must be at least 18 years old and a US resident.
  • In order to vote, you will need to log in with a GOOD account. If you don’t have a GOOD account, it’s free to join. All you need is an email address or a Facebook account to register. You will be emailed a link that you need to click in order to validate your address.