Throughout California, community-based organizations have stepped up to address community needs during the pandemic.

How California’s Community-Based Organizations Filled the Gaps for Underserved Communitiest shares how local governments can better partner with community organizations to create a more equitable recovery from the social, economic, and health effects of the pandemic.


Cultiva La Salud: Genoveva Islas

Instituto de Educación Popular del Sur de California: Maegan Ortiz

Kennedy Commission: Cesar Covarrubias

McKinleyville Family Resource Center: Hillarie Beyer, Aristea Saulsbury


Advisory Groups:

Alliance for Community Transit

Community Coalition

Physicians for Social Responsibility – Los Angeles

Promesa Boyle Heights

United Parents and Students