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Street Symphony: Showing Up for Underserved Communities

Julie Ingram | Posted 02.07.2015 | Arts
Julie Ingram

I recently had the opportunity to interview Vijay Gupta, the artistic director and founder of Street Symphony, a non-profit organization dedicated to creating live, free, on-site musical experiences of the highest artistic quality for people experiencing incarceration and homelessness in Los Angeles County.

Our Favorite Local Charities To Give To On Giving Tuesday

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 11.27.2012 | Los Angeles

After indulging during Thanksgiving, Black Friday and then Cyber Monday, it's about time we give back to those who have less. Hence, 'Giving Tuesday.'...

Best Design for a Sense of Place: EDAR

Lee Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Lee Schneider

It was Peter Samuelson's sense of observation that led him to the idea for something called the EDAR, a mobile shelter for homeless people.

Without A Home: Sisterhood On The Streets

Rachel Fleischer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rachel Fleischer

These children did not waste time feeling sorry for themselves. They had instead developed a collective love and compassion for one another.

Magic Takes on the Economy

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Paige Donner

"Minorities have to get out of dominating sports and entertainment and get into dominating money," said Johnson who is part-owner of the Los Angeles Lakers.