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Local schools receive federal Promise Zone grant

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti has announced that eight Los Angeles schools — seven in Pico-Union and one in Hollywood — will share a $30 million federal grant for educational and community-based services to help low-income children and families. The Promise Neighborhood grant, administered by the Youth Policy Institute, will be allocated over the Read More…

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Youth Policy Institute receives $6 million federal Promise Neighborhood grant

LOS ANGELES — The Youth Policy Institute in Los Angeles, which has been working to battle childhood poverty for more than 30 years, has been named one of six winners of the U.S. Department of Education’s Promise Neighborhoods competition and will receive a $6 million grant. The department gave out a total of $33 million Read More…