SCOPE believes that the economic problems of South Los Angeles can only be solved by building power within, and among, low-income communities of color

Standing with the Movement for Black Lives

We hope you and your loved ones are safe and caring for one another during this time that weighs heavy with injustice.  Against the backdrop of a global pandemic that is disproportionately impacting Black people and people of color, the horrific killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery (among so many others) fully

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Pushing for Equitable Development in South LA

At a community meeting last fall, we asked our members if they feared being pushed out of South Los Angeles. All hands were raised. This spurred a conversation on rising rents and growing homelessness in South LA as well as the new sports stadium in Inglewood, the Metro Los Angeles Crenshaw line, and the expansion

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