North Area Neighborhood Development Council (NANDC): 2018 EmpowerLA Award winner for South LA
NANDC planned and executed Spring into Wellness in April of 2017 – a free event to raise awareness of local resources dedicated to health, wellness, civic services and financial literacy to NANDC stakeholders. The event, which was attended by 350 people, was held in partnership with Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson, LA Sanitation, USC Credit Union and Nationwide Real Estate Executives. Attendees were treated to free plants, Zumba classes, health screenings, workshops, and more.
Empowerment Congress Central Area Neighborhood Development Council (ECCANDC)
ECCANDC created a summit to bring together local Block Clubs, which function to monitor their sections of the local community and help keep each neighborhood block clean and crime-free. Their goal was to create clear paths between their Neighborhood Council, the City Council office, and the Block Clubs to create a network to serve stakeholders and strengthen their community.