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EI October Advocacy Townhall - Shared screen with speaker view
Nina Treiman
13:48
Nina Treiman from the San Fernando Valley
Sara Fields
13:55
Sara Fields, Director of Engagement, Temple Akiba Culver City
Matthew Vu - TRUST South LA
14:04
Hi everyone! I’m Matthew Vu, the Community Ownership Policy Advocate with TRUST South LA. Glad to be here (:
Bobbi Rubinstein
14:07
Women's Alliance LA and NWPC/SFV
Shunna Fike
14:08
Shunna Fike from A Peace of Mind Care Homes
Therese Neustaedter
14:09
Hi Teri Neustaedter. League of Women Voters Beach Cities; California LWV Homelessness Task Force Chair
Saundra Flood
14:15
Saundra Flood … LAUSD Healthy Start
Zeke Sandoval
14:16
Zeke Sandoval, Public Policy Manager at PATH, he/him
Maria Aguilar
14:20
Maria Aguilar from Pico Rivera, hi everyone
Cipra Nemeth
14:23
Cipra Nemeth - Ikar
Sarah Thomas - United Way of LA
14:29
Hello! Sarah Thomas here with United Way of Greater LA and Everyone In
Don P.
14:30
Don. Formerly shelterless person, now living in permanent housing in Sherman Oaks
Tony Gittelson
14:32
Tony Gittelson - Livable Communities Initiative
Sasha Rappaport
14:41
Sasha Rappaport (he/him) LA Forward. Hi Everyone.
Steven Byrnes
14:52
Steve Byrnes, IKAR, board member and Organizing Steering Committee
Nyabingi Kuti
14:58
Nyabingi Kuti - LA Harm Reduction Network
Mark Loranger
15:07
Mark Loranger, Chrysalis
Linda Kelly
15:16
Linda Kelly, Fathers and Mothers Who Care
Tyler Martin
15:18
Tyler (he/they), Echo Park resident, with SELAH Neighborhood Homeless Coalition, MSW student at UCLA :)
Farida Rafique
15:19
Greetings Everyone! First time here. I am an impact producer/director and advocate in LA. Here to learn more about the ways I can help promote and advocate.
Tony Gittelson
15:48
Tony Gittelson - also Ikar Social Justice Organizing Team & HODG, Hang Out Do Good (neighborhood coalition)
Staci Steinberger
15:48
Staci Steinberger (she/her), IKAR, Community Organizing co-chair
Erika Witt
16:34
Erika Witt (she/her) - Policy Analyst - LAHSA
Sarah Thomas - United Way of LA
17:08
Please check into this workshop by clicking this link: https://everyoneinla.org/check-in/
Linda Kelly
18:53
I have been fighting Compton is anyone looking into there? there is nothing there at all.
Wendy Cabil
21:19
Wendy Cabil, Lived Experience Advocate; Client Stakeholder; Co-Chair: Black and African Heritage Underserved Cultural Community (BAH UsCC); Web: https://dmh.lacounty.gov/about/mhsa/uscc/black-african-heritage-uscc/
Paulette Dunn-Sanders
21:25
Paulette Dunn-Sanders Stopping Pressure on Teens www.spoteens.org
michelle tonn
22:15
Michelle Tonn with Alexandria House
Sarah Thomas - United Way of LA
23:01
If you haven’t done so already, please check into this workshop by clicking this link: https://everyoneinla.org/check-in/
Nyabingi Kuti
25:00
Why do you need state approval for a proposed LA County agency?
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
25:17
^^ only the state can create an agency like this
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
26:44
check out more about the coalition and its partner at www.ourfuture.la
Esohe Idogun
27:27
Esohe Idogun- LA family housing
Linda Kelly
30:20
Thank You for that
Zeke Sandoval
31:34
complicated tax reasons
Val Carlson
32:36
stack
Philip Armstrong
32:39
You mentioned the Housing Element, increasing the planned construction and preservation of affordable housing, and ACT LA. What specifically are you looking to improve in the Housing Element and what proposed mechanism will be used to get the improvements?
Linda Kelly
33:31
Compton Does not having anything in for homeless, ie. emergency shelter, interim/bridge I have been fighting with them for over three years I need someone to get in the fight with me is this the correct forum
Val Carlson
33:37
Val Carlson, End Homelessness Now-LA
Elan Rubinstein
34:01
What is the fit & coordination between EI, UW and partners initiatives relative to the strategy reassessment that LA County Homeless Initiative is doing now?
Linda Jackson
35:28
Linda Jackson West Covina Tenants' Union, is there anything in place that allows SB 679 to be added to each cities Housing Element and make them more doable? Considering this a work in progress and many cities no longer have the personell to specifically seek ou funding sources and developers
Farida Rafique
35:54
@MariaAguilar I resonate with that. Community info. Sessions and materials in multiple languages. Important point!
Laura Raymond - ACTLA
36:19
@Phillip: at the end of this webpage you’ll find our letters regarding the City and County Housing Elements which details our policy asks and the proposed mechanisms: http://allianceforcommunitytransit.org/housing-element/
Matthew Vu
37:02
RHNA - regional housing needs assessment
Laura Raymond - ACTLA
37:19
^^ and Our Future LA is doing coordinated work in other cities as Mike is saying
Zeke Sandoval
39:20
Definitely agree, Val!
Zeke Sandoval
44:03
Also want to echo Val and Mike in the challenge of getting policymakers to prioritize permanent > interim
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
45:13
http://allianceforcommunitytransit.org/
Sarah Thomas - United Way of LA
45:41
Yes so true @Zeke. It is quite the challenge and one that is not lost on us. We are also very actively working on (and have been working on for a couple of years) the continuing criminalization of our unhoused neighbors. Keep an eye out on our social for calls to action around that
Laura Raymond - ACTLA
49:45
http://allianceforcommunitytransit.org/metro-as-a-sanctuary/
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
54:31
SAJE = Strategic Actions for a Just Economy
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
54:54
https://www.saje.net/
Sarah Thomas - United Way of LA
55:00
Fun fact Matthew LOVES Community Land Trusts
Matthew Vu
56:28
https://anhd.org/blog/hpd-takes-important-step-towards-responsible-stewardship-public-land-announcement-clt-funding
Matthew Vu
56:38
http://www.sacclt.org/how-clts-work.html
Linda Kelly
58:19
How does that work for people that are there on a Section 8 Voucher?
Patricia Colbert
59:50
I need to get back to my remote position with Housing is Key, the COVID 19-Rent Relief Program. Patricia Colbert
Patricia Colbert
01:00:18
Great meeting.
Linda Jackson
01:02:10
Will the slides be made available. I have another meeting presented by Senator Rubio's beginning shortly?
Patricia Colbert
01:02:10
Would like to see later since you are recording this.
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
01:04:56
https://trustsouthla.org/
Susan Kolkowicz
01:06:01
matt - how can we get ahold of you to speak at our advocacy organization?
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
01:06:27
matthew@trustsouthla.org
Fran Sereseres
01:06:41
I too! would like to see this presentation at a later time .Please e-mail to us all Thank you Commissioner Fran Sereseres franshoice1@aol.com 661-723-7232
Mike Dennis - United Way/Everyone In
01:06:43
mike@everyoneinla.org
Laura Raymond - ACTLA
01:06:50
the nail challenge is real
Emily Blocher
01:07:05
Very informative! Thank you everyone!
Susan Kolkowicz
01:07:07
thank you all!! Such a great meeting!!!
Farida Rafique
01:07:08
Thank you..this has been incredibly informative.
Emily Blocher
01:07:14
Yes, so great!
Therese Neustaedter
01:07:33
thank you — all that info would be great
Michael Torres Espinosa
01:08:04
Thank you!
Sasha Rappaport
01:08:36
Thank you!! This has been really informative and excited to participate moving forward.