LACEF and the Urban League share a shared interest in establishing Healthy Schools. Health Schools equal healthy and successful students who are ready to learn and prepares students to be competitive in the global market and ensures a vibrant economy for Los Angeles County.
Through facilitating dialogues and collaborations across various sectors to identify best practices, programs and policies, LACEF works with the Urban League to address social and academic barriers that impact student success, ultimately resulting in the creation of Positive School Environments.
Mission: Founded in 1921, the Los Angeles Urban League is recognizing more than 90 years of service to our Los Angeles communities. The League is the city’s premier organization in advancing equal opportunities on behalf of African Americans and other minority youths and adults through innovative job training, job placement, youth achievement and business development programs.