Advancing Justice - LA creates a more equitable and harmonious society by developing diverse leaders and through strengthening intergroup relations.
The Youth & Parent Leadership Development unit develops the leadership skills of immigrant families. Advancing Justice - LA works with racially diverse youth in Los Angeles and the San Gabriel Valley through the school-based LDIR program, an in-school class for high school students, as well as through after-school programs. Advancing Justice - LA also provides multilingual parent training programs for Asian and Latino immigrants, to help them advocate for their children and their community.
Leadership Development in Intergroup Relations (LDIR) is a program that works to empower, mobilize and equip multiethnic, multicultural and multi-identity individuals, communities, schools and organizations with awareness, skills and the action steps necessary to foster positive and sustainable intergroup relations for social change. For more information, go to www.ldir.org.