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La Center United History


The coalition formed as a grassroots effort by concerned citizens in the spring of 2013 in response ...


In 2014, the coalition completed a branding process and officially became known as La Center United....


La Center United was awarded the Drug Free Communities grant (DFC) in 2015. This marked the beginnin...


In 2016, La Center United focused on gathering data and learning more about the community. The Healt...


Coalition members attended events and workshops to help establish themselves within the community. T...


The New Year brought new opportunities for youth in our community. La Center United opened a “Teen...

In February 2019, La Center United sent three youth to attend CADCA’s National Leadership Conference in Washington D.C. Along with 400 youth from around the U.S., they learned about leadership, effective policy, and advocacy. They were able to build skills, speak with their U.S. Legislators, and learn about what other communities are doing around America.

We are so proud of these young leaders and are honored to have them represent La Center United!

Upcoming Events

5:30 pm La Center United General Meeting @ K-8 Library
La Center United General Meeting @ K-8 Library
Aug 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
ALL community members are welcome! Agenda: The agenda will be posted prior to the meeting.
4:00 pm Chalk the Walks @ Holley Park
Chalk the Walks @ Holley Park
Aug 18 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Chalk the Walks (a project of The Joy Team) is all about spreading joy, optimism and inspiration through the magical power of sidewalk chalk. Remember when you were a kid and you’d draw pictures and write[...]