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La Center United History

2013

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

2014

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

2015

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

2016

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

2017

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

2018

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

Jan
29
Wed
3:00 pm The Loft Teen Center @ La Center Church - 2nd Floor
The Loft Teen Center @ La Center Church - 2nd Floor
Jan 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Why we’re here We are a community-based group that recognizes the need for youth in our area to have a safe and fun place to hang out with friends. We foster a positive environment where[...]
Feb
3
Mon
3:00 pm Be The Change @ La Center Middle School
Be The Change @ La Center Middle School
Feb 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Be The Change is a committed group of students who aim to make our school and community safe, healthy, and happy. We meet twice a month to work on issues we see in our school[...]