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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 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

3:00 pm “The Loft” Teen Center @ La Center Church
“The Loft” Teen Center @ La Center Church
Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The Loft is open every Wednesday after school until 5:30pm. Who is welcome? Middle and High School Students What can I do there? You can play basketball and video games, learn cooking and life skills,[...]
12:00 pm Cowlitz Safety Event @ Llani Casino Parking Lot
Cowlitz Safety Event @ Llani Casino Parking Lot
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Brought to you by the Cowlitz Youth Program: Free emergency awareness and preparedness safety event. Food & Fun: Raffle with bicycle prizes, balloon art, and activities for kids.