Upcoming Events

Atardeceres Con La Lucha: ¡Pride En La Comunidad! Join us for a pride celebration and evening of empowerment at InnerCity Struggle. This event is all about centering, embracing, and celebrating our...


As we celebrate our 30th year en la lucha, we are delighted to deepen our commitment to the Eastside by launching Atardeceres Con La Lucha, a monthly social happening at our Youth & Community C...


As we celebrate our 30th year en la lucha, we are delighted to deepen our commitment to the Eastside by launching Atardeceres Con La Lucha, a monthly social happening at our Youth & Community C...


Generations For Justice General Meetings

Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 04:00 PM through May 20, 2024
Generations for Justice is dedicated to empowering Eastside residents. It is a space to learn about the root causes of local issues. Through general meetings, socials, and other educational opportu...


Familias Unidas General Meetings

Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 04:00 PM through May 20, 2024
At Familias Unidas, we believe that parents are the most knowledgeable authorities regarding education, neighborhood, and civic issues for the Eastside community. Our mission is to train you to bec...


United Students General Meetings

Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 12:00 PM through May 30, 2024
United Students is our flagship leadership program. We train high school students to become expert community organizers through education and training, community building, and participation in dire...


As we celebrate our 30th year en la lucha, we are delighted to deepen our commitment to the Eastside by launching Atardeceres Con La Lucha, a monthly social happening at our Youth & Community C...


2024 March Presidential Primary Election

Friday, February 09, 2024 at 04:00 PM through March 05, 2024
For Our People, For Our Neighborhoods!     Imagine what our neighborhoods could look like if we had everything we needed to thrive. Every election allows us to move closer to our vision and create ...


Noche De Historias y Cultura

Wednesday, December 06, 2023 at 05:30 PM
Join us for a night of poetry, culture, and community. Wednesday, December 6th will mark our first Noche de Historias y Cultura, a family-friendly open mic and community night market at our Youth a...


2023 Adelante Awards

Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 06:00 PM
      Celebrate 29 years of movement building in the Eastside at InnerCity Struggle's 2023 Adelante Awards.   Thursday, October 12, 2023 Los Angeles River Center & Garden 570 W Ave 26, Los Ang...


¡Refrescate! Con La Lucha Del Pueblo

Saturday, July 29, 2023 at 11:00 AM
Bring the whole family and join us for a fun summer day! Get to know your Eastside neighbors at ¡Refrescate! Con La Lucha Del Pueblo will take place Saturday, July 29th from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Our ...


Lucha Carnival

Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 05:00 PM
Join us on October 26th for a fun evening full of games, activities, and prices at our Lucha Carnival! Come and learn more about what is on the ballot this election season and bring your family and...


¡Refrescate! Con La Lucha Del Pueblo

Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 11:00 AM
Join us for a fun summer day and get to know your Eastside neighbors! ¡Refrescate! Con La Lucha Del Pueblo will be taking place Saturday, August 20th from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Our community space will...


Cancel Rent! Cancel Mortgages! Policy Teach-In

Thursday, December 03, 2020 at 05:30 PM
As part of the Healthy LA coalition, we are hosting a Teach-In on rent and mortgage cancellation centering the voices of tenants, homeowners and housing rights organizers. Joining us for this conve...


Defend Each Other - Demand Democracy

Saturday, November 07, 2020 at 09:00 AM
On Election night, the President lied to the American people. He falsely declared a victory despite the fact that millions of ballots have yet to be counted.  The President will not decide this his...


¡Vivir, Luchar Votar! A Virtual Voting Guide Experience

Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 04:00 PM
Do you know how to vote this November?  In addition to the presidential election, there is so much at stake at home in the Eastside of Los Angeles in our state and local elections.  Join InnerCity ...


Mobilize your Hood | Moviliza tu Gente

Monday, September 14, 2020 at 04:00 PM through November 03, 2020
Moviliza tu gente this November! To win in November, it’s going to take all of us volunteering our time and energy to put schools and communities first. If passed, Prop. 15 will restore $12 billion...


Digital Justice Campaign

Friday, May 01, 2020 at 01:00 PM through June 01, 2020
Join our movement to close the digital divide for Eastside students. On March 16th, the Los Angeles Unified School District closed down schools to protect students, families, and educators in respo...


Election Night: GOTV & Watch Party

Tuesday, March 03, 2020 at 05:00 PM
On Super Tuesday, as more than one third of the nation will be voting to pick the next Democratic presidential nominee, we remain rooted in our vision to bring the power to the polls in the Eastsid...


CSU Access For All Rally

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 08:00 AM
After months of organizing efforts led by students, parents, and community organizations opposing the proposed addition of a 4th year of math/quantitative reasoning to their admission requirements,...


Winter Dinner

Friday, December 13, 2019 at 05:00 PM
It’s that special time of year!  Join us for InnerCity Struggle’s annual Winter Dinner, a celebration of another successful year of movement building in the Eastside!  Bring your family and ...


CSU Access Denied Rally

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 08:00 AM · 8 rsvps
Join InnerCity Struggle leaders on Wednesday, November 20th as we urge the California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees to reject a proposal to add a fourth year of quantitative reasoning to...


Volunteer during College Application Season

Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 03:00 PM through November 27, 2019
It’s the season of giving back. What better way than helping the next generation of leaders apply to college? InnerCity Struggle is currently seeking volunteers to help our high school seniors appl...


We Are CA: 25 Years Beyond Prop 187

Saturday, November 09, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Join us on Saturday, November 9th at 10 am at the Los Angeles State Historic Park for a day of action as we reflect on the 25th anniversary of Prop 187 and our path forward.  25 years ago, our stat...


Schools and Communities First: LA Signature Gathering Launch

Saturday, November 02, 2019 at 09:00 AM
It’s time to invest in our students, our teachers, our communities and our future. Help us reclaim $12 billion dollars annually for our schools and communities! InnerCity Struggle is proud to host ...


United Students Alumni Reunion

Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 03:00 PM
Calling all United Students alumni!   Join us at InnerCity Struggle’s 2nd Alumni Reunion!  InnerCity Struggle is launching a new alumni network and we can’t do it without you! This is your opportu...


Los Angeles County Vote on Permanent Rent Control 

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 08:30 AM
Everyone deserves a safe, healthy and affordable place to call home. But corporate landlords and real estate billionaires are raising rents and evicting families in unincorporated Los Angeles Count...


Familias Unidas: Immigrant Rights Workshop

Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 05:30 PM
Do you and your family know what to do if you’re stopped or questioned by ICE?  In light of recent attacks against immigrants, it’s more important than ever for Eastside residents to know our right...


Vivir y Luchar

Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 03:00 PM · 126 rsvps
    Join InnerCity Struggle for our first community open house Vivir y Luchar on Saturday, August 24th from 3-7PM. For more than twenty-five years, InnerCity Struggle has served as a powerf...


Fuersa Academy 2019 - Volunteer!

Monday, August 12, 2019 at 09:00 AM through August 17, 2019
Do you have a passion for supporting young people? We need you. InnerCity Struggle’s FUERSA Academy is a week-long program for dedicated and passionate youth who are working to build a movement in ...


Semillas Academy - Volunteer!

Monday, August 05, 2019 at 09:00 AM through August 09, 2019 · 1 rsvp
Help Our Seniors Apply to College! We’re currently seeking volunteers to help our youth leaders apply to college during our Semillas Academy. The Semillas Academy is an intensive college applicatio...


Renters’ Rights and Resources

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 04:00 PM
Are you or your family an Eastside renter in unincorporated Los Angeles county?  Last year, as part of a countywide coalition, InnerCity Struggle along with our partners helped pass a temporary ren...


Voting in 2020: Learn how LA County is modernizing the vote

Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  How will voting change in 2020?    Big changes are coming to how we vote in Los Angeles County.    The County is moving away from traditional polling locations and opening new Vote Center...


Get Out the Vote: Election Day

Tuesday, June 04, 2019 at 03:30 PM
Join us as we make one final push to remind and urge voters to cast their ballot on Election Day.    All of your hard work — calling, texting, and door knocking Eastside voters has led to this mome...


Voter Outreach: Special School Funding Local Election

Saturday, June 01, 2019 at 09:00 AM
Do you and your neighbors know there is a special election on June 4th, 2019?   Measure EE, a 16 cent per square foot parcel tax will be on the ballot. Funding from the measure is estimated to prov...


  We’re proud to invite you to the Grand Opening of InnerCity Struggle’s new headquarters, our very own Youth and Community Center.    For more than two decades, InnerCity Struggle has served as a...


Voter Outreach: Special School Funding Local Election

Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 09:00 AM
Do you and your neighbors know there is a special election on June 4th, 2019?   Measure EE, a 16 cent per square foot parcel tax will be on the ballot. Funding from the measure is estimated to prov...


May Day 2019

Wednesday, May 01, 2019 at 10:30 AM
Join InnerCity Struggle’s Eastside contingency bringing together youth and families as we march on May Day for immigrant and worker rights. 


2019 Queer & Trans Youth Leadership Summit

Friday, March 08, 2019 at 09:00 AM through March 10, 2019
Are you an LGBTQ youth looking to take your leadership to the next level? Want to build a community with queer and trans youth fighting to transform their communities?    Then it’s time to apply fo...


United Students 2019 Kick Off

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 03:30 PM
Have you set a resolution for improving your schools and community?    We’re ready to kick off our youth organizing and campaign planning with our first Coordinating Committee meeting of the year! ...


Winter Dinner

Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 06:00 PM
It’s that special time of year!    Join us for InnerCity Struggle’s annual “Winter Dinner,” a celebration of another successful year of movement building in the Eastside!    Bring your famil...