Coalition for Economic Survival

About Coalition for Economic Survival

The Coalition for Economic Survival is a multi-racial, multi-culture grass-roots community-based organization that has been dedicated to organizing low and moderate income people to win economic and social justice throughout the greater Los Angeles area since 1973. CES assists working and low-income people throughout the greater Los Angeles area and surrounding counties in working together to empower themselves to impact the decision making processes that affect their day-to-day lives. CES is committed to actively opposing any type of prejudice or discrimination based on race, gender, ethnicity, age, religion, income, disability or sexual orientation.


Summer outreach intern

June 2019 - August 2019 Los Angeles, CA
“I loved learning about tenants’ rights advocacy and working face to face with folks in the community. I was able to improve my Spanish language skills and made a noticeable impact though city council advocacy and coalition meetings with other tenants’ rights orgs throughout la. ”
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