Imagine LA: breaking the cycle of homelessness

The guest speaker at our meeting on February 16, 2019 was Imagine LA, a non-profit organization that helps break the cycle of homelessness by partnering volunteer mentors with people who have been homeless. They are looking for volunteers, mentors, partners, and sponsors.



September 15: Demystifying Legal Cannabis

Have questions about the new cannabis laws, issues, and opportunities? We have some great guests scheduled:
Cat Packer,  Executive Director and General Manager, Department of Cannabis Regulation (City of LA)
Virgil Grant III, Cannabis Activist & Co-Founder, California Minority Alliance
Aline Ghazarian, Operations Manager, LA Cannabis Co.

New block club officers!

The club elected new officers at the April meeting. These officers will be seated at the May meeting.

  • President: Gwendolyn Jones
  • Vice President: Marisa Morabito
  • Communication Secretary: Veta Simpson
  • Recording Secretary: Ann Willmott
  • Treasurer: Kerry Roberts

Two long-serving members, Stephen Thomas and Romerol Malveaux, will be stepping down after serving the maximum term allowed. Cherrywood/Leimert Block Club thanks them for their important contributions!