skip to main content
Center Stories
Cynthia “Cyndi” Harrison Honored with Inaugural Sharon Franklin Brown Award for Employee Excellence, Celebrating 24 Years of Service

Harrison has provided care to thousands as a nurse practitioner at the Center’s Jeffrey Goodman Clinic in Hollywood.

Cyndi Harrison All-Staff
Youth Leader Iziaih Choquette Shares Leaders Who Inspire Their Work at Models of Pride

“The way we continue to find love, joy, happiness, pride, and compassion inspire me to keep fighting with love.”

Portraits of Pride: Honoring Latinx Heritage Month

“The everyday heroes who color my world—family, friends, co-workers—stand proud of who they are and where they come from.”

Frontline Staff at Youth Center Keep Doors Open as Hilary Hits LA

The tropical storm highlights the need to access safe shelter and urgent resources.

Exterior of the Youth Center at the Anita May Rosenstein Campus
Lesbian Activist and Trailblazer Nancy Valverde Honored in Downtown Los Angeles

LA City Council commemorated LGBTQ+ history with “Cooper Do-nuts/Nancy Valverde Square” in downtown LA.

“My Crown Is Paid For”: 12 Center Portraits of Juneteenth

Center staff, clients, and supporters share what Juneteenth means to them.

An Unstoppable Force: Center CEO Joe Hollendoner Touts Successes in the Face of Adversity

Los Angeles LGBT Center CEO Joe Hollendoner celebrates the “unstoppable” work of the Center amid anti-LGBTQ+ backlash.

Slice, Slice Baby!

The Youth Center serves young people ages 16—24 who are at-risk of or are experiencing homelessness or housing instability.

The Center Looks Back on 25 Years of Senior Services

The Center’s Senior Services department provides more than 100 programs and activities for older adults.

Center CEO Joe Hollendoner: “Our Work Is Never Done”

Los Angeles LGBT Center CEO Joe Hollendoner reflects on the Center’s response to the mpox outbreak in LA.

Joe Hollendoner
Get to Know the Center’s New Leadership Team

Joe Hollendoner took on the role of CEO of the Los Angeles LGBT Center in July 2022.

Joe Hollendoner
Action Name