Sustainability Through Regenerative Design

 

Whereas the highest aim of sustainable development is to satisfy fundamental human needs today without compromising the possibility of future generations to satisfy theirs, the end-goal of regenerative design is to redevelop systems with absolute effectiveness, which support the co-evolution of the human species along with other thriving species.

 

 
 

Whereas the highest aim of sustainable development is to satisfy fundamental human needs today without compromising the possibility of future generations to satisfy theirs, the end-goal of regenerative design is to redevelop systems with absolute effectiveness, which support the co-evolution of the human species along with other thriving species.

 

Art + Food

Born out of a need for fresh sustainable and healthy food choices. South Los Angeles, District 8 has the highest rate of overall diseases, homicide, diabetes, childhood obesity, high blood pressure, cancer and vehicular crashes. Council District 8 is disproportionately, maltreated, due to the inequalities in the healthcare and physical resource community.

Neighborhood Empowerment and Economic Development

Economic development generally refers to the sustained, concerted actions of policy makers and communities that promote the standard of living and economic health of a specific area. Economic development is also referred to as the quantitative and qualitative changes in the economy. Such actions can involve multiple areas including development of human capital, critical infrastructure, regional competitiveness, environmental sustainability, social inclusion, health, safety, literacy, and other initiatives.

 

Al-Khadija Women's Empowerment Program

Al-Khadija Women’s Empowerment Program provides a space for youth, specifically women, to not only identify the societal impediments to their success, but also to strive for their own liberation within the context of economic stability, educational freedom, and personal relationships.

 

2015 – 2020 Caring for the Climate Plan of Action

Five Points Youth Foundation, Inc. adapts the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Integrated Whole Community Model locally and nationally for community resiliency, as well as the United Nations Global Compact Local Networks internationally in support of Caring for Climate, Business 4 Peace and other U.N. Initiatives 2015-2020 via Global Partnerships for Development using collaborative arts and technology to address the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda and Decade of Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All).

 

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Social Entrepreneurship

Social entrepreneurship is the process of pursuing innovative solutions to create and sustain social value. We relentlessly pursue opportunities to serve this mission, while continuously adapting and learning. We draw upon appropriate thinking in both the business and nonprofit worlds and operate in all kinds of organizations: large and small; new and old; religious and secular; nonprofit, for-profit, and hybrid, locally, nationally and globally.

 

STREAAM Education Initiatives

STEM education is an acronym for the fields of study in the categories of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. “R” represents “rivers” and the whole acronym reflects “Water” as the basic necessity for all life on Earth. We consider Art and Architecture to be core components in schooling from kindergarten through college to improve competitiveness in technology development. It has implications for workforce development, national security concerns and immigration policy and our commitment to“regenerative” development solutions.

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Urban Youth Entrepreneurship Program

The Urban Youth Entrepreneurship Program is helping students explore their interest in pursuing a career in business and learn more about life. Our mission is to provide opportunity for students in poverty stricken communities and develop ethical leaders for a global society.

 

 

 

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Civic Engagement

Civic engagement is a means of working together to make a difference in the civic life of our communities and developing the combination of skills, knowledge, values, and motivation in order to make that difference.

A means of working together to make a difference in the civic life of our communities and developing the combination of skills, knowledge, values, and motivation in order to make that difference. it means promoting a quality of life in a community, through both political and non-political processes. FPYF champions 100% voter registration and education outreach.

 

The Living Well Tour

Every 3rd Saturday of the month

2PM – 10PM, 1820 W. Florence Ave

Masjid Bilal Ibn Rabah Sick and Wellness Committee

Friday, August 10, 2018, AT 7:00PM

7TH Annual "GALA OF RECOGNITION"

Dinner $15.00

 
 The Legendary King Cre8 will be spearheading the second annual Paint Out with Legendary Great Artists.

The Legendary King Cre8 will be spearheading the second annual Paint Out with Legendary Great Artists.

Los Angeles' Univision 34 speaks with Five Points Youth Foundation at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, May 11th 2018.

Our Location

 

Five Points Youth Foundation
1820 W Florence Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90047