Meet Ashley

Ashley is a senior preparing to graduate from Orthopaedic Hospital Medical Magnet High School this Spring. After completing two internships, she was looking for more ways to keep herself busy.


Meet Savannah

Savannah came to us from Home At Last, an organization that helps transition individuals and families who are currently experiencing homelessness into permanent housing solutions. She was introduced to CRCD


Meet Isabella

Isabella’s passion for education and her strong determination to accomplish her goals has set a high standard of what an exemplary student looks like. She is currently attending Metropolitan High


Meet Kevin

Kevin is a single father with a dedicated focus on providing for his family. With a determination to advance further in his life for his kids, he found CRCD and


CRCD Announces Jose Guadron as Director of Workforce Development

Jose Gaudron

CRCD is very pleased to announce the appointment of Jose Guadron as Director of Workforce Development. In this new role, Jose will lead a dedicated team of workforce development, education, and economic development professionals to deliver innovative programming and services for youth, adults, individuals, and families in South Los Angeles.


Congressmember Karen Bass Named YouthBuild Champion

Congressmember Karen Bass with YouthBuild CEO John Valverde, CRCD CEO Mark Wilson and CRCD CPO Jahrell Thomas

“Congressmember Bass has been a mentor, advocate, and champion for youth in South Los Angeles and throughout this nation. Her tenacity is an inspiration to our youth, and she continues to set an example to our leaders that we should never lower the bar to serving our youth.”



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