With its special view of the downtown Los Angeles skyline and quintessential LA feel, BMO Stadium provides the perfect backdrop for this lunchtime celebration.
At L.A. Works’ inaugural awards event, we will recognize the exceptional contributions of individuals and organizations who have made a positive impact on Los Angeles. Their leadership strengthens our community and inspires collective action.
Special guest presenters and a lively lunchtime program will entertain and excite, making this an awards event not to be missed.
The Rising Star Award - Awarded to someone who questions the status quo and is leading others to make meaningful change in Los Angeles.
Civic Leadership in Business Awards
Small Business, Big Impact Award - Awarded to a small business owner who utilizes their business to uplift the community or whose business acts as a community hub.
Empowering Communities Award - Awarded to an employee who has provided system-impacted young adults in Los Angeles with job readiness or workforce mentorship for a brighter future.
Climate Action Leadership Award - Awarded to someone who champions climate or sustainability initiatives within their company.
Pro-bono Power Award - Awarded to a legal professional who has dedicated their time one or more nonprofits for the betterment of LA.
Community Impact Award - Awarded to small, medium, and large nonprofit organizations that harness the power of volunteers in a way that enables them to best meet their missions and make a positive impact on LA.
Award for Civic Leadership in Education - Awarded to an educator who has empowered youth to take action to impact the public good. (Elementary through higher ed.)
Beatriz Eugenia Vasquez
Carolyn Lemos - Urquidez
Eric C. Burroughs
Faith E Saunders
Harry J. Elam
Jae Wu & Sean McMillan
Judge Craig Mitchell
Julie Uhrman and Catherine Dávila
Luisa Rodríguez -Rivera
NanaEfua Afoh-Manin MD, MPH
Nicole L. Feast-Williams
Nina Grace Shelby
Samuel N. Prater
Soleil Delgadillo, M.S., P.P.S, CVA
Soniya Perl, MS, RD
Stacy McAlister Jr
Blue SkyLA-A program of Breathe Southern California and Climate Cents
Every Day Action
Food Forward Inc.
Gay For Good - Los Angeles Chapter
Healing Urban Barrios
John M. Langston Bar Association
Reading Partners Los Angeles
School on Wheels
Step Up Tutoring
The Makers Hub
Tim Barber Architects
West LA Homeless (WLAH)