Invest in Youth is hoping to lift L.A.’s young people

Invest in Youth is hoping to help the young people of Los Angeles. Michelle Benavides and Cassandra Castillo Tapia tell Carlos Amezcua about the coalition and why it’s so important for the city to invest in young people. They hope to fund violence prevention, youth counseling, financial literacy and job prep skills among other things. Plus they talk about how Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti has helped them.

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