KYCC Partners with Mayor’s Office in Tax Services Campaign
On Feb. 2, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti launched the Free Tax Prep Los Angeles campaign in collaboration with local private and public organizations, including KYCC. The campaign is designed to provide free tax preparation services to low-to-moderate income households and help eligible families claim thousands of dollars’ worth of State and Federal tax credits.
OC Register Highlights KYCC Tax Client
A Feb. 6 Orange County Register article on the new California Earned Income Tax Credit highlights Tanya James, a KYCC tax client who benefitted from this new program. Introduced last year, CALEITC supports extremely low-income wage earners filing tax returns, bringing back an average credit of $519 to families making less than $14,000 a year.
KYCC Annual Appeal 2016 Raises Over $15,000!
KYCC is tremendously grateful to our supporters—many of whom were NEW supporters this year—for donating to our Annual Appeal 2016. Our goal for the Annual Appeal was $10,000 and we raised over $15,000! The agency intends to use 100% of the proceeds from this year's campaign towards our Youth Services programs and services.
KYCC’s First #GivingTuesday Campaign Raises Over $6,000
With the support and generosity of dozens of donors, KYCC surpassed our goal for our first #GivingTuesday campaign by raising over $5,000 to provide 500+ MORE TOYS for the very deserving children who will attend KYCC’s 23rd Annual Holiday Carnival on Sat., Dec. 17.
KYCC’s 23rd Annual Holiday Carnival Delivers 2,000 Toys!
On a beautiful, crisp L.A.-winter day, KYCC held its 23rd Annual Holiday Carnival at Leo Politi Elementary School in Koreatown on Sat. Dec. 17. Thousands of residents came out to enjoy the festivities, which included carnival games, raffle prizes and hand-wrapped toys from Santa and his elves.