Moving To LA Stories
Josh said LA has been very inspirational and he has met very nice people and great mentors.
Essa is 22 years old and she moved to Los Angeles from Minnesota all alone. She found her first apartment on Craigslist.
A $1000 Grant was awarded to 23-year-old Essa from Minnesota because she moved to Los Angeles all alone and made progress in her life! Watch her story!
A $1000 Grant was awarded to Jai from Dallas, Texas because she moved to Los Angeles and made progress in her life! Watch her story! UPDATE**
What NOT To Do in L.A.
For your convenience you will find that there are Mom & Pop post offices set up around town. Although you will be shocked at first, you will later come to think of it as an amazingly enterprising way for them to earn money since half of the store is a post… Read more »
When you first move to Los Angeles, chances are you’ll find a roommate to split the costs of the expensive real estate so you can experience living in Hollywood or someone close to the metro line. This is a great idea because it will help you adjust to being here… Read more »
After you move to Los Angeles, you’ll begin to feel invincible, or at least stronger than you’ve ever felt before. You’ll begin to think about those fears you’ve held for so long and you’ll be willing to try to face them as best as you can. For me, one of… Read more »
L.A. State of Mind
While many of the 58 counties in the state of California sadly proclaim unemployment rates of 10% or higher, Los Angeles county has missed that mark, coming in with a 9% unemployment rate in January 2014 according to the US Bureau of Labor and Statistics. Counties like Imperial and Colusa scored… Read more »
One of the things that amazed me about the people in Los Angeles is the fact that they are so obedient to traffic signals. If you are walking down a street with no traffic and you come to a curb, even if there is not a car in sight you… Read more »
Downtown Los Angeles is changing. It’s growing up and so are its residents. Once dilapidated buildings are being renovated to make room for stylish loft apartments while trendy food trucks are expanding and opening up their first brick and mortar concepts in the midst of what some would call… Read more »
Dive into the mind of a typical Los Angeles resident and you will find, somewhere hidden behind the checklist for best taco trucks, an unwritten and unspoken rule that must be obeyed. Thou shall never, EVER drink the tap water. This rule is so serious that on any… Read more »
Los Angeles is an interesting place filled with smiling faces and beautiful people. Because of the star shine surrounding this city, the sparkles of dust have landed on everyone giving them all an extra special glow. In fact, there has not been a time when I have met someone who… Read more »