The City of Los Angeles has served as the Lead Agency for the LA Promise Zone since its designation in 2014. With a population of almost 13.1 million people within its borders, Los Angeles is a cultural, financial and commercial landmark of Southern California. 

The LA Promise Zone is housed within the Office of Economic Opportunity, represented by the LA Promise Zone Program Manager


Los Angeles is a hub of innovation in America, and through the LA Promise Zone, our Lead Agency will continue to advance innovation that addresses urban poverty and offer promising practices to other Los Angeles communities and beyond. Working with citizens and social sector partners, the City of Los Angeles is building a great city where the future is bright for everyone.