NEWS: Destination Crenshaw secures $30M in New Markets Tax Credits for historic Black Los Angeles neighborhood

Los Angeles – Destination Crenshaw, the largest public/private Black art program and reparative development project in the United States, has been awarded a $30 million allocation of New Markets Tax Credits, an innovative federal program designed to direct private investment to underserved communities. Four financial firms supported Destination Crenshaw in the successful effort.

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Business Spotlight: The Nicholas Dance Studio is Holding It Down On the Boulevard

Ms. Cathie Nicholas is the owner and operator of The Nicholas Dance Studio located at 4273 Crenshaw Boulevard. An award-winning expert of the art of dance, she has performed at Carnegie Hall and taught Master Classes at Stanford and Duke Universities. Ms. Cathie also happens to be the granddaughter of Fayrad Nicholas of the iconic and legendary Black dance duo, the Nicholas Brothers. 

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Business Spotlight: Morris Media is Holding It Down On the Boulevard

Founded by Felicia “The Poetess” Morris, a 25-year radio veteran and new media enthusiast, in 2014, Morris Media Studios began with an idea to create an internet radio network. After finding space in South LA’s historic Leimert Park District, however, that idea evolved into something bigger – creating a space for creators with limited resources to host and produce their own content.

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Business Spotlight: KAOS Network is Holding It Down On the Boulevard

KAOS Network is a multimedia arts center located in Leimert Park that offers a way for the artistically talented and art enthusiasts of South Los Angeles to enjoy trans-media and multimedia art disciplines being offered in the community. KAOS Network creates a warm and open environment where everyone can participate and engage with the work being presented. 

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