2015 Grants Challenge

Live Well Pico Union

Clinica Romero is a community health clinic dedicated to improve the health and lives of patients and community at large that proposes a holistic approach to healthier lifestyles.


In what areas of Los Angeles will you be directly working?

Clinica Romero Pico Union Clinic Site

How do you plan to use these resources to make change?

Engage residents and stakeholders

Expand a pilot or a program

How will your proposal improve the following LIVE metrics?​

Healthcare access

Obesity rates

Rates of mental illness

Percentage of residents receiving coordinated healthcare services (Dream Metric)

Please explain how you will evaluate your work.

Clinica Romero will

-Install a minimum of 5 outdoor exercise stations

-Provide nutrition classes to the local community

-Engage in counseling to find the root causes of chronic obesity and diabetes

-Publicize availability of workshops and exercise space

-Maintain social media presence.

How can the LA2050 community and other stakeholders help your proposal succeed

Money (financial capital)

Publicity/awareness (social capital)

Infrastructure (building/space/vehicles, etc.)

Community outreach