Thai Community Development Center

To advance the social and economic well-being of low- and moderate- income Thais and other ethnic communities in Los Angeles through a broad and comprehensive community development strategy including human rights advocacy, affordable housing, access to healthcare, promotion of small businesses, neighborhood empowerment, and social enterprises.


1 Submitted Idea

  • CREATE ·2022 Grants Challenge
    🎉 Winner

    The Thai Town Marketplace: Making an Impact Through Food, People and Place

    LA2050 will fund the Thai Town Marketplace (TTMP), a new approach to urban revitalization and an innovative “green” community market. Creating the first “Health/Wealth Zone”, the TTMP will deliberately link health and economic outcomes, help low-income residents start their first business, create 18 businesses every three years and over 60 jobs, teach vendors financial and health literacy, host monthly health and information booths for visitors at our nearby farmers’ market, and make local organizations’ social services more accessible.