LA2050 Grants Challenge applications are open now through June 28th, 2024.

The Goddess Mercado

A safe and inclusive community marketplace. A mercado that empowers and inspires new and economic development. A community that promotes entrepreneurship and creativity within our under-represented Latinx youth, women and LGBTQ+ communities.


1 Submitted Idea

  • CREATE ·2023 Grants Challenge

    Inclusive Marketplace promoting culture & economic development

    An inclusive monthly market-place supporting celebration & preservation of diverse local culture as well as community empowerment & economic development. Low vendor fees allow local youth, women, and LGBTQ vendors to reinvest in their mobile business. Free stage allows for residents to launch, promote or showcase talents. Free business and healing workshops are offered to community, virtually and on location. Increase community engagement, visibility promotes tolerance and acceptance of diverse local cultures & communities in green spaces.