Maximizing our impact.

Our people make LA’s BEST extraordinary, which is why we dedicated the 2020-2021 annual report to them.






View our 2021-2022 Annual Report and Executive Summary. 


Throughout the pandemic, LA’s BEST staff bravely rose to the challenge to meet the community’s most immediate needs. While school campuses were closed, staff provided in-person supervision for children of essential LAUSD employees and children with the greatest needs.

Read our digital 2021 Annual Report: Rising to the Challenge. Download the Executive Summary.

Read our digital 2020 Annual Report: Cultivating Community Connections. Download the Executive Summary.


Read our digital 2019 Annual Report: Lives Full of Choices. Download the Executive Summary.

Read our digital 2018 Annual Report: Explore. Engage. Expand. 

Read our digital 2017 Annual Report: Our People Are Everything

Read our digital 2016 Annual Report: Choosing Brighter Futures

“I knew LA’s BEST had a major impact on kids and their families. I was also impressed with how efficient and effective LA’s BEST was in its use of funds.This is still true today and the reason I enjoy being a member of the Board.”
– Bob Wicke, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP