Operation Progress LA | Uncategorized
1
archive,category,category-uncategorized,category-1,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,select-theme-ver-3.7,vertical_menu_enabled, vertical_menu_transparency vertical_menu_transparency_on,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0.1,vc_responsive

Parent Spotlight: Maria F.

Family is everything to Maria. Mother of two OP scholars, Alexa (4th grade) and Sergio (6th grade), who are both enrolled at St. Lawrence, Maria has lived in Watts for 15 years, but comes from a small town in Jalisco, Mexico. She describes her upbringing...

Neveah K. – February’s Scholar of the Month

 Nevaeh K. is a first year OP Scholar and is in the 4th grade at San Miguel Catholic School. She is settling into her new school nicely, excelling with a 3.86 GPA. Last semester, she participated in the Arts & Crafts: Market Series where she...

Officer Ortiz – February’s Mentor of the Month

Officer Ortiz has been with Operation Progress since its inception and has been an exceptional advocate and mentor in all his years with us. He officially mentors 3 OP Scholars, Destiny, Daisy, and Rosie, but unofficially supports 4 additional Scholars. He constantly checks up on their academics...

Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

It’s Law Enforcement Appreciation Day and we want to appreciate our LAPD mentors for their dedication to their mentees. We can’t thank you all enough for showing up and being phenomenal role models for your mentees and the community you serve. #mentoringmatters#operationprogressla #nationalmentoringmonth   ...

2018 Mentor of the Year – Officer Navarro

Happy New Year! We are so excited to kick off 2019 with #NationalMentoringMonth by honoring our 2018 Mentor of the Year Officer Navarro. OP and her 3 mentees are lucky to have such a dedicated, kind, and thoughtful mentor on #TeamOP. Read more about her on our officer spotlight...

OP participating in LA Clippers Charity Challenge!

Operation Progress is excited to announce our participation in the LA Clippers Foundation Charity Challenge, which is a friendly fundraising campaign launched by the LA Clippers where organizations in the Greater Los Angeles Area compete to raise the most money with the top teams winning grand...

OP Scholar Meryland and OP LAPD Mentor Officer Bustamante on ESPN!

Over the last few months, a film crew from ESPN has been following around OP Scholar Meryland and LAPD mentor Officer Bustamante. In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, they crafted a story about their respective boxing careers and their bond over the intense sport. Watch...

OP LAPD Mentors Vs. Caruso Softball Game

We had a blast at our 3rd annual Caruso vs. OP LAPD mentor softball game. Thank you to Rick Caruso and The Grove for organizing the event and to both teams for playing their hardest! ...

Thank You Print Runner!

Thank you Print Runner for all our wonderful personalized cards, paper!  ...