About Ladera Heights

Ladera Heights is an unincorporated neighborhood in Los Angeles County, California. The population was 6,498 in the 2010 census. Culver City lies to our West, Baldwin Hills neighborhood to our North, View Park-Windsor Hills to our East, and Westchester to our South. While we are a predominately African American community, we welcome new residents of all backgrounds and beliefs.

Our Mission

The Ladera Heights Civic Association exists to ensure that our community remains an exceptional place to live, work, learn, play, and invest.

About the Ladera Heights Civic Association

The Ladera Heights Civic Association was formed in 1955 and exists today to help keep a great quality of life for our residents. We host monthly community meetings, frequent events, and help fund some of our neighborhood's most important programs. We would love for you to join our association to help us keep our tight-knit sense of community and forward progress as one of LA's premier communities.

Our community members pay annual dues for each calendar year. We are a 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization that funds many community programs and projects. In addition to keeping the community informed on the latest issues, we also provide funds to local programs for children, seniors, and animals.


The specific purpose of this Association is to serve as a civic association
representing the owners and renters of those properties located in that portion of the
County and City of Los Angeles, California, within USPS Zip Code 90056,
commonly known as Ladera Heights, and the Heights at Ladera in the City of
Inglewood, 90302; and to promote educational and charitable purposes within the
meaning of Section 501(c) of the Internal Revenue Code and to maintain and
beautify the Ladera Heights community.


The general boundaries of the Ladera Heights Civic Association are as follows:
All residences and business entities within USPS Zip Code 90056 and the Heights
at Ladera.


LHCA Board of Directors

Our volunteer Directors are elected to two-year terms by our community each November. There are several committees led by our board that we welcome anyone in the community to join. If you're interested in running for election, please contact us for more information.

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Ezra Bolds


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David Oliver


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Connie Steppes

John McWhirter

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Dr. Stewart L. Gilbert

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Alvetia Smith

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Desobry Bowens



Brian Hale, Sr.

 Vice President

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Teresa Taylor-Bolds

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Chiquita Emel

Our Vision

Los Angeles is rapidly changing before our eyes and believe that doubling-down on in-person community will help keep our neighborly values intact while embracing the exciting future ahead.


We believe that strong neighbors build a strong community

We Need Your Support Today!