Digital Media Specialist

We're Hiring: Digital Media Specialist

CLICK HERE TO APPLY  (This link will take you offsite to a Google application form) POSITION SUMMARY: The Digital Media Specialist is a mid-level, permanent, full-time, position that primarily handles the creation of social media and other digital media content related to the needs of the organization in collaboration with the Media and Communications team. … Read more

Early Post-Election Analysis

A pink and orange background with palm trees and water color splotches with the text “EARLY ELECTION ANALYSIS - Midterms 2022” and the La Defensa logo

🗳 While it’s still too early to call many of yesterday’s election races, early results show that California voters are ready to stand in solidarity and vote for #progressive #CareFirst policies, accountability, and candidates who work for our communities instead of perpetuating harmful systems of oppression. 💥 We are so proud of the showing all … Read more

Meet Our New Executive Director: Ivette Alé-Ferlito

Ivette & Eunisses

We are thrilled to introduce you to our new Executive Director Ivette Alé-Ferlito. Ivette, one of the co-founders of La Defensa, has officially taken the helm of the organization, as our other co-founder, Eunisses, steps into her new role as Los Angeles City Council Member of the First District. Ivette transitions to La Defensa from … Read more

Community Organizer

Apply for our Part Time Community Organizer position!

Submit your Application This position must be filled in a timely manner and qualified applicants will be subjected to a quick turnaround. Interviews may start as early as the week of April 11, 2022. POSITION SUMMARY:  The La Defensa Community Organizer is a part-time, non-exempt position that is primarily responsible for aiding in the day-to-day … Read more