The Inner-City Games Los Angles holds various athletic competitions throughout Los Angles County. Sports activities include a swimming competition, softball tournament, basketball tournament and much more.
For the past twenty-five years the Los Angeles Dodgers organization has given their support to helping the youth of the Inner-City Games and the Hollenbeck Youth Center. Each year, we honor the Dodgers and our major supporters at this event for their commitment to our organization, our youth and our community.
In an effort to make inner-city families healthier, the Blue Cross of California Health Fair provides thousands in our community with valuable health screening services that include check-ups, advice on how to prevent diseases, health awareness and much more. Hospitals and medical clinics participate in this important heath fair that helps, and saves, many youths and families.
A Los Angeles tradition for the past twenty-five years, the Miracle on First Street Christmas Toy Giveaway provides thousands of inner-city youth with toys just in time for the Christmas holiday. The Miracle on First Street has brought numerous celebrities, professional athletes and dignitaries together for the sake of underprivileged youth.
ICGLA Academic Competitions puts the creative and artistic talents of
inner-city youths to the test at the Annual Essay & Art Competition. Hosted by the
Los Angeles Times, this competition awards youth with various gifts and prizes for their participation and talent. Age categories are from K-12.
The ICGLA Golf Tournament invites numerous celebrities, sponsors and major supporters for a day on the links. An auction of various memorabilia from the world of professional sports, Hollywood and the music industry is also held during a dinnertime reception.
A long-time supporter of the Inner-City Games, the Los Angeles Dodgers
have contributed up to 3,000 tickets to the ICGLA’s Dodger Family Night and
have sponsored several fundraisers and special events. Dodger players, both past and present, have also shown a great deal of support and mentoring to our youth.
Thanks to many sports organizations, ICGLA youth are invited to attend exciting sports games throughout the season. One of the most popular events of the year, ICGLA youth are always excited to see their favorite Lakers and Clippers.