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Effective October 1st, 2016 CSU has temporarily suspended some of our regular Village Market Place operations.

Effective October 1st, 2016 CSU has temporarily suspended some of our regular Village Market Place operations.  In July 2015, with your support, CSU purchased the Paul Robeson Center. Since then we have been busy imagining the transformation of this 10,000 square foot site, along the Vermont corridor, into the Paul Robeson Community Wellness Center (PRCWC). This process has involved […]

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Save the CSU/Expo Urban Mini Farm

For more than a decade Community Services Unlimited Inc. (CSU) has worked to establish and maintain the CSU/EXPO mini urban farm located at the EXPO Center. The farm is the only space of its kind in South LA, and the only green space in the immediate neighborhood around the EXPO Center. CSU has engaged thousands […]

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CSU Seeking Interns

CSU Seeking Interns All positions are open till filled, hours and days of work are negotiable. All positions are 10 to 15 hours per week, Spanish language skills would be a boon but are not required. Contact: Dyanep1@csuinc.org CSU Social media intern Are you obsessed with finding and sharing stories online? Do your friends look […]

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Earth Day Every Day!

Earth Day Every Day! Like the video? From Sept 2nd, please vote to support our work at:http://myLA2050create.maker.good.is/p…

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Produce News – Cara Cara Oranges & Feverfew

Community Services Unlimited Inc. PRODUCE BAG NEWS Contents: Small Original Bags: Dinosaur Kale, Red Potato, Cara Cara Oranges, Celery or Lettuce, Sweet Peas, Lemons, Chamomile or Feverfew. Diabetic Bags in addition/instead of: Brussels Sprouts, Broccoli. Snack Bags in addition/instead of: Carrots, Blood Oranges, Grapefruit. Large Original Bags in addition/instead of: Cabbage, Onion, Garlic. Featured Item: […]

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CSU Re-rooting Celebration – 4.30pm to 6.30pm

CSU is re-rooting our social enterprise, Village Market Place, to accommodate the on going growth of our produce distribution, value added products and soul full catering. Please join us on Tuesday 24th, hear about our new location and share some food, drink and conversation. Our last day at the Mercado will be Friday September 27th, […]

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Join us for a special guest chef event this coming Friday, August 16th

Bryce Fluellen of Yams Eatery in the house at the Village Market Place – all day Chef Bryce grew up with and loved the food and flavors of the south and now he brings his own unique spin to making his favorite food delicious AND healthy. You simply can’t be anything other than inspired by […]

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We’re hosting the Rooted In Community National Conference this year!

Rooted In Community National Conference Hosted By CSU :: July 24th – 28th Rooted in Community is a national gathering of young people (mostly of color) from around the country engaged in food systems work, it is unique in that is is organized by youth for youth. CSU is proud to be the host of […]

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Produce Bag News: April 20th

Contents: Small Original: Swiss Chard; Carrots or Beets; Asparagus; Clementines or Navel Oranges; Fuji Apples; Red Potatoes; Zucchini. Large Bags (in addition/instead of): Celery or Leeks; Cauliflower; Lettuce; Spinach, Sweet Potatoes, Cara Cara Oranges; White or Green Onions; Rosemary or Pineapple Sage. Small Diabetic Bags (in addition/instead of): Celery Snack Bags (in addition/instead of): Carrot […]

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Earth Day South LA – TAKE BACK THE BLOCK FUNDRAISER – Free Family Event!

Earth Day South LA-TAKE BACK THE BLOCK FUNDRAISER–Free Family Event!– APRIL 8TH 2pm to 7pm Donations Requested Click here to RSVP on Facebook. This year’s Earth Day South LA is our usual family freindly event packed with fun/educational activities spanning many issues pertinent to the heatlh of our planet. MUSIC Mark “Djank Munkee” Gutierrez of […]

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