Little Tokyo Service Center (LTSC) is committed to improving the lives of underserved individuals and families and promoting the equitable development of ethnic communities and their rich cultural heritage.


Over 6000 social services clients served in 2017


Over 1000 affordable housing units produced


Total 2017 attendance for Far East Lounge activites


Terasaki Budokan

Thanks to community support, LTSC built a big gym in Little Tokyo.

Far East Lounge

The Far East Lounge is a Little Tokyo gathering space for seniors and others to connect and enjoy activities that promote wellness.


+LAB is a bold initiative that allows LTSC to join forces with artists and cultural institutions to find imaginative ways to empower the Little Tokyo community.

First Street North

The First Street North block of Little Tokyo is a critical part of the past and future of our historic neighborhood.

Changing Tides

A partnership initiative between a youth/young adult outreach group and LTSC is dedicated to ending the stigma surrounding mental health and normalizing healthy discussions within the Asian American community.

Santa Monica/Vermont Project

LTSC is partnering with Los Angeles County Metro Transit Authority to build affordable housing, commercial and social service space at the Vermont/Santa Monica station.


Today's your last chance to grab an early bird Sake on the Rocks ticket! Starting tomorrow prices will increase, so this is your last chance for a discounted rate!Sake on the Rocks tickets are ON SALE NOW!We're so excited to bring back our favorite fundraising event of the year. Come celebrate with us! Your ticket includes tons of sake 🍶, tasty food 🍱, non-alcoholic beverages 🍵, and of course supports your favorite nonprofit–LTSC!Hurry! Early bird pricing lasts until the end of June. Use code EARLYBIRD at checkout. Visit to get your tickets! ... See MoreSee Less
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