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

LTSC is leading the community campaign to build 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.


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Little Tokyo Service Center

It’s contest time!!!! Win 2 FREE 🎟 to Straight Outta Little Tokyo - A Fundraiser for the Terasaki Budokan!!!

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Terasaki Budokan, a project of Little Tokyo Service CenterIt’s contest time!!!! Win 2 FREE 🎟 to #StraightOuttaLittleTokyo4!!!

How to enter)
1: 👍 this post!
2: 1 entry = 1 tagged friend + 3 emojis in 1 comment
3: enter multiple times by tagging a different friend in a new comment (don’t forget 3 emojis)!
4: winner will be announced Friday 5/24 at noon! Everyone must be 21+ to attend (sorry teenagers 😬). GOOD LUCK!!!

🎟🕶🎶STRAIGHT OUTTA LITTLE TOKYO is on Sat June 29 and will be a night of 90s hip hop + RnB to benefit Terasaki Budokan (aka the Big Gym in Little Tokyo).

Performing Live 👏👏👏
Trinere + Dj Rodneyo

Special Tribute to Steve Yano 💕🏀🥀

Also Performing 🎤🎚🕶
Elemental Funk, Ho’opala, KeyKool of Visionaries, From the Silence, Paul Dateh, DC Kaze Jones, DJ Rawn, Clipper Darryl, Mr Choc The Beat Junkies

Sponsored by 🙏🙏🙏
Fresh off the Boat, Japangeles, Lucky Lady Casino, キリンビール / KIRIN BEER, Sugatsune America, Inc., Blackmarket, Tsujita LA, Brewyard Beer Company LLC, Cafe Dulce, Lakeshore, Fattykine, Graphic Prints Industries, 626 Night Market, Los Angeles, Banzai Jerky

Community Support by 🤜🤛
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Yesterday, 35 equity organizations across CA submitted a letter to @Scott_Wiener expressing concerns with #SB50. We expressed concerns with affordability requirements, sensitive communities protections & preservation of local policies. Read the letter:

Come to 341fsn tonorrow night for Shoshi’s General Store closing party!! Meet the artists and check out the gorgeous ceramics. Some light snacks and beverages will be provided.