Established in 1979, Little Tokyo Service Center (LTSC) is a social service and community development organization that improves the lives of individuals and families and promotes the rich heritage of Southern California’s ethnic communities.


Over 6000 clients served in 2016


Affordable housing units complete


Languages spoken by LTSC social workers


Girl's basketball event by terasaki budokan

Terasaki Budokan

LTSC is working to bring a decades-old community dream to LA’s Little Tokyo—a multipurpose sports and community center.

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.

Guests of FEL taking a picture for Little tokyo service center
Little Tokyo service center visiting +LAB Exhibit


Through the +LAB initiative, LTSC teams up with artists and arts institutions to find imaginative ways to empower the Little Tokyo community.


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


Join us on Sunday, May 15 from 11am - 2pm for a Su#TogetherTowardsHealth Free food, music and COVID-19 vaccines for the whole family. For every person who receives a vaccine at the event, you’ll get a $20 gift card while supplies last. Cool down with some shave ice and enjoy outdoor fun with music with us!@capublichealth#VaccinesSaveLives#TogetherTowardsHealth ... See MoreSee Less
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Skylight is excited to team up with @LTSC to fill the library shelves at their Mi CASA after school youth program! You can shop our wishlists at the link below to donate books at a 20% discount now through June 1st. 📚🥰

This Saturday, join us for a day of voter engagement to get #UnitedToHouseLA on the 2022 ballot ✊

Our pitch is simple: ask those who profit the most from LA's housing market to pay a little more so everyone benefits.

If you can't RSVP, retweet 😉


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