Organizations Leading Policy and Social Change

The Jemmott Rollins Group has a reputation of providing excellent consulting services to help nonprofits navigate through organizational, operational and societal challenges. JRG is privileged to have worked with organizations leading significant policy and social justice change efforts within California and nationwide. Please contact us, if you have questions about the projects listed below or if you would like to engage our services.

Key Projects

City of Vernon:
The city of Vernon is the home to several industries, including food and agriculture, apparel, steel, plastics, logistics and home furnishings. It also maintains strong philanthropic ties with the neighboring communities where much its workforce lives, providing significant financial support for public services like health care and education.

Vernon CommUNITY Fund provides charitable contributions to community-based organizations and governmental agencies in support of efforts to improve the quality of life, strengthen families and affirm Vernon’s ties with neighboring communities.

Los Angeles Council District 8:
Council District 8 encompasses parts of South Los Angeles and spawns from Baldwin Hills to the border of Watts. Neighborhoods include Vermont Knolls, King Estates, Canterbury Knolls, Park Mesa Heights, Baldwin Hills, Hyde Park, Chesterfield Square, Vermont Vista, Green Meadows, View Heights and West Park Terrace. It is currently represented by Councilmember Margueece Harris-Dawson.

Community-Based Organization Grant Fund Council District 8 established the Community Based Organization Grant Fund to enhance and complement funding available to non-profits located in the district. The fund is focused towards non-profit organizations with modest budgets that benefit residents in CD8.

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation:
In honor of its founder, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is dedicated to philanthropic support in several key areas of society. In South Los Angeles, the foundation collaborates with community advocates, nonprofits, city, county, state, other foundations and the private sector to identify solutions to chronic homelessness.

South LA Innovative Collaborative to Impact Homelessness

Past Clients

Avery Dennison Corporate Foundation Connections for Children Multnomah County
Black Alliance for Just Immigration Congregations Organized
for Prophetic Engagement
(Inland Empire Faith-based coalition)
Blue Shield of California Foundation Crystal Stairs Public Health Institute,
Center for Collaborative Planning
California Association of Nonprofits East Los Angeles Community Corporation SLATE-Z: South Los Angeles
Transit Empowerment Zone
California Community Foundation Knotts Family & Parenting Institute Strategic Concepts in Organizing
and Policy Education: SCOPE
California Legislative Black Caucus La Piana Consulting Special Needs Network, Inc.
California Partnership to
End Domestic Violence
LA Care Health Plan The Annenberg Foundation
Casey Family Programs Liberty Hill Foundation The California Endowment
Center for Nonprofit Management Los Angeles Housing Services Authority The California Black Legislative Caucus
Community Coaltion Loyola Marymount University Tides Foundation
Community Health Councils Northern California Grantmakers U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
(Office of the Regional Public Health Officer)
Community Development Technologies
(a division of Los Angeles
Trade Technical College)
Marguerite Casey Foundation