Community Literature Initiative

Cause Area

  • Arts & Culture
  • Community
  • Education & Literacy
  • LGBTQ+
  • Race & Ethnicity


2702 W Florence AveLos Angeles, CA 90043 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Create an inclusive and accessible space for poetry.


CLI is a small Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization that is dedicated to uplifting the voices of people in marginalized communities by providing accessible poetry and literature resources. Within CLI, the Sims Library of Poetry aims to engage with the South L.A. community by offering a space to read, write, study, perform, and appreciate poetry. And the World Stage Press (WSP) is an independent publishing press that edits, designs, and publishes local manuscripts. WSP oversees and manages full-cycle book production, publishing, and local distribution.


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