Drew Child Development Corporation

Cause Area

  • Advocacy & Human Rights
  • Children & Youth
  • Community
  • Education & Literacy


1770 E 118TH STLOS ANGELES, CA 90059 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Drew Child Development Corporation prepares the children of Watts-Willowbrook, Compton and South Los Angeles to succeed and thereby strengthen our community.


Drew Child Development Corporation (Drew CDC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the education and well-being of at-risk children in South Los Angeles, CA. Since 1987, Drew CDC's community-based programs have provided a variety of essential services to the underserved and culturally diverse families in our community. Drew CDC currently helps over 16,000 children and families every year.

  • Accountability...We are answerable to our stakeholders for our processes and outcomes.
  • Integrity...We use complete honesty and sincerity in all of our interactions.
  • Respect...We honor, value and recognize those we work for and with.
  • Quality...We promote and sustain excellence in our commitment to the community.
  • Promote Mental and Physical Health...We assist, develop and support excellent mental and physical health.
  • Family Focus...We maintain that families, parents, children, teens and relatives are our main focus.
  • Strength Based...We identify and celebrate the energy, vitality, and persistence in individuals and groups that promote and enable positive results.
  • Coalition and Community Building...We work collectively and responsibly in meeting the challenges in building and maintaining our community.
  • Creativity...We will always do as much as we can to leave our community more beautiful and beneficial than we inherited it.


Would you recommend Drew Child Development Corporation?
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by Susie M. from Los Angeles, CA (January 5, 2012)
I had an opportunity to participate in a Christmas party held for the children by the Family Preservation program, and it was awesome! The children and the adults had fun. There were games, music, a Santa, gifts, cupcakes, food, arts and crafts activities, and much more. I look forward to next year!

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