Broken elevators and cockroach infestations: Residents protest owner of Chinatown senior building

Cathay Manor seniors and supporters continue to put pressure on local and Federal government officials and the judicial system to bring oversight into the misuse of public funds by slumlord Don Toy. By CBSLA Staff March 29, 2022 / 12:07 PM / CBS Los Angeles Chinese language press coverage: http://video.sinovision.net/?id=67179&mobile=yes 

10AM March 29: Support the Cathay Manor Seniors in LA Chinatown

(From Chinatown Community for Equitable Development – CCED): Last year, the 16-story building’s elevators broke down for more than 45 days and forced elderly and disabled residents to walk up multiple flights of stairs or to stay in their rooms without access to essential resources. Past and recent inspections by the Department of Housing and … Read more

Historic Wintersburg Site Burned: SOSN Letter to Huntington Beach City Council and Mayor

March 24 Update Historic Wintersburg Fire investigation ongoing and official fire investigation reports pending Read more herehttps://historicwintersburg.blogspot.com/2022/03/fire-investigation-ongoing-and-official.html Watch videos from the March 19 Press Conference/Rally: https://safetywalks.org/nearly-100-rally-to-call-for-independent-investigation/

Help Deliver Cathay Manor Seniors’ Demands to the HUD and Attorney General

Cathay Manor Town Hall photo

Take action now to support Cathay Manor seniors in Chinatown! Stop the elder abuse by slumlord Don Toy! Call and email HUD to fire slumlord Don Toy and to ensure Cathay Manor is restored to habitable affordable housing: tinyurl.com/HUDsupportCM+1-202-708-0005+1-202-708-1112 Call and email Attorney General Rob Bonta to launch a financial audit of C.C.O.A. Housing Corporation … Read more

Support the Seniors of Cathay Manor!

In support of the Cathay Manor seniors, Save Our Seniors  Network members attend the press conference with City, County and Congressional representative officials on Monday, November 15. If you have access to Instagram, you can watch a video replay of the November 15 press conference here: https://www.instagram.com/p/CWTy2spp_89/

Act Now to Support Cathay Manor Seniors!

Elderly tenants of a low-income senior housing complex protest unsafe living conditions and demand accountability from landlords, developers and politicians. https://knock-la.com/cathay-manor-tenant-struggles-of-la-chinatown/ Chronically broken elevators, dangerous stairwells without proper lighting, a non-functional laundry room, inconsistent hot water, and cockroach infestations–this is only a partial list of the grievances named by the elderly tenants of Cathay Manor, … Read more

30 More Days to Win Hillside Villa Apartments

On Monday, September 13, Save Our Seniors Network members hit the phones to lobby on behalf of Hillside Villa Tenants in Chinatown as they continue their fight to get Los Angeles City Council to buy their apartment building from abusing slumlord, Tom Botz. Follow the Hillside Villa Tenants Twitter account to see tweets from the … Read more

SOS Network Standing in Solidarity with 651 N. Broadway Tenants!

On Thursiday, August 26, members of SOS Network joined Chinatown Community for Equitable Development (CCED) at an event in support of the tenants at 651 N. Broadway in Chinatown, Los Angeles.  651 N. Broadway is a “single room occupancy” building of renters, many of whom have been living there for decades and several are now … Read more

51st Annual Chicano Moratorium

51st Chicano Morotorium

CSO has been a supporter of the SOS Network campaign against Pacifica Companies’ attack on bilingual and bi-cultural senior care for Japanese American and Japanese seniors and in opposition to accelerated gentrification and displacement in Boyle Heights and Lincoln Heights.  Please support their work: https://centrocso.wordpress.com