League of Women Voters of Los Angeles,

California Institute of Health and Social Services, Inc.,

and the

Wallace Arts Foundation

welcomed the

Open World/LWVUS Civic Hosting Program Russian Delegates,

September 8.


51st District Assemblymember Curren D. Price Jr. presents a Proclamation to a Russian Delegate.


Left to Right: Delegate, Yelena Borodina; CIHSS Director, Colleen Anderson; Delegate Lidiya Nasrtdinova; Delegate Alexsandr Sirotkin; Assemblymember Price; LWVLA President Liza White; CSUN/LWVLA intern; Visiliy Zhidkov; Facilitator Oksana Nosova; CSUN/LWVLA intern; Wallace Arts Foundation Executive Director, Wanda Wallace


Wallace Arts Foundation President Don C. Wallace speaks to the delegates about the foundation’s History, Mission and Programs and role in the community.


Wallace Arts Foundation Music Programs Director Victorya Moultrie performs a classical music selection for the Russian Delegates.


Wallace Arts Foundation’s Board Members are acknowledged.


Assemblymember Price addressing the Russian Delegates


Delegate Visiliy Zhidkov responds to the warm reception given them by the attendees.


Everyone enjoys the refreshments provided at the Welcoming Event held at the CIHHS offices.





September 10th Visit to California African American Museum


LWVLA President Liza White, Wallace Arts Foundation (WWAF) members Wanda Wallace, Nicole Warmsley, and Cleo “Twinstarr” Hill Jackson; taking a brief break at the California African American Museum (CAAM).


Delegates enjoying the Exhibits at the CAAM.


Delegates, LWVLA and WWAF members entering the African American Journey West exhibit at the CAAM.