The mission of the East Los Angeles Residents Association, a 501c4 non-profit organization, is to develop the East Los Angeles community’s social, educational, economic and structural resources through advocacy and civic engagement. Our current objective is to incorporate our community through the Cityhood for East Los Angeles campaign, and become the City of East Los Angeles.


East Los Angeles Residents Association
PO Box 227395
East Los Angeles, CA 90022
Phone (323) 230-8562 | Fax (323) 230-9588
Please direct all general questions to: info@CityhoodForEastLA.org

Media Contact

For all media inquiries, contact Oscar Gonzales at 323-270-6652 or Oscar.Gonzales@CityhoodForEastLA.org


ELARA PAC is a Political Action Committee, established to coordinate electoral and campaign work for the goal of achieving Cityhood for East L.A.

Board of Directors

Oscar Gonzales

President - Oscar.Gonzales@CityhoodForEastLA.org
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Diana Tarango

Vice-President - Diana.Tarango@CityhoodForEastLA.org
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Benjamin Cardenas

2nd Vice-President - Benjamin.Cardenas@CityhoodForEastLA.org
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Alberto Palacios

Parliamentarian - Alberto.Palacios@CityhoodForEastLA.org
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Gustavo Camacho

Treasurer - Gustavo.Camacho@CityhoodForEastLA.org

Yobany Chacon

Secretary - Yobany.Chacon@CityhoodForEastLA.org
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Francisco Cendejas

Director - Francisco.Cendejas@CityhoodForEastLA.org

Kristie Hernandez

Director - Kristie.Hernandez@CityhoodForEastLA.org

Ana Mascareñas

Director - Ana.Mascarenas@CityhoodForEastLA.org

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