“The Hollywood Beautification Team is a shining example of the kind of spirit that is turning Los Angeles around. Their dedication and energy are changing Hollywood and have a ripple affect throughout our city. Thanks to the team for a terrific job of making Los Angeles a more beautiful place to live and visit.”

Richard Riordan, State Secretary of Education / Former Mayor of Los Angeles


 “HBT has evolved out of the community and clearly understands how to organize the community and employ volunteers. It is an agency that delivers quality projects and establishes quality partnerships. Its work will be admired and respected for years to come.”

Jackie Goldberg, California State Assemblymember


“The beautification project has had a very positive impact on our school environment and school pride. The overall improvement in appearance has been phenomenal. The quality of the work is superb. We feel very fortunate to have had this opportunity and would recommend it to any organization.”

Dee Dee Lonon, Principal, Utah Street School


“HBT takes the lead in seeing the need, and meets that need. It’s a reliable, respected community organization with a heart, that goes the extra mile.”

Merle Singer President, Yucca Corridor Coalition

 “Working with HBT was a wonderful experience for me. I acquired many different skills and I can’t put into words how much I enjoyed passing those skills and knowledge to younger kids.”

Zarine Ibranyan, 11th Grade