The Empowerment Congress is comprised of a broad-based and diverse constituency made up of community residents, representatives of the Neighborhood Councils and block clubs, social and human service organizations, academic and religious institutions, business interests and individual citizens. The membership reflects the wealth of experience, expertise and skills that are resident in the Los Angeles County Second District. By becoming a member of the Empowerment Congress, you can participate in our various committees and help empower our communities. By completing our online membership form, you will be contacted about ways in which you can get involved. We encourage you to get involved in one of our committees. If you have any questions, please call (213) 346-3247. You can leave us a message and your call will be returned to address any questions you might have.