BIG:LEAP (Basic Income Guaranteed: Los Angeles Economic Assistance Pilot)
Basic Income Guaranteed: Los Angeles Economic Assistance Pilot (BIG:LEAP) provides financial relief to over 3,200 Los Angeles based families via a monthly payment of $1,000.
Supports over 3,200 families with $1,000/month
BIG:LEAP is the the largest economic pilot program in the country. Serving approximately over 3,200 Los Angeles based families with a monthly cash deposit of $1,000. The program seeks to provide ongoing financial relief to families impacted by poverty and connect them to the region’s social safety, while also transforming the role of local government in the continued work to uplift our City’s most vulnerable residents from poverty.
To make doing business in L.A. easier for entrepreneurs and small operations, an L.A. Business Portal was created, and then translated into Spanish, for individual entrepreneurs and business owners to plan, start, manage, and grow local businesses.