Community Economic Development

Since 1999, Chinatown Service Center’s Small Business Program has provided free and essential small business development services to businesses in Chinatown, the San Gabriel Valley, and beyond.

Asset Building and Financial Management Program aims to provide financial management classes and individualized case management services to low-to-moderate income individuals and families. Clients will better understand their financial situations, apply gained knowledge to resolve financial issues, and build financial capacity.


We offer in-language support—including Cantonese, Mandarin, and English—in culturally appropriate settings.

(213) 808-1700

To empower clients with
knowledge and skills in personal
finance, and to help them successfully create pathways to financial well-being.


Free financial management
classes and free financial coaching and case management.

All services are FREE and confidential!

Free financial management classes

 Engage participants in learning and discussion on various financial topics on how to make sound financial decisions. A series of workshops are regularly conducted.


Free financial coaching and case management

Case Managers work one-on-one with clients to set objectives and goals for their specific needs, and to develop action plans to help them change behavior and resolve financial issues.


Increase Income

Assistance in starting a business, access to supportive services (e.g. CalFresh, CAPI, SSI, WIC, TANF, etc.), claiming your tax credits (childcare, earned income tax credits), energy assistance, seeking financial aid for college (FAFSA, scholarships, grants).


Credit Counseling

Understanding credit score, establish, build, maintain, and repair personal credit.


Increase Savings

Create a cash reserve, referrals to special savings programs.

Program Sponsors

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 Address. 767 N. Hill Street, Suite 400, Los Angeles, CA 90012

General Inquiry. (213) 808-1700

Clinical Appointment. (213) 808 1792

Chinatown Service Center is a qualified 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization (EIN #: 95-2918844) and
all donations funds are 100% Tax-Deductible to the full extent of the law.

Chinatown Service Center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233 (g)-(n).


Chinatown Service Center is an FTCA deemed facility.

Chinatown Service Center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals. 

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