Our Mission

The Valley Of Change's mission is to liberate Black people and to defend Indigenous people and all people of color. We strive to do this advocating for policy solutions, community representation, widespread education, and narrative change to accelerate social change and sustainably construct a fair, equitable society.

Meet The Founders

Latora Green

Latora Green is the proud co-founder of the non-profit organization The Valley Of Change which gathers daily at the Sherman Oaks Galleria from 12-8pm to protest for equal rights for ALL inspired by Black Lives Matter.  Latora is a wife, mother and activist raised in Orlando, FL.  She relocated to LA with her family in June 2006 and has been an active part of her local community ever since. With over 15 years of experience in the HR field, Latora has dedicated her time outside of the office to a lifetime of activism; honoring her passion for helping others and giving back to the community.  She has volunteered with the many different food banks, along with volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House, PATH, and many other local organizations.  She always dreamt of creating her own non-profit.  Some of her activist career highlights include planning Healthy and Whole: Alabama Wellness Fair in Birmingham, Alabama and flying to Flint, Michigan to assist during the ongoing water crisis.  When she’s not fighting for global change, Latora enjoys singing, dancing and making people laugh. 

Reggie Watkins

Reggie Watkins is a Husband, Father, Actor and Activist currently residing in Los Angeles, Ca. Born and raised in San Jose, Ca, Reggie starred on the Football Field as a youth and played til a knee injury derailed him at 21. Then he moved onto his 2nd love: Acting/Comedy. Moving to San Diego to work at the La Jolla Comedy Store where he got to learn and watch the greats. Soon after he’d move to LA and work his way into the TV/Film world and now can be seen on multiple platforms, The Biggest Video Game in The World, Award Winning Shows, Trending Nextilx Films, and countless Commercials! Always the “militant” friend of his groups, the recent Killings of Innocent Black Americans at the hands of the police sparked Reggie into Activism, and he Co-Founded a protest group/Community Outreach non-profit organization that became The Valley of Change.

United We Stand