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The Los Angeles Police Department has become more inclusive of women and people of color within its ranks, which can benefit African American communities.

During the Intro to LAFD course, candidates, some with no prior experience, get the physical feel of a firefighter’s job. Photos by Jason Lewis

The African-American firefighters association introduces people to the physical requirements of the job.  

Realtor Michael D. Allen helps people buy and sell homes in Baldwin Hills, Ladera Heights, View Park, Windsor Hills, Leimert Park and surrounding areas. Photos by Jason Lewis

Careers as a realtor and a residential loan originator can be a grind, but they come with great rewards.