Los Angeles, CA (2019)

MLK Wellness Center

A 52,000 sq. ft. medical office building anchored by the MLKCH Community Medical Group.


  • NMTC Amount: $7,956,000
  • Total Project Cost: $32,500,000


  • 277 FTE jobs
  • 100 construction jobs
  • 126,583 patients served
  • Project includes a Federally Qualified Health Center.
  • 52,000 sq. ft. of real estate


Project Description

The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital’s (MLKCH) Wellness Center provides much needed medical services to the residents of south Los Angeles. The $32.5 million, 52,000 sq. ft., medical office building is anchored by the MLKCH Community Medical Group (MLK CMG). MLKCH is a private, nonprofit, safety-net hospital that opened in 2015 supported by a public-private partnership that includes University of California, the state of California and Los Angeles County, which built and equipped the state-of-the-art facility. The project houses MLK CMG specialists and family physicians trained in treating chronic conditions and behavioral health.


Address: 1670 East 120th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90059

Census Tract: 6037540700

Voices from the Community

[The NMTC helped us] address health disparities and providing access to 1.3 million people in one of the most underserved communities in the nation.

-Dyan Sublett, President, MLK Community Health Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

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