TV SHOW

Owning a Piece of America


INFORM… INSPIRE… ENGAGE… highlighting the colorful immigrant population of the Los Angeles region. Produced by the NDC and the NAAC and licensed by Spectrum

The ‘television program Owning a Piece of America" aims to provide to a wide range of Californians three basic but essential components for what we believe will greatly contribute to the success of the community:

1.) Financial and consumer education, including small business development and housing issues;
2.) Lifestyle and health education; and
3.) Community and government relations.

Over the past years, the show reaches approximately 5 million viewers in California weekly, and is passionate in its efforts to continue serving California communities as the show takes on a brand new look. Because NDC's greatest cause is to equip communities to know more so that they may do more, Owning a Piece of America is the extension of the NDC and NAAC's humble effort to serve families and individuals of all backgrounds into living their very best life.

Whether it be through credit counseling, HUD-approved mortgage counseling, referral to resources, fitness segments, and more, Owning a Piece of America brings in some of the nation's leading champions in economic growth and exists as a catalyst in advancing the social power of the communities it reaches.

Through this medium, our message impacts Owning a Piece of America viewers to act on their ideas and newly acquired knowledge to realize a piece of the American Dream.

"Owning a Piece of America" is broadcast monthly on Spectrum News 1 on Sundays at 9:30 a.m., and the following Saturday at 4:30 p.m.

February 2022

On this episode of "Owning a Piece of America," host Faith Bautista covers the topic of college-based technical training with Migdalia Vazquez-Valle from the Rancho Cucamonga Universal Technical Institute.

Plus, correspondent Yasmine Tanres spends time with Korean R&B artist/songwriter Justin Park. >>

 

January 2022

On this edition of "Owning a Piece of America," host Faith Bautista talks to Paloma Perez, press secretary of the Federal Communications Commission, about the pandemic's negative effect on the digital divide, plus possible solutions. >>
 
 

December 2021

On this year-ending episode of "Owning a Piece of America," host Faith Bautista chats with California Indian Museum executive director Nicole Myers-Lim.

Plus, Lorena Takushi profiles Filipino chef Vallerie Archer of Yamashiro’s Hollywood, and Faith recalls "the best of 2021." >>

 

November 2021

On this episode of Owning a Piece of America, host Faith Bautista tours the new Red Shield Salvation Army Community Center in Long Beach with its primary benefactor, philanthropist Priscilla Hunt and hosts a traditional Filipino feast for front-line nurses. >>

October 2021

In celebration of Filipino Heritage Month, "Owning A Piece of America" host Faith Bautista speaks with California Attorney General Rob Bonta and the City of Los Angeles Board of Public Works Commissioner Jessica Caloza. >>

September 2021

On this episode of Owning a Piece of America, California state Sen. Lena Gonzalez discusses her efforts to shrink the digital divide in her district.

We also have a musical performance by popular Samoan recording artist Jerome Grey and his two sons. >>

August 2021

On this episode of "Owning a Piece of America," host Faith Bautista and State Sen. Monique Limón discuss various consumer protection programs available to Californians.

The show also profiles legendary photographer Dennis Morris. >>

July 2021

On this new episode of "Owning a Piece of America," Faith Bautista talks to Lyft's Strategic Partnerships Manager Julia Kim, who talks about her company’s commitment to offer assistance those who want to get vaccinated but need transportation.

We also take a look at the success of SteelCraft, a local restaurant complex. >>

June 2021

On this edition of "Owning A Piece of America," host Faith Bautista talks about California’s natural disaster preparedness with State Senator Henry Stern. She also takes an in-depth look at LGBTQ issues with Dr. Myeshia Price of The Trevor Project. >>

Special Edition Part 2

On this episode of "Owning A Piece of America," host Faith Bautista presents the second part of her two-part special on violence against the AAPI community. This week’s guests are California State Assemblywoman Janet Nguyen, plus State Senators Ben Hueso and Dave Cortese. >>

April 2021

On this episode of "Owning A Piece of America," host Faith Bautista talks about small business recovery with Martha Miller from the Securities and Exchange Commission, and we get an exclusive tour of the Los Angeles Holocaust Museum. >>

Special Edition

On this special episode of Owning a Piece of America, host Faith Bautista discusses the violence against the Asian American Pacific Islanders community with Congressman Ted Lieu and California Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi. >>

March 2021

On this episode of Owning a Piece of America, host Faith Bautista talks about school re-openings with Ricardo Mireles, executive director of Academia Avance, and Nicolas Sessions, the Edward B. Cole Academy principal. >>

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