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Upcoming Events

  1. Arte para la Salud Cerebral
    August 31 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  2. Arte para la Salud Cerebral
    September 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Latest News

One thing that always strikes me when I walk into city hall is the pictures on display. Showcased is the diversity of our city council members and mayor as well as our city’s unique trio of additional elected positions (our city auditor, prosecutor, and attorney). One powerful face is missing from this wall, but it took me a few years to even notice it. I’ve lived in Long Beach since November 2008. At that time, I was working on my … read more

On July 20th, BHC’s Parent Organizing Workgroup (POW) celebrated the close of its parent committee’s inaugural school year. Parents were recognized for their work together to identify their vision and priorities for change within the school system. Participants were selected by each of POW’s six organizational members and had the opportunity to attend meetings to share their experiences and learn more about their schools and the district, co-organize and attend the Voices and Visions Town Hall in March, and share … read more

(español abajo)  In 2010, The California Endowment invited the Long Beach community to join thirteen other communities statewide in a ten-year exploration of how we can create healthier places for youth and adults to grow and thrive. Over the past two months, organizations and residents came together to celebrate our movement for health equity and look towards the remaining five years of our initiative and imagine the possibilities for change. Read more… Since the early days of our planning in … read more