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Upcoming Events

  1. Know Your Rights Workshop
    May 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Long Beach Repair Cafe 2017
    June 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Latest News

The Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) is violating state law by misallocating more than $40 million of state education funding that is specifically designed to increase or improve services for low-income students, English language learners and foster youth, according to an administrative complaint filed today by Public Advocates, Inc. on behalf of Children’s Defense Fund-California (CDF-CA), Latinos in Action and parents of low-income and English learner students. The complaint asserts that LBUSD is not meeting the promise of equity … read more

Not too long ago I sat in the lobby of a fancy hotel in Oakland’s city center wading through my email inbox before the beginning of a work “retreat” (AKA long meeting). “You are Not Your Performance” read the subject line on an email from Move to End Violence. I was on day 17 of their 21-day self-care challenge and the day’s message started, “In our hectic world, there is often an unyielding pressure to perform in a certain way, … read more

With the year coming to a close, reflecting back on 2016 reminds us of the progress we’ve made towards health equity and the complex challenges that continue to lie ahead. Fortunately, this year’s accomplishments and the future wins in 2017 and beyond are because of the organizing and community power built over years of working on community-centered solutions for positive social change. In 2016, Long Beach saw advancements in many of our target changes as laid out in our Community … read more