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Upcoming Events

  1. Long Beach Repair Cafe – October 2017
    October 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Latest News

There’s no shortage of creative solutions to improving health in Long Beach based off the 28 project proposals we received for the 2017 cycle of the BHCLB mini-grants. This summer, the BHCLB steering committee awarded $9,994 to 8 collaborative projects that align with our Community Action Plan (CAP). The selected projects range in target areas from food access to justice reform, economic inclusion to parent and student engagement, and more. Incarcerated Now Reintegrated (INR) by Project ALOFA CAP Target Change(s): … read more

In a response to an administrative complaint brought by parents and community organizations, the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE) has found that the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) misallocated $24 million in funds meant to increase or improve services for high need students last year. As a result, the school district will have to make significant adjustments to its education spending plan to provide increased services for students this school year. While the California Department of Education … read more

Building Healthy Communities: Long Beach is happy to announce our sixth cycle of Mini-Grants! Over the past five years, we have awarded grants to 43 projects for a total of $57,542. We’re excited to provide support for community projects that will have a positive impact in Long Beach neighborhoods facing significant  health inequities. The BHC Long Beach Mini-Grant was created to: Support informal groups (501c3 status is not required); Provide an opportunity for learning and development; Directly support creative projects … read more