Long Beach Alpert Jewish Community Center

Presentation Examines Driver Safety and Independence for Older Adults

Driving Issues facing older adults The Older Adult Transportation Taskforce will host their first seminar next month designed for caregivers and concerned family members who may soon face the difficult question: What happens when driving starts to become unsafe for aging adults?

Mental Health Forum to Address Needs of Returning Veterans

veteran-dog-tags With the United States fighting wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, it is estimated that at least 40 percent of returning veterans will need some type of mental health service or support. Returning veterans are invited to attend a free Veterans Forum on Friday, May 11, from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Alpert Jewish Community Center, 3801 E.

St. Mary Foundation Awards Over $100,000 in Grants to Local Non-Profits

St Mary Medical Center Awards Grants (Left to right, standing) Wendy Puzarne, Jewish Family & Children’s Services; Mary Walton, Interval House; Bill Cruikshank, Meals on Wheels of Long Beach; Thyda Duong, Interval House; Alan Terway, Westside Neighborhood Clinic; Jeff Antonoff, Alpert Jewish Community Center; and Denise Dahlhausen, For the Child.(Left to right, seated) Barbara Lieberman-Jones, Children’s Dental Health Clinic; Felton Williams, Chair, St.

Councilwoman Schipske Hosts Annual “Community Baby Shower;” Supports Perinatal Depression Awareness Month

Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske has partnered with Long Beach Cares, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and others for this year’s “Community baby Shower” to help some of Long Beach’s expectant mothers.

Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services to Host Veterans Forum

Army Ball The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services is hosting a Veterans Forum on Friday, May 13, 2011 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Alpert Jewish Community Center at 3801 E. Willow Ave, Long Beach, CA 90815. The event will provide education regarding current veteran issues in the Long Beach community.

Long Beach Basket Brigade Making a Difference One Family At a Time

Basket Delivery EverythingLongBeach.com recently spoke with Kym Livesay, Vice President of Long Beach Basket Brigade, via email. They talked about the inspirations and challenges of running a nonprofit organization in Long Beach. How long has Long Beach Basket Brigade been around?

Long Beach Basket Brigade Fundraiser for Holiday Baskets

lb-basket-brigade Poker & Bunco Tournaments On September 24, 2010, the Long Beach Basket Brigade, a Long Beach non-profit organization, will host its 2nd Annual Poker & Bunco Tournaments to raise funds for Thanksgiving holiday baskets to be delivered to hundreds of needy families throughout the Long Beach community.

Jewlicious Festival celebrates with 3 days of contemporary Jewish culture

#gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Comedian Lizzy Cooperman, Girls Behaving Badly Grammy-nominated recording artist Matisyahu Rabbi Yonah Bookstein, founder of Jewlicious The sixth annual Jewlicious Music, Arts and Culture Festival took place over the weekend at the Alpert Jewish Community Center in Long Beach.

Volunteer Village matches volunteers and nonprofits

volunteer village long beach city college Volunteer Village, the one stop shopping event for matching potential volunteers with nonprofit and public agencies will be taking place on Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at the Liberal Arts Campus (LAC) of Long Beach City College for the first time.

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