Long Beach Human Dignity Program

Mayor Foster and Councilman Andrews to Lead 6th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Candlelight Peace March

$2.8 Million Federal Grant Mayor Bob Foster As a part of the City of Long Beach Peace Week activities, Mayor Bob Foster, Councilman Dee Andrews, and distinguished community members will be leading the 6th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Candlelight Peace March.

Councilman Dee Andrews and Others Announce “Vision of Peace Project”

25th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace & Unity Parade Councilman Dee Andrews As a part of the City of Long Beach Peace Week activities, Councilman Dee Andrews and the City of Long Beach Human Dignity Program are pleased to announce “Visions of Peace Project”. Entries will have a special reading on Wednesday, January 16th at 6:00 PM, at Martin Luther King Jr.

Dialogue with LBPD Continues Next Week at United Cambodian Community

save suicidal man The community is invited to dialogue with Long Beach Police Officers on Monday, March 28 and on Wednesday, March 30, from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. The evening will be a unique opportunity for residents and law enforcement officers to engage in productive dialogue about perceptions and expectations of each other while exploring ways to improve police-community relations. 

Anti-Defamation League Honors LBPD Commander Josef Levy for Combating Hate

commander-josef-levy-thumb Commander Josef Levy The Long Beach Police Department is proud to announce that the Anti-Defamation League will be recognizing Long Beach Police Commander Josef Levy with the Helene and Joseph Sherwood Prize for Combating Hate.

City of Long Beach Awarded CALGRIP Grant to Combat Gang Violence

beware of scams A Community Partnership for a Community Based Approach to Reducing Youth and Gang Violence Long Beach’s efforts to reduce gang violence, improve public safety and support gang prevention and intervention activities just received a major boost.

Savor A Taste Of World Cultures October 9

human-dignity In celebration of Cultural Diversity Month, Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster, 6th District Councilman Dee Andrews and the City of Long Beach Human Dignity Program are hosting a Cultural Diversity Festival on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at the Petrolane Boys & Girls Club at Martin Luther King Jr.

Volunteer Hate Crime Responders Ready for Action

end-bigotry-begin-tolerance CCEJ Volunteers Twenty-one dedicated community volunteers recently completed 17 hours of training by The California Conference for Equality and Justice (CCEJ)to assist victims of hate crime and bias incidents in the City of Long Beach.

Councilman Dee Andrews and City of Long Beach Human Dignity Program Offers A Taste Of World Cultures

diversity Cultural Diversity Festival In celebration of Cultural Diversity Month, 6th District Councilman Dee Andrews and the City of Long Beach Human Dignity Program are hosting a Cultural Diversity Festival on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at the John and Alice Wallace/Petrolane Boys & Girls Club at Martin Luther King Jr.

Human Dignity Program Seeks Volunteers for Assistance Team

long-beach-city-seal The City of Long Beach Human Dignity Program is now recruiting volunteers for the 2010-2011 Assistance Team.  The program teaches volunteers how to assist victims of hate crime and bias incidents in the City of Long Beach.

New Generations Celebrates Second Annual “Gift”

new generations the gift Neighbors and families attended the second annual “The Gift,” an event hosted by non-profit New Generations NG of Long Beach on January 9. The Washington Middle School soccer field at 1450 Cedar Avenue in Long Beach transformed into a carnival of fun from noon to 3 p.m.

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