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The public is invited to attend a Strengthening Families Conference, as part of the City’s Safe Long Beach efforts, on Saturday, May 14, from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm, at Long Beach City College, Building E, 4901 E. Carson Street, Long Beach.
The City of Long Beach recently launched My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Local Action Plan, a significant endeavor to establish and implement new approaches to address the needs and priorities of youth and ensure that all young people, including boys and young men of color, have the opportunity to succeed.
The City of Long Beach hosted the first convening of Safe Long Beach partners, a group consisting of more than 80 government, education, non-profit, community- and faith-based organizations, to collaborate and discuss new ideas for strengthening and aligning resources to prevent violence and achieve the goals and initiatives of Safe Long Beach.
The public is invited to attend a Safe Long Beach Harvest Fair aimed at strengthening community and promoting safety throughout the City. Bringing together City departments, the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD), community-based organizations, non-profit organizations, and residents, the Safe Long Beach Harvest Fair will highlight a wide range of resources available to help families lead safe and healthy lives.
The City of Long Beach together with the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) hosted a free two-day training course for professionals who work with children of incarcerated parents.
The City of Long Beach on Saturday celebrated the graduation of the Neighborhood Leadership Program class of 2015, a group of 32 grassroots residents who have been empowered to become better leaders and foster positive change throughout Long Beach neighborhoods.
Long Beach residents can enjoy a fun-filled family event aimed to promote safety throughout the City. Bringing together residents, nonprofit organizations, community-based organizations, and City departments, the Safe Long Beach Fair will highlight a wide range of resources available to help residents and families lead safe and healthy lives.