Now Reading: Long Beach Non-Profits

Nonprofit organizations tell a lot about a community. What does a city care about? You can often tell by the nonprofit groups that they support. It’s obvious that Long Beach cares because there is a strong network of nonprofits serving the local community with the help of committed volunteers.

Sponsor The 82 Annual Great Sand Challenge

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Castle by the Sea, photo by The Trial. Rotaract Long Beach is seeking sponsors for the 82nd Annual Great Sand Sculpture Contest, a free, two-day community festival featuring professional and amateur sand sculpting, arts and crafts, live music and more. 

Long Beach Home Companion Returns to the “Airwaves” for 4th Year

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For the fourth year, politicians, community leaders and actors will gather at the offices of Keesal, Young and Logan to tell stories about Long Beach politics, culture and newsmakers. Tongues firmly in cheek, our Political Players promise to reveal the real truth about all that is happening in town.

LBCF Announces Marcelle Epley New President and CEO; Jim Worsham to Retire

Marcelle Epley will serve as the new president and CEO of Long Beach Community Foundation.

Marcelle Epley will serve as the new president and CEO of Long Beach Community Foundation. The Long Beach Community Foundation (LBCF) has selected a new President and CEO to guide the organization into its next stage of development. 

Local Charity Seeks Donations For Mother’s Day Gift Baskets

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This Mother’s Day, local non-profit The Heart of Ida will be delivering gift baskets, companionship, and joy to a percentage of Long Beach’s homebound senior citizens, many of whom are isolated and lonely – and they need your help!

The ROCK Church Wants to do Your Laundry

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On Saturday, May 10, 2014 The ROCK Christian Fellowship in Long Beach, California will provide free Laundry Washes and Dryers for the surrounding community. This is the sixth time The ROCK Long Beach has provided this no-strings attached opportunity.

Spotlight on Children’s Day USA

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EverythingLongBeach.com recently spoke with Jim J Oberst, Founder / secretary of Children’s Day USA, via email. They talked about the inspirations and challenges of running a nonprofit organization in Long Beach.

Spotlight on Educational Opportunity Center

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EverythingLongBeach.com recently spoke with Curlgin Robertson, Assitant Director of Educational Opportunity Center, via email. They talked about the inspirations and challenges of running a nonprofit organization in Long Beach.

Power 4 Youth Looking for Mentor Volunteers

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Power 4 Youth, an academic mentoring program for middle school students will be holding a no-obligation information meeting for prospective volunteers on Monday, March 3 at 6:30 p.m. “As the new semester begins for students, we have many youth looking for guidance and academic help.

Share The Love Clothing Drive Hopes to Collect 3 Tons for Goodwill

The Green Team Clubs at Longfellow and Hughes are holding a clothing drive to Share the Love. — photo via eylc

The Green Team Clubs at Longfellow and Hughes are holding a clothing drive to Share the Love. — photo via eylc February is the month to “Share the Love” and the Green Team Clubs of Longfellow Elementary & Hughes Middle school are hosting their annual “Share the Love” Community Used Clothing Drive.

Fashion Show to Raise Money for Pediatric Heart Center

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The Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach Auxiliary will work with Neiman Marcus for the annual fashion show fundraiser on February 22. Each year approximately 40,000 babies are born in the United States with a congenital heart defect.

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