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Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell takes the time to speak to the LBUSD health care simulationprogram graduates at Long Beach Memorial about the importance of their coursework and how they aremaking an impact in their lives and the welfare of the community.
Hundreds of students throughout Long Beach—and thousands throughout Southern California—are taking up the “Great Kindness Challenge” during the week of January 26 – 30. The Challenge inspires youth across the region to promote positive change by embracing the power of showing kindness to others – similar to Dignity Health’s business philosophy and tradition of caring.
Hughes Middle School will team up with Goodwill, Serving the People of Southern Los Angeles County (Goodwill SOLAC), to host a community Used-Book Drive for America Recycles Day, Saturday, November 15, 2014 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm.
Councilmember Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Kerr Join to Establish North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative
Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Megan Kerr On October 14th, Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) Board Member Megan Kerr announced a collaboration establishing the North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative.
In an event Monday at Ernest McBride High School, Mayor Robert Garcia, LBUSD Superintendent Chris Steinhauser, LBCC President Eloy Oakley, and CSULB President Jane Conoley announced a sweeping educational initiative that enhances the Long Beach College Promise by bringing the City into partnership with the three major educational institutions in Long Beach and expanding the mission of the College Promise.
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.
Khmer Girls In Action will host a week-long Wellness Week across four Long Beach high schools to excite and engage students in being healthy and well. The Wellness Week is an opportunity to connect students to the information, resources and skills to support their physical, emotional, and mental health and is part of KGA’s Youth at the CORE Campaign to establish Wellness Centers at local high schools.
Uduak-Joe Ntuk Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education’s 1st District hopeful. Scoring a huge victory, Uduak-Joe Ntuk announced Thursday that Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Locals 99, 721, 1000, ULTCW, HWW, USWW & State Council have endorsed his campaign for the Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education’s 1st District.
Megan Kerr is running for LBUSD Board. On Monday, 1st District School Board Candidate Megan Kerr received the endorsement of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 11. “We are proud to endorse Megan Kerr for this seat,” said IBEW Local 11 Political Director Antonio Sanchez.
Youth from the Every Student Matters campaign celebrate the LBUSD resolution directing schools to expand Restorative Justice programs. Last night, the Long Beach Unified School District passed a resolution to promote positive alternatives to exclusionary school discipline by a unanimous vote.