The Institute

The Leadership Long Beach Institute and Youth programs presented their projects to a gathering of 100+ people at the Long Beach Playhouse on Monday, June 5th.  The Institute projects for 2017 were Farm Stand, Good Grief Event, Median Beautification, College Promise Day and Financial Planning Day;...

Safe Xing looked to ensure safe pedestrian routes for community members through research, engagement and advocacy.  The focus was on safer pedestrian traffic solutions, with an emphasis on students walking over the Pacific Coast Highway and Willow Street bridges to Cabrillo High School. Collaboration with Cabrillo...

Project Long Beach is a community website that connects the residents of Long Beach, California to community groups and organizations, and empowers them to become involved and engaged community members. In April, Project Long Beach partnered with Roxanne's Cocktail Lounge & Latin Grill in Cal Heights, Long...

Our team along w/ a lot of volunteers deconstructed two large above ground planting boxes that had deteriorated and then reconstructed them with new material adding tables on each side which allows clients who utilize wheelchairs to more easily participate in gardening activities.  We cleaned...

Water is all around Long Beach. However, access to swim lessons and aqua sports is often limited to the most affluent areas of the city. According to the USA Swimming Foundation, 70% of African American children and 60% of Latino children cannot swim and are...

With the idea of sustainability in mind, our group decided to continue in the path of the first RoboBowl event that the LLBI Class of 2013 put together while working alongside the LBUSD, but adding our passion for parent education. Over one hundred and seventy Long...