• Education is Our Top Priority December 3, 2020 A message from LBCF grantee, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Long Beach It has been an incredibly difficult year for our country and especially our community. When the pandemic hit Long Beach and the city and schools shut down,

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  • Long Beach Community Foundation Awards Safely Surrendered Children College Scholarship August 20, 2020 If you’ve had the opportunity to talk to former Los Angeles County Supervisor, Don Knabe about the Safe Surrender Scholarship Fund you will quickly sense how heartfelt and passionate he is about this part of his legacy. In 2014 he brought

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  • Flexibility and Adaptation – Keys to Quarantine Survival and Success July 14, 2020 The global coronavirus pandemic crisis was first recognized in Long Beach mid-March 2020.  Although countries in Europe and Asia experienced the pandemic before us, the awareness and significance on our community weren’t fully realized until just before the end of the first

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  • How Flexible Funding Can Create Stability and Prevent Homelessness December 23, 2019 {Written by Interval House – one of Long Beach Community Foundation’s Community Impact grant recipients} Interval House is the largest provider of rental assistance programming in Long Beach; working to ensure housing stability for the community’s most vulnerable. Celebrating its

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  • Sometimes It’s About Wine May 24, 2019 It’s sometimes hard to anticipate a client’s needs. Richard Malley, CPA certainly didn’t think he would find himself helping an aging client donate the lifetime wine collection of her deceased husband, but he did. And the Long Beach Community Foundation

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