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Centro CHA formed 27 years ago to advocate for the well-being of Hispanic children, youth and families in the Long Beach. In that time, the nonprofit has contributed to the improvement of the community through higher education, socio-economic development and arts and culture revitalization.

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Assetmark is donating $10,000 to the Long Beach-based Special Olympics Southern California in honor of financial advisor Tim Redmond. He received one of the company's Inspiration Awards for his work with Special Olympics, which includes a term as Chairman of the Board of Directors and travel…

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Community organizer Justin Rudd looked to Oprah when organizing the Giving Project, a charity event that grants different teams hundreds of dollars in cash to spend on helping others in Long Beach.

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Living Spaces furniture stores recently donated 200 mattresses to the AMVETS National Services Organization. The group, through its Welcome Home Program, helps vets who are homeless transition to permanent housing.

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Shirley Parry has a giving heart. For the past 19 years, she has donated her time and energy as a diver at the Aquarium of the Pacific (AOP), logging more than 1,400 dives to feed fish, clean underwater exhibits, and assist with educational presentations.

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On March 4, a group of talented women will work together to support women in need. Six female chefs working in Long Beach are joining forces in “Chefs for Change,” a six-course dinner to benefit WomenShelter Long Beach (WSLB).

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The Steel Magnolias report that they raised almost $250,000 in 2018 for children with development delays, behavioral and learning disabilities as well as other special needs. The Stramski Center at Miller Children's and Women's Hospital is the major recipient of their support.

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Long Beach's vegan options are expanding with the addition of Vegan District at the Pike Outlets, a farmers market-style event that's going to take place the first Saturday of each month, beginning this Saturday, March 2.

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Kohl's Cares has awarded at $10,000 grant to Miller Children's and Women's Hospital to allow the continuation of the Injury Prevention Program, which assets in the safety and well-being of families.

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A Valentine's Day-themed dinner event, "Love Boat," begins at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, in the Queen's Salon on the Queen Mary. Performing will be opera singer Chad Berlinghieri, pop star Cooper Phillip and others. The evening is a benefit for retired nuns and to provide blankets for the h…

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During the 1980s, Arlene Mercer drove to work and worried about the hungry people she saw on the side of the road. In 1989, she said she decided to do something about the situation.

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A drive has started to collect gift cards from grocery and big box stores to help support Coast Guard families during the government shutdown. Kathy McGuire, a nonprofit volunteer, is partnering with Fourth District City Councilman Daryl Supernaw for the drive. Donations may be dropped of at…

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Two drives to collect gift cards from grocery and big box stores has begun to support Coast Guard families and TSA and air traffic control workers at the Long Beach Airport during the government shutdown.

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Long Beach came together over the weekend to recognize some residents for their selflessness towards their neighbors.