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The Journey of Hope is a three-month, cross-country cycling trip that raises awareness and support for people with disabilities. About 60 members of the national Pi Kappa Phi fraternity will be riding almost 4,400 miles while stopping for visits with people who are debilitated.

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This is the 60th anniversary of the Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation, and the group continues to help people see and hear, even if they don't have the money for glasses, eye surgery or hearing aids.

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Cal State Long Beach's president, Dr. Jane Close Conoley, is among the 2019 Humanitarians of the Year to be honored next Thursday, May 16, by the California Conference for Equality and Justice (CCEJ).

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For years, the Long Beach Gay Pride Festival was known for two things — great headliners on the music stages, and a chance for gay and lesbian couples to openly show affection towards one another.

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The members of Long Beach’s Steel Magnolias have a serious mission, but they have a lot of fun getting things done. Now in its 20th year of service, the group works with laughter and caring to “help children’s health blossom,” according to founder Shirley Wild.

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Since 1974, the Long Beach Gray Panthers have been advocating for senior rights in the city through education and networking opportunities. Through their work, organization leaders are hoping to change the way senior adults are perceived within the community, Karen Reside, Gray Panthers secr…

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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.