The following is a list of neighborhood clean-ups sponsored by the City of Long Beach. Tools and supplies are provided. Be sure to bring your Service Learning Log if you need to keep track of your volunteer hours. Bring a friend!
No cleanups scheduled at this time.
TREE PLANTING/CANNED FOOD DRIVE
The City of Long Beach is hosting a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Tree Planting and Canned Food Drive event on Saturday, December 7th from 9am – 12 noon at Stephen’s Middle School, 1830 West Columbia. You and your friends/family are invited to participate in the tree planting and canned food drive collection. If you have any questions, please call (562) 570-6866. Bring your Service Learning Log!
MLK PEACE & UNITY PARADE & CELEBRATION
The 26th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace and Unity Parade and Celebration will take place on Saturday, January 18, 2014. This is a good time to volunteer your time to help in one of many ways. Gather your friends and call (562) 570-6816 to volunteer and receive more information. Service Learning Hours will be given.
TUTOR A HOMELESS CHILD
Just one hour a week can make a difference in the life of a child. No experience necessary! Training is provided. Apply online at: www.schoolonwheels.org.
COMPUTER TUTORS NEEDED
Long Beach Brethren Manor is a senior apartment complex with a large computer room and many seniors who are learning how to do e-mail, Facebook and how to surf the web. One-on-one tutoring by student volunteers has been very successful. If you would like to volunteer, they would love to have you! For more information, call the Resident Service Coordinator at (562) 427-3374.
WRAP PROGRAM LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS
WRAP is a free after-school program that focuses on academics and physical fitness. Organizers are looking for out-going and enthusiastic volunteers who enjoy working with children. If you are interested, download the flyer below for details and school contact information.
Lakewood Regional Medical Center is looking for teens age 16+ to become hospital volunteers. If you are interested, please call Raven at (562) 531-3031 to schedule an interview.
PORT OF LONG BEACH VOLUNTEERS
FISHER-PRICE BEACH CLEAN UP
Meet at the Lone Sailor Memorial on Ocean Blvd., between Orizaba and Redondo Avenue on the 4th Saturday of each month. Service Learning Hours are given, as well as snacks and water. For more information, contact Audrey and Tom at: firstname.lastname@example.org.