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Pathways to Opportunity
Has the time come to choose a path after high school?  
We'll help to lead the way!

The City of Long Beach Youth and Gang Violence Prevention Task Force
invites you to attend:

A free community education forum about education and career options for teens, young adults & their parents/guardians

Including special welcoming comments by Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster and LBUSD School Board President Dr. Felton Williams.

Featuring 2 presentations:

  • Nontraditional Career Paths for Women & Workforce Development Opportunities for All for High School Students, Young Adults and Their Families
  • How College Works for First-Generation College Potential Students & Their Families

Plus a Resource Fair with community organizations providing post-high school education and work opportunities.

Monday, May 12
5:15pm - 7:30pm
At Long Beach City College, Pacific Coast Campus, 1305 E. Pacific Coast Highway (Student Center, Building EE). 
Parking is $1 (park in lot off Orange). 
Doors open at 5:15pm, Task Force meeting will begin promptly at 5:30 and Workshops will begin at 6:00pm.

To RSVP or for more information please contact Melissa Morgan, Human Dignity Officer at 562.570.6948 or

This program is brought you in partnership between the City of Long Beach Youth and Gang Violence Prevention Task Force and the following partners:

  • The California Conference for Equality and Justice (CCEJ)
  • Centro CHA
  • The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services Weed and Seed Project
  • The Long Beach Branch NAACP
  • Long Beach City College Women and Men's Resource Center
  • Long Beach Unified School District
  • Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network
  • United Cambodian Community
  • Academic Uprise