LONG BEACH >> Julia Recana didn’t receive a single gift at her birthday party on Dec. 8, and the first-grader would have it no other way. In lieu of gifts, Julia asked her friends and family to donate money to Christian Outreach in Action, a local charity that feeds the hungry in Long Beach. Her […]
COA greatly appreciates this letter from the Chief of Police: “Juia, I was very impressed to read the article in the PressTelegram about your efforts to help feed those less fortunate in our community. Your compassion, initiative, and generosity are qualities that we don’t see in action nearly enough. For someone your age to be […]
“I believe that God is a God of second-chances…” “I am living proof that your donation is actually helping people change their lives.” Enjoy this interview with Eric – a wonderful success story!
Dear Nice People, Thank you for helping me and my mom out for the holidays. I know it’s hard for my mom at x-mas time, so I know she is happy too. I hope you and your family have a great x-mas. With lots of love. Thanks a lot, Amari
I just had to share these photos from a recent visit from the Girl Scouts.
Since its inception in 1992, over 12,000 Rebuilding Together Long Beach (RTLB) volunteers have repaired, renovated and rehabilitated over 250 sites in Long Beach and neighboring cities providing work with an estimated market value of over $4.2 million to benefit those in need. RTLB works year round evaluating projects that require varying levels of skill, such […]
Our new kitchen is fully functioning and ready to prepare meals for the many in need. Please join us in celebrating this special event: February 17, 2013 2:30 to 4:30 pm Opening remarks at 2:30 Official tour, refreshments and mingle until 4:30 RSVP: Anna (562) 432-1440 If you wish to bring a donation, our […]
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Fall Fundraiser, 2012.
To help make the holiday season special for those in need, please consider donating the below items to COA. You can bring them to COA at 515 E 3rd Street in Long Beach. Contact Ana at (562) 432-1440 for more information on donations, or for volunteer opportunities. – Children’s books – Children’s toys – Canned […]
COA’s annual Christmas Party is on Saturday, December 22nd, 2012, from 9 am to 2 pm. Events include entertainment, a visit with Santa, crafts and refreshments, and a special gift for each child. Volunteers, please contact Ana at (562) 432-1440. Hope to see you there!