The Mayor’s Fund seeks to address the most pressing issues facing Long Beach students by focusing on 3 primary Impact Areas:
By supporting internships not only do we improve students’ chances of success in the working world, we also provide more opportunities for our graduates to stay here and begin their lives in Long Beach.
Improving College Completion
The Long Beach College Promise is a commitment from the Long Beach Unified School District, Long Beach City College, California State University, Long Beach and the City that has shown significant gains for students in college access, preparation and post-secondary credential completion. The Mayor’s Fund aims to increase support to every Long Beach high school graduate who wants to attend college and students as they work towards their degrees.