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13th Annual Yellow Lounge- We Love, Believe & Care!

Celebrate summer time in the LBC at KGA’s 13th Annual Yellow Lounge on Saturday, August 3, 2019!

One of our favorite times in the year is gathering our community together to support and celebrate youth power, culture, and talent!

This summer, we invite you to our 13th Annual Yellow Lounge: WeLBC- which is all about showing the young people in our lives that WeLove, Believe, and Care about their well-being and future!

Through storytelling, art, and performances learn how youth leaders are fighting for our future and empowering our City to establish the first- ever Fund for Long Beach Children and Youth & so much more!


Saturday, August 3, 2019
Roosevelt Elementary
1574 Linden Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813

Doors Open: 4 PM
Youth Performances: 5 PM- 7 PM
Free Parking on site

Yellow Lounge is a free event with an optional sliding-scale donation!


SOI- Summer Organizing Institute Begins

KGA’s Summer Organizing Institute (SOI) is an intensive 3-week program that develops community organizing skills, sharpens political education, and strengthens the sisterhood and brotherhood of youth leaders who are ready to take action and create change in Long Beach!

Applicants who were accepted into SOI, please note that we will meet every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2pm- 6pm.  SOI starts on Tuesday, July 8th and ends on Tuesday July 29th.

KGA will coordinate pick- ups from your home or school at 1pm.

Snacks and lunch are provided.  Because this is an intensive program, attendance and active participation is mandatory.  Please notify program staff for any emergency or schedule change.  Stipends will be awarded at the completion of the program.