LBDS
333 West Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach CA 90802
Phone: (562) 570-LBDS (5237)
Fax: (562) 570-6753
Neighborhood Leadership Program

The Neighborhood Leadership Program 2017 Application



What is the Neighborhood Leadership Program?

NLP Class of 2016
NLP Class of 2016

The Neighborhood Leadership Program is offered by the City of Long Beach Neighborhood Services Bureau. This five (5) month multilingual program assists grassroots residents and provides you with the skills, knowledge and resources you need to make a difference in the quality of life in our community. This program is free to participants and is partially funded through the Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program.


This program will help you:

  • Improve your communication skills
  • Recognize the benefits of diversity
  • Create innovative solutions for improving your neighborhood
  • Identify resources and partnerships
  • Apply for grants
  • Plan and complete a community project
  • Gain confidence as a public speaker

    Meet Long Beach decision-makers:

    • Mayor and City Council
    • Community, Government and Non-Profit Leaders
    • Neighborhood Leadership Program Alumni

    For more information, please contact the Neighborhood Services Bureau at (562) 570-1010 or via e-mail to Francisco.Rodriguez@longbeach.gov. Learn more about the Neighborhood Leadership Program in the attached brochure: