Thank you for attending Blossoming (Floreciendo)

Blossoming was a successful fundraising event in celebration of #PeoplePowerLB and this new year of growth and solidarity, in support of Long Beach Forward at Organic Harvest Gardens in north Long Beach.

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Thank you to our sponsors and supporters!


California Faculty Association

California Nurses Association

Marcus Tyson

United Food and Commercial Workers

Joel Ingram


Dr. Juan M. Benitez, LBUSD School Board Member, District 3

Catalyst California

Brad and Sherrie Dechter


Cindy Allen, Vice Mayor, City of Long Beach, District 2

The Aspire Group

Katie Balderas

The Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE)

The Law Office of James M. Silva

Devante Lindsey

Isai Reyes

Max Norris


The 908 Restaurant

Antonio Hernandez

Aarti Harper

Devante Lindsey

James Suazo

Katie Balderas


Dainty Disco

Lidia Flores

“Long Beach Chisme” Podcast

Long Beach Green Room

Page Against The Machine and Chris Giaco

Rachel Nolin

Seedling Organic Skincare

Studio Water Ceramics and Brittant Waters Dechter

Our Vision

Race and income do not determine one’s future in Long Beach–it’s a community where everyone is safe, connected, and healthy.

Our Mission

To create a healthy Long Beach with low-income communities of color by building community knowledge, leadership, and power.


Thank you to everyone who made Blossoming a success

Swag Art by Stephanie Chan
IG @vvsoftchickvv

Blossoming Designs by Wolf & Pigeons
IG @wolfandpigeons

Chef Rod Dodd, Organic Harvest Gardens
IG @organicharvestgrdns

Videography by Daniel Speer

Photography by Diana Martinez and Rudy Cardoso

DJ B-Tip
IG @btipent

Interpretation by NewVoice Interpreting

Photobooth by PBRSC LLC

About the Location

Organic Harvest Gardens

Join Long Beach Forward as we celebrate “Blossoming” on Saturday, May 6, 2023 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Organic Harvest Gardens, with a farm-to-table dinner event.

Suggested donation at the door: $15-$30