Coalition Members

The Long Beach Coalition for Good Jobs and a Healthy Community includes residents, workers, students and academics as well as labor, faith and community-based organizations. Our mission is to address the growing inequality and poverty in Long Beach by promoting living wages, responsible development, affordable housing and healthy communities.

  • Coalition Partners:

    • National Association of Working Women (9 to 5)
    • National Association for Women (NOW)
    • California Faculty Association (CFA): Long Beach
    • Anakbayan Long Beach
    • California Nurses Association (CNA): Long Beach

    • Clergy & Laity United for Economic Justice (CLUE)

    • CSULB Political Science Student Association

    • Filipino Migrant Center (FMC)

    • Green Education Inc.

    • Housing Long Beach (HLB)

    • LGBTQ Center of Long Beach

    • Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE)

    • Long Beach Area Peace Network (LBAPN)

    • Long Beach City College: Civic Engagement Club

    • Long Beach City College: Community Studies Project

    • Long Beach Time Exchange

    • Khmer Girls in Action (KGA)

    • Unite Here Local 11

    • Yes We Can Democratic Club

Steering Committee

*Organizations are referenced for identification purposes only.

  • Gary Hytrek, Vice President, California Faculty Association, Long Beach
  • Christine Petit, Co-Founder and Coordinator, Long Beach Time Exchange
  • April Sanchez, Graduate Leader,  Long Beach Rising Leadership Program
  • Jonathan Solorzano, Immigrant Rights Organizer/President, SURGE
  • Derek Smith, Political Director, UNITE HERE Local 11
  • Eric Tandoc, Secretary General, AnakBayan USA
  • Tonia Reyes Uranga, Former 7th District City Councilmember
  • Stella Ursua, President, Green Education Inc.