DAYS Long Beach


For over 50 years, DAYS Long Beach has supported low-income, under-served families in Long Beach, California. DAYS Long Beach supports achievement by providing children and families with opportunities to develop skills, apply concepts they have learned, and build positive relationships. Through free educational programming and youth development activities, we are a mainstay in the community.

Incorporated in 1999 under our legal name, The Edwin and Dorothy Baker Foundation, DAYS Long Beach is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax exempt identification number 33-0851176.

Our Mission

At DAYS Long Beach, we create and strengthen relationships with children, youth and their families in the Long Beach community through programs that support academic growth, cultural awareness, interpersonal development, and nutrition. DAYS Long Beach provides a safe place to broaden horizons, awaken the imagination, and strengthen a sense of community.

Our Programs

Our programs focus on Youth Education and Support, Leadership and Academic Success, and Community Engagement. Through a holistic approach to helping youth and families of Long Beach, DAYS Long Beach provides critical support to members of our community to help build future success.

Youth Education and Development

Learn about our programs that support the educational and personal development for Long Beach youth.



Leadership and Academic Success

Learn about our programs that develop future leaders and college graduates in Long Beach.



Community Engagement

Learn about our programs that enhance the quality of life for Long Beach families.