For its comprehensive and active education outreach program, the Port of Long Beach was presented this week with the Long Beach Unified School District Superintendent’s Distinguished Community Service Award.
School Superintendent Christopher J. Steinhauser presented the award to Long Beach Harbor Commissioners Dr. Mike Walter and Susan E. Anderson Wise and Port Executive Director Richard D. Steinke. The Port was honored for its "outstanding support of student achievement" at the Long Beach Education Foundation’s annual Most Inspiring Students Awards dinner on May 26.
The Port’s education outreach includes scholarships for students, classroom curriculum for teachers, field trips, internships, service-learning events and more.
For more information on Port of Long Beach education outreach, see the Port’s education outreach video below and go to www.polb.com/education.