Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster will speak at the annual Most Inspiring Students Awards at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 27 at the Long Beach Hilton. Registration begins at 5 p.m.
The evening of stories about local students who have beaten the odds is sponsored by the Long Beach Education Foundation. One student from each school in the Long Beach Unified School District is recognized.
Masters of ceremony will be Frank Mottek, news anchor for KNX 1070 Radio and KTLA-TV Channel 5; and Mike Murray, president of the foundation.
The cost is $100. Proceeds support the foundation and its work with students. Call ext. 8023 to reserve a seat.