Register Now for 2020 Oakland Progressives Party

Register Now for 2020 Oakland Progressives Party

We’re so excited to have Tracey Corder and Calvin Williams as co-emcees of Oakland Rising Action/Oakland Rising’s annual Oakland Progressives Party. Hear from: – adrienne maree brown, – Cat Brooks, – Lateefah Simon, – Councilmember Nikki Bas,...
Seeking our next bold leader

Seeking our next bold leader

These unprecedented times call for us all to come together to build a collective vision for a progressive Oakland. We’re quickly approaching the new year which means new phases of leadership – nationally and locally – and that includes at Oakland Rising.As...
Are you the next leader?

Are you the next leader?

Are you or someone you know ready to lead an organization that: 1) Makes immediate direct impacts towards racial and economic justice;2) Builds the power of the people over the long term; and 3) Synergizes like-minded organizations to be greater together than...
YES on 15! Schools & Communities First

YES on 15! Schools & Communities First

While the wealthiest corporations avoid paying their fair share, our schools have the most crowded classrooms in the nation and our local communities are struggling to respond to the impact of COVID. It’s time to put Schools & Communities First by...
Stay Disaster Prepared with 5 Easy Steps

Stay Disaster Prepared with 5 Easy Steps

We hope you and your family are safe from the past week of unhealthy air quality. It’s been a week since California’s wildfires sparked, sending heavy smoke throughout the surrounding Bay Area, and we know that the peak fire season is likely yet to come. This year’s...