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#LoveOurPeople​: Oakland to Atlanta vigil

#LoveOurPeople​: Oakland to Atlanta vigil

Tuesday, March 23, 2021, marked the one week memorial of the 8 people, 6 of whom were Asian women, by a white man in Atlanta Georgia. It’s been a heavy time for us and our community. It’s been hard to be ok, show up, and continue to push through. So we paused. Took a...

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What’s happening with OUSD?

What’s happening with OUSD?

We launched our Monday Meals series! We’re excited to have you join us every Monday in March at 12pm for Monday Meals, a weekly discussion with partner and ally organizations to learn more about issues that impact our communities most. This month we are focussed on...

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Survey Results Tell It All

Survey Results Tell It All

Our survey results for the Refund, Restore, Reimagine Oakland campaign are in! Thanks to our 23 amazing volunteers led by our fabulous IVE organizers, we ran a text bank program this Winter which invited 30,883 voters of color in the flatlands of East and West Oakland...

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Monday Meals: Reopening School Buildings

Monday Meals: Reopening School Buildings

Listen to Oakland Rising's Interim Executive Director, liz suk, join Executive Director, Pecolia Manigo from Bay Area Parent Leadership Action Network (PLAN) talk about what’s the low down on returning to school buildings in Oakland....

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The Haven Project Video Mixtape

The Haven Project Video Mixtape

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJDEgh928SE&ab_channel=TheHAVENProject Eastside Arts Alliance presents The Haven Project Video Mixtape. The Haven Project is a cultural media development and distribution strategy to affect voter sentiments and citizen sentiments...

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You Tell Us! What Makes You Feel Safe?

You Tell Us! What Makes You Feel Safe?

You can help inform the upcoming 2021-23 City budget process by sharing your thoughts and opinions on public safety. We invite Black, Indigenous, People of Color living in the East and West flatlands of Oakland to complete the survey. Please also spread the word by...

read more
#LoveOurPeople​: Oakland to Atlanta vigil

#LoveOurPeople​: Oakland to Atlanta vigil

Tuesday, March 23, 2021, marked the one week memorial of the 8 people, 6 of whom were Asian women, by a white man in Atlanta Georgia. It’s been a heavy time for us and our community. It’s been hard to be ok, show up, and continue to push through. So we paused. Took a...

read more
What’s happening with OUSD?

What’s happening with OUSD?

We launched our Monday Meals series! We’re excited to have you join us every Monday in March at 12pm for Monday Meals, a weekly discussion with partner and ally organizations to learn more about issues that impact our communities most. This month we are focussed on...

read more
Survey Results Tell It All

Survey Results Tell It All

Our survey results for the Refund, Restore, Reimagine Oakland campaign are in! Thanks to our 23 amazing volunteers led by our fabulous IVE organizers, we ran a text bank program this Winter which invited 30,883 voters of color in the flatlands of East and West Oakland...

read more
Monday Meals: Reopening School Buildings

Monday Meals: Reopening School Buildings

Listen to Oakland Rising's Interim Executive Director, liz suk, join Executive Director, Pecolia Manigo from Bay Area Parent Leadership Action Network (PLAN) talk about what’s the low down on returning to school buildings in Oakland....

read more
The Haven Project Video Mixtape

The Haven Project Video Mixtape

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJDEgh928SE&ab_channel=TheHAVENProject Eastside Arts Alliance presents The Haven Project Video Mixtape. The Haven Project is a cultural media development and distribution strategy to affect voter sentiments and citizen sentiments...

read more
You Tell Us! What Makes You Feel Safe?

You Tell Us! What Makes You Feel Safe?

You can help inform the upcoming 2021-23 City budget process by sharing your thoughts and opinions on public safety. We invite Black, Indigenous, People of Color living in the East and West flatlands of Oakland to complete the survey. Please also spread the word by...

read more

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