Join Youth UpRising for their annual Halloween event at their headquarters, 8711 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, TODAY, Thursday, Oct. 30th, from 4 to 6:30 pm.
From Five Facts Everyone Should Know About Poverty by the California Budget Project:
Poverty is not an inevitable feature of our society. By expanding and improving how our nation supports low-income families and individuals, public polices – from Social Security to food assistance to tax credits for working families – have played a key role in reducing poverty in the last half-century. These policies continue to be powerful tools for lessening economic hardship today.
Acta Non Verba's 3rd Annual Epic Oakland Food Day: Saturday, Oct. 18, 12-5pm, Tassafaronga Recreation Center, 975 85th Ave., Oakland, CA
This FREE event will have music, kids activities and workshops showcasing different ways you can eat SUMMER FRESH produce all winter long!
Is Another Tourism Possible? Travel as a Force for Transformative Change
Hosted by Food First
October 15, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
La Peña Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA