10/30/14 - Youth Uprising FREE Halloweeen event TODAY: Oct. 30th, 4-6:30 pm in Oakland, CA

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. 

The FREE event is open to all ages and will feature a costume competition and candy give-away for kids, as well as the 'Halloween in the Hood' musical performed by the YU Theater Team and other dynamic performers. 


10/28/14 - "Ground Operations" free film screening + guest speaker Kelly Carlisle of Acta Non Verba, in Alameda Nov. 10th, 6-8 pm

Alameda Free Library presents a free screening of the film "Ground Operations", with guest speaker Kelly Carlisle of Acta Non Verba (a partner in our Growing Equity from the Ground Up project), Monday, Nov. 10th from 6-8 pm at the Alameda Main Library, 1550 Oak Street, Alameda, CA.

10/20/14 - Five Facts Everyone Should Know About Poverty: a white paper by The California Budget Project

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.

10/14/14 - Acta Non Verba's 3rd Annual Epic Oakland Food Day: Oct. 18, 12-5pm

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!

10/13/14 - Is Another Tourism Possible? Travel as a Force for Transformative Change: Panel Discussion, Oct. 15, 6:30 pm, Berkeley

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 

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