Rebuilding Together Oakland (RTO) will be celebrating 20 years of restoring homes for low-income homeowners with a spectacular event, the Oak Barrel Bash Benefit on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 6 p.m.
With four days remaining before the deadline to send bills to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk, East Bay Assemblymembers Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) and community leaders on Monday urged the Legislature and the governor [...]
When driving past the Prescott-Joseph Center for Community Enhancement at 920 Peralta St. in West Oakland, few would realize that the center’s backyard features a performance theater capable of seating well over 100 people.
For the past five years, the Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church has sponsored a citywide health Fair. This year the church jointed with other organizations to host the first Richmond Faith Initiative Collaborative Community Health Fair.Over [...]
David Glover and OCCUR’s reputation as a champion for low-income residents and neighborhood revitalization in Oakland made him and his staff natural partners for building a program with The San Francisco Foundation to bring resources [...]
If you have been trying to follow the fight over City College of San Francisco by reading the Chronicle, you are probably confused.