Tag Archives: San Francisco

CJJC

Gentrification Is Not Inevitable, Says Report

Causa Justa: Just Cause (CJJC), a multi-racial, grassroots organization that works for social justice for low-income San Francisco and Oakland residents, released a report this week that details the state of gentrification in the Bay [...]
Javarre Wilson says that San Francisco’s Black population has dropped from 78,931 in 1990 to 50,768 in 2010 and the numbers continue to shrink without a concerted plan by the City to reverse this trend. This is a major concern and extremely distressing”.

Health Summit to Focus on HIV/AIDS, Social Justice

The 7th Annual Black Health & Healing Summit, organized around the theme “We the People: Exercising Our Power, ”will take place Saturday, April 19 at San Francisco State University.The summit will address the policies pertaining [...]
LauraWong

Post Photographer Laura Wong Presents at “A Day in the Life of Asian Pacific America”

Post photographer Laura Ming Wong spoke and showed slides of of her photography at a workshop last Saturday presented by the Chinese Historical Society of America (CHSA) in San Francisco, in support of the ‘Smithsonian [...]
suspensions

San Francisco School Board Establishes Policy to Reduce School Suspensions

At its general meeting on February 25, the San Francisco Board of Education unanimously approved a policy aimed at further improving school climate at all San Francisco Unified School District schools and reducing student suspensions.
Grand Worthy Matron Special project honorees for 2014 include (front row, L to R): Irma Anderson, Brenda Knight, Daisy Hall, Olis Simmons, Dr. Gloria Wade-Lesser, Grant Worthy Matron Pamela H. Price, Rev. Sandra Blair, Roma Groves, Angie Lewis-White, Tracy Ward. Not pictured - Janice Mirikitani. Back row: Chairpersons Barbara Brooks and Bertha M. Paul

Order of the Eastern Star Holds “Women Making a Difference” Tribute

Pamela H. Price, Grand Worthy Matron of the Golden State Grand Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star, Prince Hall Rite of Adoption of California, has scheduled a special luncheon program to honor outstanding women of [...]