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Latinx Racial Equity Project


The Latinx Racial Equity Project (LREP) exists to train and empower Latinos to lead from a framework of decolonization and racial equity.

Justice Funders


Justice Funders first emerged in 2009 as the Bay Area Justice Funders Network, as local funders sought spaces to unite the philanthropic community and front-line leaders following the murder of Oscar…

Intelligent Mischief


Intelligent Mischief is a creative studio and design lab whose purpose is to unleash Black imagination to shape a future based on liberation, resilience, regeneration, and interdependence.

Positive Women’s Network – USA


Positive Women’s Network - USA (PWN-USA) is a national membership body of women living with HIV. It was founded in 2008 by 28 women leaders living with HIV, diverse in background and experiences —…

Oakland Rising


Oakland Rising was founded in 2006 by the executive directors from APEN, Ella Baker Center, E-BASE, and Urban Habitat. They envisioned an alliance of organizations that aligned with their civic…

Urban Peace Movement


Urban Peace Movement (UPM) transforms both the culture and conditions that lead to urban violence, focusing on building youth leadership for peace on Oakland's streets. In addition to movement…

Movement Generation


Movement Generation is rooted in vibrant social movements led by low-income communities and communities of color and committed to a Just Transition.

reset Project


The reset project cultivates imagination and builds power toward inclusive and participatory governance that centers people and the natural world. Working with tribal, community, and state leaders,…