MSC’s partners in the Systems Change space support transformative strategies that acknowledge that the issues and problems at hand are interconnected through larger, established systems and require a paradigm-shifting approach that fosters change from the roots-up rather than mere incremental advancements.

HEAL Food Alliance


The Health, Environment, Agriculture and Labor Food Alliance (HEAL) is a national multi-sector, multi-racial coalition of 55 organizations led by members who represent over two million rural and…

Healing Clinic Collective


Healing Clinic Collective (HCC) encourages re-engagement to a sacred way of relating to ourselves as whole people. With a network of over 130 healers and wellness practitioners, HCC's goal is to…

Beloved Communities Network


Beloved Community is not ours in conception. The concept is rooted in the legacy of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Grace Lee Boggs, and others, and is carried forward…

Brown Boi Project


The Brown Boi Project (BBP) is a community of people working across race and gender to eradicate sexism, homophobia, and transphobia and create healthy frameworks of masculinity and change.

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…

Art in Resistance


The Art In Resistance Fellowship was established by artists and changemakers to simultaneously support artists and movements for social change when there is a profound need to uplift beauty,…

Resonance Network


Resonance Network believes how we work together, communicate, and organize ourselves is integral to the change we want to see in the world.

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.

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…