Partnership Profile: Oakland Local

We’re excited to share this news of our new partnership with Oakland Local, the “independent, nonprofit news resource”  providing an “authentic” and inclusive voice examining local issues. Together we have surveyed the burgeoning Oakland tech ecosystem and aim to create an interactive map and a series of feature stories about the entrepreneurs and contributors who are a key part of …

Oakland Leads On Adopting A Comprehensive Foreclosure Prevention Package

Oakland housing rights advocates, including our grant partner, Causa Justa :: Just Cause had cause to celebrate recently as Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, Congressperson Barbara Lee, State Assemblyperson Nancy Skinner and community members held a press conference in support of a Comprehensive Foreclosure Prevention Package. The plan which was approved by the Oakland City Council on October 16th will provide …