A November ballot measure to allow 16- and 17-year-olds to vote in school district elections would make Oakland the fifth U.S. city to lower its voting age.
Through creative solutions, EOC has more than doubled the number of meals it was distributing to East Oakland residents, now serving over 1,000 hot meals each week.
In the early days of the pandemic, the pastor and the comedian set up a grassroots supply chain to bring masks and hand sanitizer to communities of color.
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Bishop Bob Jackson hosted the rally, but it was organized and led by anti-LGBTQ SoCal pastor Jim Domen.
California está dando asistencia a los trabajadores indocumentados afectados por la pandemia, pero sin un calendario claro para repartir esa ayuda, Street Level Health Project se encuentra llenando ese vacío.
Two weeks before the end of the school year, nearly 1,400 OUSD students still need a device at home, and about 3,400 still don’t have internet access.
California promised financial assistance to undocumented workers during the pandemic. But with no clear timetable for that relief, Street Level Health Project has stepped up to help fill the void.
A new initiative helps local merchants make connections, get assistance and support other communities in need.
Inmates say the coronavirus has likely spread further inside Alameda County’s jail than the sheriff has acknowledged.
The creator set up a website to stream live video of the line at the popular College Avenue store, and to raise money for the Alameda County Community Food Bank.
El pasado 6 de Mayo se abrió un sitio de prueba COVID-19 en el este de Oakland donde cualquiera puede realizarse la prueba, de forma gratuita.