News and Features

Activists, Entrepreneurs Fight for a Place in West Oakland’s Future
OneFam/Bikes 4 Life Executive Director Tony Coleman is featured in a KQED piece about small businesses in rapidly changing West Oakland. Read to learn more about Tony's efforts and the unique challenges facing local entrepreneurs.

There Are 45 Fracked Wells Within 2 miles of My Daughter’s School
Remember our 2015 Anthony Grassroots Prize Winner Committee for a Better Shafter? Their President Rodrigo Romo is suing Governor Jerry Brown. Find out why in this compelling Guardian piece.

Local Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To Remove Hazardous Chemicals From Nail Salons Statewide
California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative's work to protect and educate nail salon workers is in the news again! Check out this article discussing the establishment of a Healthy Nail Salon Task Force here in California.

The Climate Justice Youth Leadership Academy
Do you remember the first time you stood up and spoke out? Watch our New Voices Are Rising 2015 Summer Climate Justice Leadership Academy participants as they discuss the power of their voices and how they have gotten involved in the fight for climate resiliency in Oakland.

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News and Features

Activists, Entrepreneurs Fight for a Place in West Oakland’s Future
OneFam/Bikes 4 Life Executive Director Tony Coleman is featured in a KQED piece about small businesses in rapidly changing West Oakland. Read to learn more about Tony's efforts and the unique challenges facing local entrepreneurs.

There Are 45 Fracked Wells Within 2 miles of My Daughter’s School
Remember our 2015 Anthony Grassroots Prize Winner Committee for a Better Shafter? Their President Rodrigo Romo is suing Governor Jerry Brown. Find out why in this compelling Guardian piece.

Local Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To Remove Hazardous Chemicals From Nail Salons Statewide
California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative's work to protect and educate nail salon workers is in the news again! Check out this article discussing the establishment of a Healthy Nail Salon Task Force here in California.

The Climate Justice Youth Leadership Academy
Do you remember the first time you stood up and spoke out? Watch our New Voices Are Rising 2015 Summer Climate Justice Leadership Academy participants as they discuss the power of their voices and how they have gotten involved in the fight for climate resiliency in Oakland.

See all News & Features »