To support our Black community, we have to educate ourselves, listen, and teach each other. In Oakland, we always believe this begins with listening to Black folx and engaging in what is shared. Below is a collated list of our existing resources as well as resources from community members for us to
In 2015, Oakland’s own Shayla “Bang” Jamerson founded community events organization SoOakland, with the goal to preserve the culture of Oakland through a variety of events and community service that create safe spaces for Black and Brown communities. SoOakland represents Oakland authentically by
Creep it real this Halloween in Oakland, for yourself and your family! While COVID is in our ghostly midst, there are still plenty of fun, safe, and physically distant activities to keep you spirited. 👻 Check out all the different ways you can spend Halloween in The Town.
COVID-era fall doesn’t have to mean staying inside! There are still activities and events you can enjoy at a safe, physical distance. Check out all of the family-friendly and sometimes even free activities that will help keep you and your family out of the house in Oakland.
By Karin Swanson / Matador Network THERE'S SO MUCH GOING ON IN OAKLAND that using it as a mere stopover en route to somewhere else doesn't make much sense. But you can't look at a map without noticing the city's proximity to a whole host of pretty amazing places. Here are some ideas for which […]