Black Organizing Project

ARC Toward Justice

Akonadi Foundation seeks to stop the criminalization of youth and young adults of color, end the school-to-prison pipeline, and build responses to harm that nurture wellness and well-being.
Visions From The Inside Art Installation with Mobilize Immigrant Vote and Culture Strike

Beloved Community Fund

The Beloved Community Fund supports impactful public cultural and art events and projects geared toward communities of color in Oakland.

Updates & Events

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    Q&A with Lateefah Simon: Oakland is Beautiful

    September 2016 Newsletter Q&A with Lateefah Simon Grantee Spotlight ARC Toward Justice Grantees meet LateefahRead more  »

    Any Place But Here: A Song Cycle in 13 Poems

    “Any Place But Here: A Song Cycle in 13 Poems” is a song cycle byRead more  »
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    #SoLoveCanWin Rapid Response Fund to seed efforts for healing and safety in Oakland

      Akonadi Foundation’s ‘So Love Can Win’ Rapid Response Fund now open and accepting applicationsRead more  »

    Breathin’ The Eddy Zheng Story & Mele Murals Film Screening

    Asian Prisoner Support Committee will host a community film screening of two documentary films, Breathin’:Read more  »
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    Creating A New Reality

    From the President We are deeply saddened by the recent events that have taken placeRead more  »
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    Oakland Peace Center, The Sweet Medicine Mural Project & Block Party

    In partnership with the Oakland Peace Center (OPC), Sweet Medicine Mural Project will work withRead more  »
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    Lateefah Simon Appointed President of Akonadi Foundation

      Oakland, CA June 14, 2016 The Board of Directors at Akonadi Foundation is pleasedRead more  »

    Dimensions Dance Theater, Project Panther

    Dimension Dance Theater’s new work “Project Panther” seeks to bring healing and understanding around theRead more  »
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