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ARC Toward Justice

The Arc Toward Justice Fund focuses on long-term efforts to foster racial equity for youth and young adults of color in Oakland. Because Akonadi Foundation recently expanded our grantee cohort, at the moment we are not accepting new applications for 2018.

Beloved Community Fund

In January 2019, Akonadi Foundation’s Beloved Community Fund will launch its application to apply for grants up to $20,000 awarded to organizations that employ a cultural strategy to advance racial justice in Oakland.

So Love Can Win Community Response Fund

We offer one-time grants of up to $5,000 to spark to support projects that create healing and safety in Oakland’s communities of color.

News

November Spotlight: Love Not Blood Campaign

We are lifting up the work of our grant partners through a monthly spotlight series; for our November installment, we… Read More »

Investing in Safety and Healing

By Iris Garcia For communities of color in Oakland and across the nation, prioritizing healing is a radical, political act. Read More »

Racial Justice Poster Project

2018 marks our Racial Justice Poster Project’s 10th anniversary. We want to use this milestone to lift up the artistic legacy of racial justice movement building, paying tribute to the courage of artistic and cultural ambassadors engaged in the ongoing struggle for racial justice locally and nationally.

In honor of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination we are thrilled to unveil this year’s racial justice poster, ‘Transmission: Received’ by Joshua Mays.

Video Credit: Jean Melesaine, Music Credit: Ryan Little