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Benchmark Report On Oakland Organizations Wins Award

March 26, 2019

Guest Blog post by Teri Gardiner, Kenneth Rainin Foundation | Mar 26, 2019 | Arts Blog Unity Council “2013 Day of the Dead.” Photo courtesy: Akonadi Foundation   “Mapping Small Arts and Culture Organizations of Color in Oakland,” a report commissioned by the Kenneth Rainin Foundation and Akonadi Foundation, won first place for external publication or report in PR News’ 2019 Nonprofit Awards.
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Categories: #BelovedCommunity, Culture, Oakland, Philanthropy

2019 Racial Justice Poster “Tell Her” by Juana Alicia

March 21, 2019

Commissioned by the foundation, Alicia’s poster depicts poet and activist Chinaka Hodge and the closing line of her poem “What will you tell your daughters about 2016?”   March 21, 2019 Oakland, CA —Akonadi Foundation today unveiled the 11th Annual Racial Justice Poster Project commissioned by Akonadi from renowned artist, Chicanx social justice activist, and teacher Juana Alicia.
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Categories: #rjpp, Akonadi Foundation