Akonadi Foundation

Akonadi Foundation Announces Grants to Support Voter Engagement in Alameda County

October 24, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 23, 2018
Akonadi Foundation Announces Grants to Support Voter Engagement in Alameda County
Six racial justice organizations will work to increase voter turnout in Oakland communities Oakland, CA — Akonadi Foundation announced today $265,000 in grants to support six racial justice organizations mobilizing voters to get to the polls in Alameda County and to ensure accountability in local government.
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Categories: Akonadi Foundation, Philanthropy, Racial Justice

Akonadi Foundation Launches Third Year of #SoLoveCanWin Community Response Fund

August 14, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2018 Akonadi Foundation Launches Third Year of #SoLoveCanWin Community Response Fund Funding will support efforts that create healing and safety in Oakland’s communities of color Oakland- Akonadi Foundation announced today the third year of the So Love Can Win Community Response Fund to support and seed racial justice projects in Oakland that reimagine, as well as lift up, healing and safety for communities of color.
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Categories: #SoLoveCanWin, Akonadi Foundation, Healing, Philanthropy, Safety

New: Benchmark Report on Grassroots Arts and Culture Organizations in Oakland

June 20, 2018

  Study by Akonadi Foundation and Kenneth Rainin Foundation fills critical gap in research on small organizations serving people of color   Oakland, CA – A new report released today by Akonadi Foundation and the Kenneth Rainin Foundation finds that small arts and culture organizations leverage cultural practices to lift up urgent community issues in Oakland, but are facing challenges that hamper their growth, stability and sustainability.
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Categories: Akonadi Foundation, Beloved Community Fund, Lateefah Simon, Oakland