August Spotlight: Legal Services for Prisoners with Children and Gender and Sexualities Alliance Network

August 28, 2017

August Spotlight
GSA Day for Racial Justice, which will take place in February 2018, an annual youth-led organizing campaign. Credit: GSA Network
The 16 racial justice organizations that are currently part of Akonadi Foundation’s Arc Toward Justice Fund (ATJ) are building collective power to shape the policies and systems that affect communities of color in Oakland.
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Categories: Newsletters, Oakland, Philanthropy

Strengthening Our Movement in Times of Resistance

March 14, 2017

Newsletter March 2017 Arc Toward Justice: Strengthening Our Movement in Times of Resistance Farewell to Akonadi- and to Oakland Using Feedback to Strengthen Our Work Lateefah Simon in Conversation with Gloria Steinem Strengthening Our Movement in Times of Resistance By: Gina Acebo, Deputy Director   Recently, Akonadi Foundation convened our Arc Toward Justice Fund grantees to discuss how we can deepen the movement to achieve racial justice in Oakland and beyond during this time of re-imagining and resistance.
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Transforming Culture In Oakland

December 20, 2016

December 2016 Newsletter Announcing 2016-17 Arc Toward Justice Grant Partners Grantee Spotlight Akonadi Receives Outstanding Foundation Award Join us in Welcoming Pati Ortega Akonadi Foundation Awards $1.3 million in Oakland  By: Gina Acebo We are excited to announce that, as part of our Arc Toward Justice Fund, the Akonadi Foundation Board of Directors has approved $1.3 million in general support and project grants to 16 racial justice organizations focused on grassroots organizing in Oakland. 
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