Philanthropy

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

BOOST: the Beloved Community Fund’s Organizational Strengthening Pilot

February 14, 2018

“Culture can be a powerful tool to build movements and leverage the voice, power, and self-determination in our communities.” -Lateefah Simon, President of Akonadi Foundation February 2018 We are excited to announce the launch of BOOST: the Beloved Community Fund’s Organizational Strengthening Pilot, which will support under-resourced arts and cultural organizations serving low-income communities of color in Oakland.
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Categories: #BelovedCommunity, Akonadi Foundation, Beloved Community Fund, BOOST, Philanthropy, Racial Justice, Youth