Racial Justice

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

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