Youth

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

Akonadi Foundation Awards 1.3 million to Support of Racial Justice Movement Building

December 5, 2016

Akonadi Foundation Awards $1.3 million to Organizations and Leaders Advancing Racial Justice in Oakland December 5, 2016 Akonadi Foundation supports and nurtures racial justice movement building to eliminate structural racism that lies at the heart of inequity and to make real our vision of a racially just society.
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Categories: Akonadi Foundation, Arc Toward Justice, Oakland, Philanthropy, Racial Justice, Youth

Building a Case for Healing Justice

September 17, 2015

Written by Iris Garcia | ARC Towards Justice Grantee Highlight: Urban Peace Movement This year, Urban Peace Movement (UPM) released a report, A Conceptual Mapping of Healing Centered Youth Organizing: Building a Case for Healing Justice.
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Categories: Healing, Youth