Category Archives: Oakland

Camron-Stanford House

The Camron-Stanford House is the last of the beautiful 19th century mansions that once surrounded Lake Merritt. In its long life, the house was the private residence of five families instrumental in the development of the City of Oakland and …
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Civicorps Schools

Located in West Oakland, Civicorps’ Academic and Professional Pathway program helps young adults, ages 18-24, obtain a high-school diploma, secure a living wage, pursue post-secondary education, and embark on family sustaining careers. Civicorps is looking for volunteers to provide one-on-one …
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Feeding Forward

Here at Feeding Forward, we are working together to redirect local food waste to our community’s non-profit organizations and would love for you to join us! Whenever there is a large quantity of food on the verge of being thrown …
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Super Stars Literacy

We give every child the foundation for lifelong learning and achievement. Super Stars Literacy classroom volunteers support students by acting as one-on-one tutors, leading small group activities, and assisting the lead teacher with his or her classroom. Many of our …
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West Oakland Green Initiative

Did you know that in West Oakland kids are seven times more likely to suffer from respiratory illnesses than any other kid in California? We have some of the worst air quality and we need your help to continue to …
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