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Bringing Our Voices: Deep East Oakland Listening Session
The East Oakland Collective was awarded grants from All In Alameda County and Akonadi Foundation to hold a listening session for residents of color in deep East Oakland. On December 5, 2016, community members came together for a great discussion on economic empowerment, housing and urban blight. Watch footage from the event to learn what is impacting deep East Oakland residents today.