Project News | February 2, 2023

February 2, 2023
Community Initiatives Project News | February 2, 2023

Pre-Health Dreamers Pre-Health Dreamers is holding the next seminar in their Outward: Advocacy Training series February 8, 2023. This workshop highlights how students can advocate for themselves amidst the application process towards higher educational institutions. Students will learn what self-advocacy means for undocumented students pursuing health-related professional programs and how it can help them succeed. […]

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Board Member Abbas’ Work in Africa

January 25, 2023
Board Member Abbas' Work in Africa

Community Initiatives’ board member Abbas Moloo recently shared videos from his 2022 trip to Africa for the nonprofit he founded, Help Aid Africa. In the first video, you’ll meet Muhammad, who at 16 years of age is no longer in school as his family cannot afford to pay the fees, and instead spends time searching […]

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Project News | January 19, 2023

January 19, 2023
Project News | January 19, 2023

Alliance for Felix Cove Theresa Harlan, Director of the Alliance for Felix Cove, was recently quoted in a KQED article on the cattle ranching debate occurring in the Point Reyes area. She said, “My grandmother was a ranch cook and my uncles worked on ranches as ranch hands.” Read more here. Global Philanthropy Project “Since […]

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Project News | January 5, 2023

January 5, 2023
Community Initiatives Project News | January 5, 2023

Sierra Seeds Sierra Seeds is a project that cultivates intimacy with the earth and ancestral food traditions through medicinal storytelling on seed songs and seed rematriation in innovative, grounding, rich fertile, nourishing learning circles. Read about seed rematriation on their blog. Across Turtle Island, there is a growing intergenerational movement of indigenous people proud to […]

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Project News | December 22, 2022

December 22, 2022
Community Initiatives Project News December 22, 2022

El/La Para Translatinas The 2022 SECA Art Award Exhibition, at SFMOMA through May 29, will celebrate Bay Area Artists. Marcel Pardo Ariza’s portion of the exhibit honors “Bay Area trans leaders in photographic portraits that appropriate Catholic altarpieces featuring saints. Exploring the relationship between kinship and queerness, the tender images hang on walls saturated with […]

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FY22 Snapshot of Our Community

December 12, 2022
FY22 Snapshot of Our Community

Season’s greetings! We hope your 2022 is wrapping up nicely. Below, please find the topline results from the Fiscal Year 2022 annual Project Impact and Customer Satisfaction Survey. We thank you for participating. Let us know if you have any questions or would like to discuss the survey results in more detail. Community Initiatives and […]

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Project News | December 8, 2022

December 8, 2022
Community Initiatives Project News | December 8, 2022

Academic Data Science Alliance Join Academic Data Science Alliance at ImageXD 2023, a workshop for image analysis researchers and developers co-hosted with the University of California, Berkeley Institute for Data Science. There be talks, discussions, and time to work in groups to collaborate – either coding or planning for research and funding. ImageXD will be […]

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Project News | November 25, 2022

November 25, 2022
Project News November 25, 2022 Giving Tuesday Preview

Frontline Workers Counseling Project Save the date! November 29 is Giving Tuesday, and the Frontline Workers Counseling Project (FWCP) will be raising money to continue supporting frontline worker mental health. If you’re looking for a way to make a difference this year, they’d love for you to join them. See FWCP’s Giving Tuesday campaign here. […]

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Project News | November 10, 2022

November 10, 2022
Project News | November 10, 2022

California Foodshed Funders In August of this year, California Foodshed Funders welcomed their new Executive Director, Amanda Kim. Amanda grew up on a tenant farm, and her family has been involved with agriculture since the 1980s. Amanda has 20+ years of experience in service design, implementation, and evaluation in the health, housing, and human services […]

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Project News | October 27, 2022

October 25, 2022
Community Initiatives Project News | October 27, 2022

EL/LA Para TransLatinas EL/LA Para TransLatinas is holding a Costume Contest, their first event at OMG Club after more than 2 years. Come dressed to be spooky and have a good time! There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for people costumes as well as a prize for Best Dressed Pet. Additionally, […]

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