This year Oakland Unite’s Messengers4Change has partnered with Holy Names University to collect gifts for the Mayor’s Toy Drive. If you, or someone you know, is interested in signing-up to receive gifts from the Mayor’s Toy Drive please attend the sign-up event on Saturday, December 5th.
Last week, Oakland Unite staff, Street Outreach Workers, and community-based partners attended the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency (OJJDP)’s National Forum of Youth Violence in Baltimore, Maryland. The conference focused on OJJDP’s strategy around community-based violence prevention. *Part of our Oakland Team in Baltimore. Oakland Unite’s Violence Prevention Network Coordinator, Kevin Grant, was […]
Messengers4Change Friday Summer Nights Program Successful in East and West Oakland Friday Summer Nights 2015 Program was an overall success that was made extra special by the personal connections made during the events in East and West Oakland. The Friday Summer Nights events were hosted at Willie Wilkins Park on 98th Ave. in East Oakland and at […]