Freedom Fest – Juneteenth Celebration

Lake Merritt Amphitheater 1 Lake Merritt Boulevard, Oakland, CA, US

Caravan Line up Starts at 9:00am on Edes Ave Oakland Rally Starts at 1:00pm at Lake Merritt. Please inform us if you will be attending Caravan.  

Oakland Homeless Encampment Management Policy – Virtual Town Hall Discussion

Streaming Online CA, United States

Town Hall Discussion on Homeless Encampment Management Policy this Monday, June 22nd at 6 pm. Hosted by Oakland Councilmembers Loren Taylor (District 6) and Larry Reid (District 7) This Livestream discussion can be watched on the following platforms: Facebook: Loren Taylor YouTube: Councilmember Loren Taylor - Oakland District 6 Instagram: @Loren.Taylor Register via Zoom: (Email: Submit Questions: It's important to continue with our efforts post COVID-19 by addressing the homelessness crisis. Here are some useful links to get up to speed: October 2019 Report Point & Time Count Report (pages 10 & 11) -… February 25th Life Enrichment Committee Report -… Your input is vital to help the City Council make critical decisions about how homeless encampments should be serviced and managed. In addition to joining Monday’s Town Hall, Please complete the survey below, designed to capture the perspective of those who live and work in Oakland. Homeless Encampment Management Policy Survey -…/1FAIpQLSdgffKNO9Bm6oaMpL…/viewform

Oakland Black Church Collective – Candidates Forum

Streaming Online CA, United States

Oakland Black Church Collective - Candidates Forum - Saturday, October 10, 2020 Join Oakland's Black Church Collective, a group of pastors representing churches across Oakland, for a virtual forum. City Council Candidates from Districts 1, 3, 5, 7 and At Large seats will share their platforms and answer questions about the issues that impact Black people in the city most critically. All City Council races will hold district conversations online between 1PM PST to 7PM EST. RSVP:

Shiloh Church Oakland – Harvest 2020

Shiloh Church Oakland 3295 School St, Oakland, CA, US

Shiloh Church is hosting Harvest 2020 for children ages 4 to 14 years old and their families! Join us for this “walk-through” event at Shiloh Church, where we will give out candy, food and have a coloring contest. Costumes are optional, while face masks are required!  Social distancing will be practiced. Registration is required. SAFETY: To help us ensure the safety of the attendees, we ask that you help us practice social distancing (maintain 6 feet of distance) and wear a mask at all times. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required. For more info visit

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church – Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church 1203 Willow Street, Oakland, CA, United States

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020 12Noon Hosted by Pastor Michael Wallace & The Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church Co-Sponsors: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Oakland Ward) Parking Lot Drive Through & Walk-Up Curbside Service. Masks and social/physical distancing required. 1,200 Turkeys 700 Bags of Groceries 700 Boxes of Fruits & Vegetables Limit (1) Turkey and food bag per household. First come basis while supplies last

Two Star Market – Thanksgiving Community Dinner

Two Star Market 2020 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA, United States

The 18th Annual Two Star Market Thanksgiving Community Celebration will be held on Thursday, 26th. From 1pm to 4pm About this Event Mask are required and, if needed, will be provided. Meals are pickup only. Meals are free and will be pre-packaged. Volunteers are needed please text 510-847-9398 Register in advance:  

Tapestry Church – Good Friday Service

Streaming Online CA, United States

Good Friday Service is happening. Service will begin at 6:30pm Streaming Online: Featuring Pastors: Lynne Herron Damon Owens Shantell Owens Erina Kim-Eubanks Kyle Brooks Andy Madsen Ray N Mila De'Morea BigSlim Evans, Host

Interfaith Sunrise Service at Lake Merritt

Lake Merritt Amphitheater 1 Lake Merritt Boulevard, Oakland, CA, US

There’s so much revealed during Lent that makes rejoicing on Easter authentic. Join us Sunday as we enjoy the Sunrise together and Celebrate our Risen Savior. We are excited about the Interfaith Pastors and clergy coming together to pray and serve communion. Immediately following the 90 min service we will serve breakfast to the adjacent encampment community. All are welcome! Masks required, and social distancing will be practiced. Please dress warmly and/or bring a blanket. Special thanks to Audience of One and Kingston 11 for contributing breakfast for distribution For details, call / text 510-984-2519 or email Hosted by Faith in the Bay


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