This is the year that everything we learned we must apply to survive.
Huey P. Neuton's Black Solidarity March
Community Ready Corps is an organization that provides self defense resources to the Oakland community by hosting classes and panels that shed light on Police Brutality, self determination, and other factors ravaging our community. This march initiated a week long march of events that bring the community back together.
California Black Health Agenda Policy Summit
The California Endowment is an organization that focuses on building Healthy Communities has a simple strategy: work on a local scale to create broad, statewide impact. They do that by providing fundraising opportunities for communities. They hosted a policy summit to talk about action that needs to be take on the legislative level that benefits the black community and preserves culture.
S.H.A.D.E. Presents the 4th Annual Voice of the Voiceless March
An organization that is dedicated to survivors against violence, S.H.A.D.E. hosts a yearly march in dedication to the voiceless women who have been victimized in sex trafficking (pimping). Leo Mercer represented the men against human sex trafficking in a protest that took place in Oakland's most saturated pimping areas.