2014 East Oakland Project Blogs

A Faith That Bears Good Fruit

  Josefina Lopez, the co-founder and proprietor of Corazon del Pueblo on East Oakland’s International Boulevard, may seem an unlikely social activist,  Her mild demeanor and warmth hide a warrior with a  passion for social […]

2014 East Oakland Project Blogs

Community Change Agents

On a Thursday in August,  I heard English and Spanish as I watched African- American and Latino families share a pot-luck dinner in honor of mothers graduating from the Bay Area Parent Leadership Action Network’s […]