Equipping the 21st Century Workforce, July 13th
We’re partnering with Opportunity@Work to explore the workforce development system for job ready adults. You can expect a panel of experts to help us breakdown current policies around workforce development, dig into the specifics of the most useful trainings, and highlight barriers to entry and success.
The Forum: Oakland...Blacks and the Urban Future
What will Oakland look like in 2? 5? 10 years? What are the major residential and commercial projects impacting the community? Join TheREGISTRY for a candid discussion and gain an insider’s perspective on local real estate development projects, opportunities for local participation and economic impacts.
The Political Dynamics of Housing
We spent the evening digging into housing policy, funding for affordable housing, financing development, and providing some historical context for how this crisis came to be. Check out the recap on our blog which includes some additional resources on housing!
TechEquity Collaborative Member Launch Party
Last Thursday night we welcomed over 100 Bay Area tech workers to help us celebrate the official launch of the TechEquity Collaborative. Before we toasted on the roof of the Kapor Center for Social Impact, we heard from local policymakers…
Is It Time For a Tech Sanctuary Movement?
On Wednesday April 12th, we saw over 100 people — tech workers, activists, and other engaged citizens — gathered at Google’s offices in San Francisco to explore a provocative question: is it time for a Tech Sanctuary movement? The event was organized by…
Ballot Info Night: Housing, Housing, Housing.
TechEquity Collaborative held an info session on some of the local ballot measures Oakland voters will be asked to weigh in on during the 2016 Election. Of the nine, we chose to highlight seven that we think are most relevant to creating an equitable tech-driven economy.