Rise East, a $100 million philanthropic effort, will tackle longstanding systemic issues facing residents in a 40-square-block area.
It’s the third project in the neighborhood from a Santa Cruz-based developer partnering with local churches to build housing.
Students attending the Freedom School will also take classes at Chabot Space and Science Center and Merritt College.
Oakland’s vacant property tax is meant to encourage housing on empty lots. Is there a loophole that does the opposite?
Jacqueline Thompson, head pastor of Allen Temple Baptist Church, got vaccinated for her congregation and 92-year-old mother.