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The 5th Annual Gameheads Student Showcase was a huge success! Over 500 people gathered at Esports Arena: Oakland to try out the video games that Gameheads students work hard on all summer. ABC7.
James W. Head, president and CEO of the East Bay Community Foundation, joined the Zellerbach Family Foundation Board of Directors. Together for Good. San Francisco Business Times.
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Today’s young people, and young people of color in particular, are ready to use their voices and their votes to bring about positive change. Power California Vote at 16 organizer Tyler Okeke and executive director Luis Sanchez make a powerful case for expanding the vote for Teen Vogue.
Artist Vida Kuang
More than 600 people gathered in Madison Park on Tuesday to protest the Trump Administration’s latest attack on immigrant communities in the Bay Area and across the country. Changes to the public charge rule subject millions of immigrants to the possibility of deportation if they ever used or were deemed likely to use government benefits to help their families meet basic needs, like medicaid, food stamps, and non-cash housing assistance. Organizers of the rally called on Bay Area artists to document the day. KQED.