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MLK Observance Event Reminds SOMA Residents to Stand Together and Speak Out

MLK 2017 Speaker, AR, NG

It was a day of solidarity in SOMA, with more than 600 people attending the 16th MLK Observance, hundreds attending the Volunteer Fair, and nearly 600 homes lit with luminaries. Read more…

Coalition on Race Statement Regarding Vandalism of the South Orange Menorah

Over the holidays an incident of random vandalism by a young person resulted in direct damage to the South Orange Menorah display. The Community Coalition on Race would like to encourage parents to speak to their young people about the importance of respecting the property of others and especially that of respecting religious symbols. It […]

Civic Engagement Institute 2017


Register now for the 2017 Civic Engagement Institute and learn how to be an effective volunteer for the causes you care about. Read more here for details about this session beginning on February 11th.

#DisruptRacism: 10 Ways to Disrupt the Cycle of Racism


How is America going to thrive at a time when discrimination and racism are tearing the country apart? If Americans want to stop the cycle of racism, they must come together to talk about race and find solutions.