Why Oakland Needs a BCZ

"Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle.“ - Malcolm X

The Black Cultural Zone Collaborative has been working with a coalition of residents, government agencies, churches, and grassroots organizing groups to help keep Black folks in East Oakland. Through a strategy of building power, securing land, and directing more dollars to community driven projects we can secure a foothold in East Oakland that finally allows our neighborhoods to thrive.

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