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Ensuring Opportunity
The Ensuring Opportunity Campaign is a collaborative effort to end poverty in Contra Costa County by addressing structural causes at the policy level.
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American Progress Mar 27
For Mary Ann, raising two kids as a single mom was hard already. Taking away SNAP benefits would've made it even worse. Go to to tell Trump any cut to SNAP is unacceptable
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Western Center on Law & Poverty Mar 14
Today we joined our partners and bill authors to announce a bill package to protect CA renters. •AB 36: Reform •AB 1482: Anti- Rent Gouging⁣⁣ •AB 1481: Just cause for eviction⁣⁣ ⁣⁣
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Ensuring Opportunity Mar 15
Go Ella! You are an inspiration to all of us.
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California Report Mar 6
Second Judge Blocks Trump Administration’s Census Citizenship Question Plans
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Contra Costa Immigrant Rights Alliance Mar 5
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CAFB Feb 26
We’re on Capitol Hill to tell our MOCs why is critical for nearly 4 million low-income Californians. The proposed rule would take food away from 755k people & worsen hunger & hardship. Submit your comment TODAY keep
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Stand Together Contra Costa Mar 4
Join us at Concord High School on March 30th at 10 a.m. for our next Community Fair. We will be providing free immigration consultations and other services. Please visit our website for our upcoming events,
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Tenants Together Feb 28
If rent control policies were passed in the states and cities that are currently considering rent control legislation, 12.7 million renter households will be stabilized. Click and learn how rent control builds stable, healthy communities:
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Budget Center Feb 25
NEW Fact Sheet: "Subsidized Can Help Reduce Barriers to Success for Children of Color, but Few Receive It in California" Get more info, context by joining our webinar at 11AM:
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Ensuring Opportunity Feb 26
What would it take to ensure quality, affordable housing for all in communities of opportunity? Which of these solutions are you seeing implemented in your city?
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Budget Center Feb 25
California ranks as one of the least affordable states in the nation based on the cost of . Read more in our new Fact Sheet by :
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First 5 Contra Costa Feb 25
We're hiring. First 5 Contra Costa is making a strategic shift to play a larger role as an advocate for policies that will sustain and expand systems for young children and their families. Learn more about our Policy and Communications Director role here:
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Ensuring Opportunity Feb 25
Mark your calendars. It's time to talk about affordable housing and generally MORE housing in the Bay Area. Be a part of the discussion, be a part of the movement.
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Western Center on Law & Poverty Feb 25
High interest credit cards are never helpful, but when the cards are for health expenses, and the rates reach 27%, it can lead to disaster for a person's finances. Western Center has sponsored a bill, authored by , to address the issue.
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Ensuring Opportunity Feb 18
Rising Bay Area rents hit communities of color hardest via
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United We Dream Feb 18
If your expires before the year 2020, you should renew NOW! Check our resources here:
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United Ways of CA Feb 15
Are you self-employed? Don’t forget any business expenses, and if you earned less than $25,000, also don’t forget to see if you qualify for the credit during tax time. Find out if it can help you.
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Fight For 15 Feb 14
Let's get real about what the real emergencies are in the U.S.
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NPH Feb 14
"A new report from & confirms that rising housing prices in the Bay Area have caused disproportionate harm to low-income households of color, displacing them at higher rates & pushing them into new areas of poverty."
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Rubicon Programs Feb 6
With & becoming more frequent, local is struggling to keep afloat & continue to cover tough issues like . Luckily, is partnering with , & more to employ 1K poverty & policy reporters by 2023. THANK YOU!
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