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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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Veterans and Affordable Housing Act Jul 16
Having an affordable home changed Yessica’s life. Stories like Yessica's drive home just how important it is that we pass California’s Veterans & Affordable Housing Act () this November -- and fight back against the housing crisis.
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CHC Jul 11
As Assemblymember says, Prop. 1 will "begin to take on the affordable housing crisis that threatens our state’s economic prosperity, deepens inequality, and increases homelessness.”
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John Gioia Jul 10
Today we came together to cancel the ICE Contract. To the thousands of county residents who passionately advocated for an end to the detention of immigrants at the West County Jail, thank you.
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RichmondCF, CA Jul 10
Richmond Calif it's time to truly influence the direction of your community! Richmond City Manager Bill Lindsay is retiring. The City of Richmond wants you input! Please use a link below and take the survey. Survey in English:
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Rise Together Jul 2
SF $15 minimum wage will make only a small dent in the Bay Area massive costs of living and housing continue to rise where six-figure salaries are considered "low-income" for a family of four. Read more here:
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CAFB Jul 2
for households with children, seniors, and the disabled who make up 88% of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program recipients. RT if you believe Americans deserve a that helps feed families.
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CIPC Jun 29
Taking action this weekend to end family separation? Read our post on why we must fight to in community, and not in cages.
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Ensuring Opportunity Jun 29
"For our leaders to dismiss 1/5 of Americans as a drag on the economy is egregious.... Stigmatizing them for conditions largely out of their control is irresponsible & shameful." Thank you for your leadership in Contra Costa !
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CALmatters Jun 28
How many Californians are homeless? estimates 130,000 on a given night—that’s 25 percent of the entire nation’s homeless population.
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Matt Schwartz Jun 28
Agree with Editorial: "To help homeless, more housing is the answer." If you agree, vote for the bond this November. Thanks for the chart below on the relationship between state investment in housing and homelessness
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Western Center Jun 28
The & are voting on amendment that would add to the purpose of SNAP (Food Stamps) should be to increase employment, encourage healthy marriage, & to promote self-sufficiency & deny aid to out of work Americans. Calling for "NO" votes.
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Family Economic Security Partnership Jun 25
A statement from First 5 CoCo on the recent separation of children and parents.
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FRAC Jun 22
With the passage of the , the has made it clear they're OK with taking food from children, seniors, ppl w disabilities, & others.
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Western Center Jun 22
System Will Be Down June 23 and June 24. Please Plan Ahead!
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FRAC Jun 21
The House Farm Bill passed by a vote of 213-211 today. This bill will take food off the tables of millions of people in need, leading to greater hunger and poverty.
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No Kid Hungry Jun 21
HAPPENING TODAY: The House would hurt poor working families, lead to tens of THOUSANDS of children losing free school meals. Urge your Representative to VOTE NO! CALL NOW:
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Ensuring Opportunity Jun 21
The future of is at stake. Will we be a state where only the wealthy can afford to live? Or will it be a place where all families can have a stable home and thrive? The decision is coming to YOU!
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Ensuring Opportunity Jun 21
We all want more affordable homes built, but that will take years - and many of our friends, neighbors, and colleagues, just don’t have years to wait!
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Ensuring Opportunity Jun 21
Call Your Representatives to Protect Nutrition Assistance for Millions:
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Ensuring Opportunity Jun 21
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