The project arose from the community’s desires for access to healthy foods, career opportunities and economic growth by way of a worker-owned grocery store.
We spoke with three restaurant and grocery store workers about the challenges and bright spots of providing an essential public service during the crisis.
Echoes of social justice programs that the Black Panther Party started resonate within current East Bay food-justice groups.
Oakland-based donut and youth-empowerment organization Mamacitas Café is raising funds to expand its operation.
More low-income Californians will get access to fresh produce because of a $3.7 million federal grant.