Northern California’s Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Tuesday - October 27

The latest local Bay Area/San Jose/Sacramento area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

CA Surgeon General Dr. Nadine Burke Harris explains at our Virtual Town Hall, "Step one as a community of providers and parents who want to support kids at this time. Put our own oxygen mask on. Self care is not selfish[...] Safe, stable and nurturing environments are important."

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Congratulations to the BOS on unanimously passing the updated Community Opportunity to Purchase Act legislation! Once again San Francisco is leading the way on innovative housing policy. Now let's see this kind of Right to Purchase policy tool happen at the statewide level!

Need a new buddy while you're at home? 🐶 Meet Nalah! She's smart, potty trained, and likes dogs and people. What's not to love?? 😍

Nalah is part of our Community Rehoming program ❤️
Check out her profile:

#AdoptDontShop #sfspca 🐾

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This Thursday, join @SANDAG, @metrolosangeles, @SoundTransit & @MTCBATA to learn about how the cities of San Diego, Los Angeles & Seattle are implementing regional express bus networks & hear about plans to do the same here in the Bay Area.

You’re Invited! Join us for an inspiring program celebrating Faith in Action East Bay. Hear first-hand stories of how our work has impacted individuals and transformed communities. Together, we will Rise Up For Justice.
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Right now, we have a chance to dictate the future of Twin Peaks. #KeepTwinPeaksOpen
One more week to take the survey:

Cony Fuentes, a case manager with #Catholic Charities Center for #Immigration Legal & Support Services, swung into action to help a #SanMateo family gain access to desks, school supplies, and healthy food.

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"We know that adolescents and young adults, regardless of insurance issues, have more difficulty with adhering to care and...more difficulty maintaining access to care." UCSF's @drlenawine on the impact of the #ACA on young adults with cancer.

We’re ONE WEEK from Election Day! Do you have your voting plan figured out? Check out our election resources page for our endorsements and resources on how to vote.

“The Cultural New Deal is not only a call for cultural equity and racial justice in the arts sector, it is a blueprint for societal transformation.” DeborahCullinan, CEO of @YBCA writes for @MarketWatch: #RacialJustice #Equity #Arts

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