Oakland Rising Committee

Oakland Progressives Party 2019

Get your tickets to this year's Oakland Progressives Party + Townie Awards!

June 20, 2019

5:30 to 8:30

Lakeside Park Garden Center

666 Bellevue Ave, Oakland

$40 = General Admission

$20 = Community Level Ticket


We're excited to celebrate the victories of our community from the past year, and specifically the work of these 6 amazing social justice champions:

Oakland Education Association:

Townie of the Year

Stop Urban Shield:

Volunteer Townie

United Roots, in memory of aManda Greene: Youth Advocate Townie

Alma Blackwell:

Social Justice Warrior Townie

Kate O’Hara, Chair of the Oakland Army Base Jobs Oversight Commission:

Government Official Townie

Reem's:

Local Business Townie


Enjoy food by Reem's, an open bar, and beats by DJ Tim Diesel.


By purchasing your ticket, you’re supporting our campaigns -- Oakland's LARGEST ground campaigns to bring resources into our communities. And as we continue to run campaigns, our base of over 61,000 supportive voters - or about 25% of Oakland’s total electorate - will continue to grow!



Thanks to our growing list of supporters!


CO-HOST COMMITTEE

Louise Anderson • Jovanka Beckles • Donna Bransford • Cat Brooks • Myra Chow • Margi Clarke • Quinn Delaney • Alex Desautels • Rona Fernandez • Nancy Friedman • Kathryn Gilje • Annelise Grimm • Yolanda Hippensteele • Lailan Huen • LaNiece Jones • T. Ky-Nam Kwon Miller • Timmy Lu • Derecka Mehrens • Bilen Mesfin • Luke Newton • Steven Pitts • Maria Poblet • Cindi Reiss • Margaret Renik • Dee Rosario • Dan Siegel • Brandon Sturdivant • Shiree Teng • Evelyn Torres • Igor Tregrub & Maritessa Bravo Ares • Amado Uno • Carlos Uribe • Sheryl Walton • Calvin Williams • Marla Wilson • Pete Woiwode • Behrooz Yeganegi


WARRIOR LEVEL

SOLIDAGO FOUNDATION

SEIU 1021


CHANGE-MAKER LEVEL

National Union of Healthcare Workers • Sierra Club • The California Endowment


LEADER LEVEL

ACLU of Northern California • Bay Rising • Assemblymember Rob Bonta • Councilmember At-Large Rebecca Kaplan • East Bay Community Foundation • Mechanics Bank • Movement Strategy Center • Miller & Olson, LLP • New Media Ventures • The San Francisco Foundation • Sheet Metal Workers Local 104 • UNITE HERE! 2850


PARTNER LEVEL

Asian Pacific Environmental Network • Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice • Causa Justa::Just Cause • Councilmember Nikki Fortunato Bas • Congresswoman Barbara Lee • FairVote California • Fun with Financials • IFPTE Local 21 • Justice Funders • PG&E • Senator Nancy Skinner • The Hood Incubator • Working Partnerships USA


ALLY LEVEL

Nwamaka Agbo • Alliance for Community Development • Bay Area Jewish Voice for Peace • California Federation of Teachers • Californians for Justice • Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson • Chinese Progressive Association • Ella Baker Center for Human Rights • In-Advance • Mujeres Unidas Y Activas • Oakland Education Association • Parent Voices Oakland • Power CA • Sierra Club SF Bay Chapter & Northern Alameda County Group • Councilmember Loren Taylor • Councilmember Sheng Thao • OUSD School Board Director Roseann Torres • Urban Habitat • Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club

Contribution rules

  1. I am a U.S. citizen or lawfully admitted permanent resident (i.e., green card holder).
  2. This contribution is made from my own funds, and funds are not being provided to me by another person or entity for the purpose of making this contribution.
  3. I am at least eighteen years old.