Project Committee

Doug Hardcastle, Oakley Councilmember

Vanessa Perry, Oakley Councilmember

Bryan Montgomery, Oakley City Manager

Father Ken Sales, Pastor, St. Anthony Catholic Church

Nancy Marquez, City of Oakley and Oakley resident

Tere Flores, Oakley resident and experienced community organizer

Colleen Creswell, O'Hara Park Middle School Principal

Maria de la Luz Bordanaro, Assistant Principal, Oakley Union Elementary School District

Chris Thorsen, Chief of Police, Oakley Police Department

Simon Mendez, Student, Freedom High School

Juan Ortiz, Staff Attorney for Int'l Institute of the Bay Area


Events & Updates

HEART OF OAKLEY FESTIVAL

We are currently seeking cultural performances and booth exhibitors for the Heart of Oakley Festival. If interested in learning more or in filling out the application, please visit Heart of Oakley Festival>>. To view pictures from the Heart of Oakley Festival in 2015, visit our Facebook page>>

 

MENTAL HEALTH TRAINING

August 6, 2016 (in English) & August 13, 2016 (in Spanish) Training is hosted in partnership with New Lifeline Ministries and American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Mental Health Training>>

 

COMMUNITY CITIZENSHIP DRIVE

Need help applying for U.S. Citizenship through the Naturalization process? Our fall Citizenship Drive is taking place September 24 in the Oakley Council ChambersCitizenship Drive>>

 

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CULTURAL WORKSHOP

We are gearing up for Oakley’s third Día de los Muertos Cultural Workshop on October 29, 2016 at Oakley City Hall. For more information, visit Día de los Muertos Workshop>>

 

DIGITAL STORY-TELLING VIDEO: OUR FUTURE IS TOGETHER!

Take a look at our video starring fellow community members that decided to share their immigrant experience! Go to our Facebook page in order to share your thoughts on the video!

A special thanks to our participants and Storytellers for Good for the great work they did!