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Our Mission is to promote social equity and improve quality of life by building vibrant communities where everyone can work, learn, and thrive.

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HUD Secretary Visits the Fruitvale Transit Village
On October 14th, The Unity Council welcomed U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge to the Fruitvale Transit Village as part of a two-day stop in the Bay Area to address California’s affordable housing crisis. Secretary Fudge was inspired […]
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Are You an Oakland Small Business Owner? Apply for the Comcast RISE grant!
From October 1 through October 14, eligible businesses in Oakland can apply for a $10,000 grant through the Comcast RISE Investment Fund, a multi-year, multi-faceted initiative launched in October 2020 to support small businesses owned by people of color. This […]
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California’s Eviction Moratorium Ends September 30th
The California Eviction Moratorium is set to end this month. At the moment, we don’t know if it will be extended. We know that many families may have questions about what to do and where to find help if this protection […]
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Now Accepting Head Start & Early Head Start Applications!

Join our Head Start and Early Head Start preschool program! Depending on the needs of our families, location, and availability, we offer both center-based and home-based care. Center-based programs take place at one of our locations in Oakland or Concord.

Now Hiring

We believe that our employees are the strongest asset of our organization. Our team of more than 300 employees are diverse, talented, driven to excellence, and reflect the community we serve.
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The Unity Council provides critical financial assistance, resources, and coaching to low-income children, families, and immigrants.

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