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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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The Unity Council, La Clinica, and UCSF Join Forces to Fight COVID-19 With Vaccine and Community Ambassadors in Oakland’s Hardest-Hit Fruitvale District
For Immediate Release   Data shows Latinos and Blacks highest infections rates, lowest vaccination rates in Alameda County  OAKLAND, CA — June 22, 2021 —  Hit hardest with COVID-19 Deaths in East Oakland, the epicenter of the deadly scourge of […]
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Historic Child Tax Credit will Start Delivering Checks to East Bay Families in July
OAKLAND, CA – On Monday, June 21, Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13) will urge East Bay families to apply for the new Child Tax Credit – a provision of the American Rescue Plan that will start delivering checks to eligible families as […]
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Fruitvale Senior Receives Free Tax Services in Fruitvale, Plus Vital Services to Weather the Pandemic
Luis first visited The Unity Council in March 2021 after hearing about our free tax services through our partners at the Spanish Speaking Citizens Foundation.   Before The Unity Council, Luis filed his taxes with a local tax professional for the […]
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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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