Press – The Unity Council


PRESS RELEASE: The Unity Council, UCSF, La Clínica and La Familia leading efforts for free COVID-19 “Test and Respond” campaign — Sanando Juntos: Fruitvale

KTVU: Positive COVID-19 rates in Mission District four times higher than San Francisco average.

The Mercury News: Coronavirus: UCSF launching ‘mass testing’ effort in Oakland’s Fruitvale district

Telemundo: “Prueba y Respuesta” Sanando Juntos: Fruitvale.

Univision: Familias del este de la Bahía podrán recibir un cheque por coronavirus de $500 gracias a donativo del CEO de Twitter

San Francisco Chronicle: In our COVID-19 crisis, nonprofits are stepping in where governments and businesses failed By Phil Buchanan

The Mercury News: More than half of Latinos in California struggle to stay afloat, report finds. By Erica Hellerstein

East Bay Express: Lost in Translation: Indigenous-language speakers challenged during pandemic By By Ying Zhao and Daniel Roman

The Mercury News: Census Caravan focuses on Oakland’s hard-to-count communities

Berkeleyside: Fruitvale merchants worry about their neighborhood’s future

The San Francisco Chronicle: Can architecture slow gentrification? Restore Oakland wants to show that it can. By John King
John King

Forbes: CARES-2 Needs To Step Up And Support Black & Brown Small Businesses–brown-small-businesses/#ddc7e414a598

The Mercury News: Coronavirus: As unemployment claims surge, non-English speakers struggle to file applications

The Mercury News: Development without gentrification? Oakland’s Fruitvale is the model, report says

The San Francisco Chronicle: Transit-village housing in Oakland’s Fruitvale gets going, after years of delays

The San Francisco Chronicle: Editorial: Faster track for transit-friendly housing

East Bay Times: Work begins on affordable housing at Fruitvale Village

East Bay Business News: Exclusive: Oakland’s largest affordable project in four years starts construction next to BART

7NEWS: Oakland mayor says protecting the most vulnerable starts with housing

Fox KTVU: Schaaf holds groundbreaking for Fruitvale affordable housing project