Find out about upcoming Ella Baker Center events, events hosted by our allies, and events our staff is at across the country. 

Meet & Greet for Directly Impacted Community Members

June 28, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

The Ella Baker Center is seeking community members who are formerly incarcerated and/or loved ones of those who are currently and/or formerly incarcerated to join us for dinner! You will have a chance to connect with others in the community who have shared lived experiences and get caught up to the work the Ella Baker Center is doing to end mass incarceration. To RSVP contact Darris Young at...

Dajon Ford Court Hearing

June 30, 2017 -
8:30am to 11:30am

Support Dajon Ford who has been charged as an adult and has been sitting in Santa Rita since he was arrested at the age of 17 in 2013. Dajon has been awaiting trial for 4 years. Since Prop 57 passed he has an opportunity to go back to juvenile court. Urban Peace Movement has been able to secure a new lawyer for Dajon and we are hopeful that we can make an impact on the outcome of his case with...

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July Member Meeting

July 11, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us at the Ella Baker Center's monthly member meeting to help us plan for our 5th Annual Night Out for Safety and Liberation, an event on August 1st where we will redefine what safety means for us in Oakland....