Meet the EBFErs: Greg Magofña

Meet Greg, the sixth organizer to interview in our series highlighting the volunteers who make up East Bay for Everyone. What’s your name and pronouns? Greg Magofña, he/him Tell us about your background. My dad was in the military so I grew up all over. I ended...

Support the RV residents in Berkeley!

Our organization is already formally opposed to sweeps of encampments. This letter is specifically about the RV situation in Berkeley East Bay for Everyone’s membership has voted overwhelmingly to support the RV residents in Berkeley, who have recently been prohibited...

Meet the EBFErs: Tommaso Sciortino

We’re on to the fifth interview in a series highlighting the organizers who make up East Bay for Everyone. Next up is Tomm! What’s your name and pronouns? Tommaso Sciortino, he/him What is your housing story? I lived at home...

Letter on Oakland Encampment Policy

We sent the following letter to the City of Oakland on January 12, 2019. To Mayor Schaaf and City of Oakland staff, We write in regards to Oakland’s policies on unhoused residents. As is stated in our name, we support an East Bay for everyone, including low- and...

Meet the EBFErs: Adriana Valencia

This is the fourth interview in a series highlighting the people behind East Bay for Everyone. We took a break for election season, but now we’re back with more! What’s your name and pronouns? Adriana Valencia, she/her What is your housing story? We’re...

Letter in Support of CASA Compact

We sent the following letter to the CASA Committee on November 30, 2018. Read more about it on the CASA on their  website. Dear CASA Co-Chairs and Committee Members, We members of East Bay For Everyone are glad to see elected leaders and community organizations...

Letter In Support of Proposed Oakland Public Land Policy

We sent the following letter to Oakland City Council for their December 14, 2018 meeting. Read more about it on the city website. City Councilmembers: We write to register our support for the public lands policy directive authored by Councilmembers Rebecca Kaplan and...
This Saturday: Canvass with Greg and Buffy!

This Saturday: Canvass with Greg and Buffy!

This Saturday, East Bay for Everyone will be canvassing for Greg Magofna and Buffy Wicks! Greg is one of the founding organizers of East Bay for Everyone and was recently endorsed by the East Bay Express. We’re super excited that one of our own is running for...
Tomorrow, 10a: Canvass with Rashi!!

Tomorrow, 10a: Canvass with Rashi!!

With just under a month until the election, East Bay for Everyone is organizing a canvassing event every Saturday until we’re done. Our first group canvassing of October is going to be with Rashi, our endorsed candidate for Berkeley City Council, District 1 and...