Upcoming SELC Events

Be part of the movement for more just and resilient economies!Find SELC's events below!

We're always cooking up pay-it-forward legal advice, action-oriented workshops, and happy hours with engaging conversations on how to build just and resilient local economies. Don't miss out! Please, share with your friends or network when an event might benefit others!

You can view all SELC events below or in our public google calendar here (you can even sync SELC's google calendar to yours so you never miss out on building the legal roots of resilience)!

  • Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 05:30 PM · 19 rsvps

    People Powered Happy Hour

    Join us for an evening of casual libations!

    Along with our People Powered Economies Campaign and annual membership drive, we want to take the time to recognize and appreciate our amazing SELC community members and sustainers. 

    We'll be throwing a party at Two Mile Wines inside the 25th St. Collective in Uptown Oakland with food, drinks, and lots of good company!

    There is no entrance fee, but a suggested $10 donation for non-members or sustainers. Why not become a member now?!

    Come celebrate the building of community resilience with the SELC staff and cultivate connections at our upcoming happy hour! Sharing economy legal professionals, public interest law students, urban gardeners, social justice advocates, and more will be in attendance! 

    We like what we do because we do it with you!This is a great place not only to learn about SELC, connect with our staff, and get a better understanding of our work supporting grassroots economic empowerment, but also a place to meet the movers and shakers seeding communities across the Bay toward a more humane economy! 

  • Monday, June 06, 2016 at 05:00 PM
    Impact Hub Oakland in Oakland, CA

    Legal Cafe at Impact Hub Oakland

    11745708_1633615230214272_5461259630391135567_n.jpgThe Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC) provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies.  The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    Impact HUB Oakland: Impact Hub Oakland is equal parts inspiring shared working space, entrepreneurial incubator and a membership-based community of socially engaged people, co-working and co-learning. Located in the heart of one of the coolest cities in the United States (move over Brooklyn), we cultivate, support and connect purpose-driven people as they pioneer solutions for a sustainable and equitable world.SELC is immensely grateful to Impact HUB Oakland for hosting SELC and the Resilient Communities Legal Cafe. Impact Hub Oakland is equal parts inspiring shared working space, entrepreneurial incubator, and a membership-based community of socially engaged people, co-working and co-learning. Impact HUB Oakland cultivates, supports, and connects purpose-driven people as they pioneer solutions for a sustainable and equitable world.

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

  • Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 06:00 PM
    Somos Mayfair in San José, CA

    Somos Mayfair Legal Cafe

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    Interested in starting your own business? SELC is partnering with Somos Mayfair to host a pop-up legal cafe for the Mayfair community. We offer legal support for people who have started or are thinking of starting their own businesses. Come by if you're interested in starting a Zumba business, a childcare cooperative, or a food enterprise! 

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC) provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies.  The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

    Dinner and childcare will be provided. Consultations available in English and Spanish. 


    Has pensado comenzar un Zumba, o una cooperativa de cuidado de niños, o una empresa de alimentos? O es usted dueño de un negocio con preguntas legales? SELC en colaboración con Somos Mayfair será el anfitrión de un café legal para la comunidad de Mayfair.  Vamos a ofrecer consejo legal a personas que quieren comenzar un negocio o que ya tienen un negocio.

    El Centro de Ley de Economías Sostenible (SELC) ofrece consejo legal a individuos y grupos que están trabajando para crear nuevas soluciones para economías locales que son resistente.  El Café Legal de Comunidades Resistentes es una clínica basada en la donación que ofrece consejo legal en orden de llegada. El Cafe Legal es un espacio para conectar, colaborar y crecer en comunidad.

    Para mas información sobre el Cafe Legal, incluyendo las areas de la ley que tenemos conocimiento, nuestra proxima oportunidades de aprendizaje, y mas, favor de visitar nuestro pagina de web: www.theselc.org/cafe

    Cena y servicios de cuido de niños sera incluido. Tendremos consultas en ingles y español. 

  • Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 05:00 PM
    Alchemy Collective Cafe in Berkeley, CA

    Alchemy Legal Cafe

    Alchemy_Legal_Cafe_Jill_Allison_-1.jpgThe Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC) provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies.  The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    Alchemy! They're amazing.

    SELC is immensely grateful to Alchemy Collective Cafe, a worker-owned business, who host our Legal Cafes at NO CHARGE to SELC!

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.