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Why I’m asking you to donate $10 instead of $100

Why I’m asking you to donate $10 instead of $100

Written by Tia Katrina Taruc-Myers, Director of Legal Education For our #PeoplePoweredLaw campaign, I set a personal goal of recruiting 10 Community Members to donate $10 per month as opposed to recruiting 10 donors to donate $100 today. Here’s a few reasons why: 1) Receiving Many Small Donations Makes Our Budget... Continue Reading

Santa Clara says YES to Creating a City for Worker Coops to Thrive

Santa Clara says YES to Creating a City for Worker Coops to Thrive

“[Santa Clara is] the Center of What’s Possible, so Let’s Make [Coops] Possible” - Councilmember Debi Davis  On Tuesday night, over fifty coop members and supporters from all over the Bay Area gathered for a learning session requested by the Santa Clara City Council who later unanimously voted to support... Continue Reading

Takeaways from Chordata Capital’s webinar: “Investing with a Reparations Lens” 

Takeaways from Chordata Capital’s webinar: “Investing with a Reparations Lens” 

By Sophia Leswing, Law Center Summer 2019 Intern What does it mean to invest with a reparations lens? As a UC Berkeley undergraduate student minoring in Public Policy and passionate about racial justice, I frequently peruse the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society website for the latest research on... Continue Reading

Retirement Investments That Nurture Communities

Retirement Investments That Nurture Communities

How can we apply our retirement savings to nurture the communities and planet where we plan to retire?  We are thrilled to announce the launch of TheNextEgg.org, a community of people learning to self-direct their retirement savings into investments that repair injustices, sequester carbon, nurture local enterprises, and create a... Continue Reading

People & Planet Over Programs & Profit

People & Planet Over Programs & Profit

Part of our blog series where our Summer Interns introduce themselves to our communities. By Tracy Bindel, Law Center Summer 2019 Law Clerk My name is Tracy Bindel and I grew up in a large family in rural New Mexico. I'm currently a night school student at Suffolk University Law School in... Continue Reading

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