The year has come to an end! This year Oakland R&D Leadership Public School met 40 times, completing over 100 hours of education and training, including 20 class visits, 11 field visits, 8 public events, and 1 recruitment event! Together, we reached over 850 community members and over 130 peers and faculty on campus!
The highlights of our project were..
Downtown Oakland Community Awareness Campaign – A community engagement campaign to raise awareness about Terracycle ashtrays and stormwater pollution
MLK Day Community Clean Up (Save the Bay, EBRPD) – A community litter reduction project at Martin Luther King Jr. Shoreline
2018 Annual Litter March – A service learning project engaging fellow peers and community members to raise awareness about the effects of litter on our watersheds
Peralta Creek/MLK Shoreline Litter Assessment – A long term litter reduction project targeting Peralta Creek and its drainage point at the Martin Luther King Jr. Shoreline
Paint the Town – A community based service...Read more