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Wellstone DRC Berkeley General Election Flyer

Posted by on October 24, 2016 at 5:35 pm

To view the pdf: wellstone_4pg-campaign_berkeley_11x17-final

Announcing the Annual BBBON Picnic

Posted by on June 10, 2016 at 3:08 pm

BBBON Demands to Solve the Housing Crisis

Posted by on March 28, 2016 at 7:10 pm

The Council Has Passed the “Housing Roadmap” – Now What?   Declare Housing State of Emergency and Immediate Moratorium on Approval of New Projects To meet the crisis that is upon us and to stabilize the housing market in this moment, we call on city government to declare a Housing State of Emergency and a […]

D7 MLK Day of Service Results

Posted by on February 18, 2016 at 12:53 pm

Every year Block by Block Organizing Network District 7 (BBBON D7) holds a service event in District 7 to commemorate Martin Luther King Day. In 2016, BBBON D7 continued this tradition by hosting a planting and cleaning event on G-Street (between 85th and 92nd Avenues). For over the past two years, BBBON D7 and HOPE […]

D7 MLK Day of Service

Posted by on January 13, 2016 at 9:14 pm

Wellstone DRC Meeting to Endorse CA Assembly and Senate Candidates

Posted by on January 13, 2016 at 4:17 pm

BBBON has endorsed Sandre Swanson for California State Senate, 9th District (which includes Oakland).  Now those of us who are also members of the Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club will have another chance to vote to support him.  With the endorsement in hand, the Club’s delegates to the Alameda County Democratic Central Committee will be able […]

Peace Ambassador Training

Posted by on January 13, 2016 at 3:02 pm

BBBON member Jennae Wallach has been working on peace building and peace education in Oakland for the past several years. As part of that work, she learned about the Global Peace Ambassador Training sponsored by the Shift Network (TSN). Jennae writes, “It is an amazing but expensive course. For the last five years, TSN has […]

Welcome to Block By Block Organizing Network

Posted by on September 24, 2015 at 4:42 pm

BLOCK BY BLOCK ORGANIZING NETWORK was founded in 2010 to unite progressive community activists Block by Block, District by District to create one progressive voice for Oakland.  We organized District Town Halls for both the Mayor and Council Members.  We sponsored community forums on Small Business Development, Public Safety and Jobs.  We worked within our neighborhoods organizing street clean-ups […]

Action Items from September GA on Housing

Posted by on September 24, 2015 at 4:25 pm

Calls to action             09-30-15 City Council Hearing, attend and speak,             Participate in 10-17-15 Stand Up to Speak Out! An Oakland-Wide Anti-Displacement Forum.             Build Community Engagement.  Form Coalitions with like minded groups.             Influence State Policy (candidates).             Set-up meetings with elected re […]