How Much Would It Cost To End Homelessness In America?

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Learn more about the cost to end homelessness in America, and get statistics about the problems unhoused populations face.   According to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, it would cost $20 billion to end homelessness in the United States. That is a big number, yes, but let’s put it into perspective: Americans spend $19 billion a year on …

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Tele-town Hall: COVID-19 and the Bay Area Black Community

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Dr.  Aboelata is a panelist:  AARP of California Tele-Town hall. COVID 19 and the Bay Area Black Community.  Join AARP California and health experts for an-in depth conversation addressing COVID -19 inequities in the Bay Area. March 18th at 2pm. You can hear it here!: AARP California – (vekeo.com)Te

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Dr. Aisha Mays unveils Dream Youth Clinic’s new Community Garden—where opportunity grows for vulnerable Oakland teens.

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Written by Melissa Hart Dr. Aisha Mays of Oakland grew up knowing she wanted to be a doctor, but she never imagined she’d invite a pregnant 16-year-old to live with her during medical school. She’d been volunteering as a mentor for high school students of color, and the program paired her with a teen who became pregnant three months into …

admin@rootsclinic.orgDr. Aisha Mays unveils Dream Youth Clinic’s new Community Garden—where opportunity grows for vulnerable Oakland teens.

Combatting the COVID surge in East Oakland with Dr Noha, Roots Community Health Center

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Dr. Noha Aboelata joined 94.1’s KPFA’s FRONTLINE to address the realities of COVID-19. She spoke to the timeline of the disease, the Roots Community Health Center response, and the realities faced by our communities in East Oakland. She also answered callers’ questions regarding the disease. Missed out? Listen here: http://u.pc.cd/sCU

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2020 COVID-19 Community Hero Award

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Our very own Dr. Danielle Williams is being honored as a 2020 COVID Community Hero by Alameda County’s Health Care for the Homeless! We’d love to congratulate Dr. Williams for this award and the acknowledgement of her stellar investment in our community during these trying times. Here’s what they’re saying about her: “Dr. Williams has been an inspiring partner since …

admin@rootsclinic.org2020 COVID-19 Community Hero Award

Virtual Celebration honoring our very own Dr. Noha! Tune in tonight at 7pm!

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Dear Constituent, 2020 has been a challenging year. Many events – weddings, birthday celebrations, vacations, and more – were postponed or canceled, leaving a little emptiness all around. The California Legislature was no different. This year was the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote, yet the events commemorating that anniversary and the Legislature’s annual Women of …

admin@rootsclinic.orgVirtual Celebration honoring our very own Dr. Noha! Tune in tonight at 7pm!

Roots Community Health Center received an early holiday gift from Albertsons and Safeway Foundation Nourishing Neighbors Community Relief Fund

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We’re excited to open an early holiday gift from Albertsons and Safeway Foundation. We received a grant from their Nourishing Neighbors Community Relief Fund. What a way to kick off the holiday season!  The grant will help us ensure the most vulnerable members of our community can also celebrate the season.  We’re thrilled to receive this grant and look forward …

admin@rootsclinic.orgRoots Community Health Center received an early holiday gift from Albertsons and Safeway Foundation Nourishing Neighbors Community Relief Fund

County Of Santa Clara Partners With Community

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Santa Clara County, CA – The County of Santa Clara has enhanced its COVID-19 outreach efforts to residents and businesses in the county – especially in areas disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 – to inform and encourage essential workers and residents about best practices to protect themselves and prevent the spread of the virus.   As part of the County’s continuing commitment to the …

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Alameda County has reported a huge COVID-19 death total in recent weeks. Here’s why.

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By David DeBolt | ddebolt@bayareanewsgroup.com, Evan Webeck | ewebeck@bayareanewsgroup.com and Harriet Blair Rowan | hrowan@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLSHED: Sept. 18, 2020 at 6:15 p.m. | UPDATED: Sept. 20, 2020 at 7:30 a.m. Over the past month, the most alarming coronavirus numbers coming out of the Bay Area have been in Alameda County, where double-digit death totals reported …

admin@rootsclinic.orgAlameda County has reported a huge COVID-19 death total in recent weeks. Here’s why.

East Oakland Afro Fridays Labor Day Addition

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Black Cultural Zone has over 4,000 meals to distribute for AFRO Fridays Drive Through Food/PPE Distribution! Join them at Liberation Park from 4 pm until 6 pm on Friday, September 4th to get meals for the long weekend, PPE and enjoy music and Black Art! There will be no food distribution on Monday because of Labor Day so pick-up extra …

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