Emerald New Deal
The Emerald New Deal (END) seeks to create policy change within the City of Oakland that use cannabis business tax revenue from the city’s general fund into a new fund that will re-distribute dollars back into programs that address specific systemic social, economic and racial inequities.
A diverse collection of public leaders and community based organizations along with Roots are advocating for END.
Soldiers Against Tobacco (SAT)
Smoking in multi-unit housing poses serious health threats to children and adults even if no one smokes in their home. In multi-unit housing like apartment buildings and condominiums, secondhand smoke from one unit can move into other units. Smoking in multi-unit housing can also lead to fires, which can have deadly consequences
Sugar Freedom Project
- Street Level Health Project
- Roots Community Health Center
- Planting Justice
- Mandela Partners
- Nepali & Bhutanese Community Associations
- Arab Community Associations