Together, we can

Build Better Neighborhoods,
for the Same Neighbors in
East Oakland California

Our Vision

Our Approach
The Better Neighborhoods Same Neighbors initiative envisions an East Oakland with healthy surroundings, safe and accessible transportation and thriving arts and culture that builds community wealth and ensures housing is a human right for existing East Oakland residents.
Guiding Principles

Our Impact

The Better Neighborhoods Same Neighbors Initiative is in its second year of implementation with all the projects well-underway.

What we do

Community Led Transformation for a robust, climate resilient, equitable, economically flourishing East Oakland
Equitable Housing and Neighborhood Development

Affordable Housing with a 55-units and a ground floor medical clinic

Active Transportation

Bike Share Program trains youth on bike safety and maintenance

Urban Greening & Green Infrastructure

Community Greening will plant 2,000 trees to improve air quality.


Aquaponics Farm and Food Hub provides access to organic healthy foods


San Leandro Creek Urban Greenway provides connectivity to Shoreline

Our numbers that speak

We have numbers that push us to give in our best and make sure that we break our own records. We are happy to be growing and helping more day by day.
Units of Affordable Housing
new residential
and street trees
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pounds of organic produce grown
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of CO2e emissions reduced
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Our Partners