Urban university selected for a $25K grant by community vision ca Image courtesty of the Community Vision CA website We are thrilled to announce that urban university is a recipient of the $25,000 Oakland CARES Nonprofit Grant from Community Vision CA.

FOX KTVU News Coverage

Watch the FOX KTVU News Coverage: Bay Area People – Urban University Oakland | Tracey Weaver and Amir Saadiq

A Beacon of Light: Come Celebrate With Us

You are cordially invited to Beacon of Light: our 20th Anniversary fundraiser and celebration of Mothers on May 6th, 2018 at the Sierra Club in Downtown Oakland.

Jobs for Single Moms

Thanks to our customers and supporters, we successfully raised $11,410 for the wages to hire a new single mother (with matching funds from Alameda County AC Hire funds).

A Framework for State-Level Promise Zones

Earlier this year, President Barack Obama announced the launch of the Promise Zones initiative, an effort to strengthen the federal government’s relationship with local leaders and to increase access to the resources and expertise necessary to improve mobility and economic opportunity for high-poverty communities.