Author Archives: kitchen-committee

Kitchen meet, this sunday the 12th

Hi everyone we are having a kitchen meet this coming Sunday the 12th at 1pm, 19th and telegraph, right before the 2pm GA. please come! with love Agenda, completely flexible as kitchen always is: Face to Face Introduction Calendar/Scheduling App Supply/Goods Coordination/Inventory List Effective Spending, Budget Process and Fund Availability Donations/Support Outreach and Actions at Farmer’s Markets and Businesses How Fucking Awesome We Are! 19403

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We are powerful, we feed each other!

Despite the horrendous police abuse and repression on the 28th the kitchen managed to provide a loving space to its community this weekend. From what it appears we fed over a thousand people during the two days, sat 28th and sun 29th.  I cant stress enough how important it is to provide these comforts, particularly when we are confronted with such fascist police who attempt to break our spirits by beating and gassing us.  We thank the cooks, people who donated food (a big shout out to Arizmendi and Everett … Continued

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Occupy Oakland Day of Health – Downtown Oakland – Every Sunday – 12:00 to 5:00 PM

Occupy Oakland wants to invite the community for a Day of Health every Sunday from 12:00 to 5:00 PM in Oscar Grant Plaza (14th and Broadway, downtown Oakland). We will have a medic table, visiting body workers and health practitioners, an art area, workshops, community meets, and lots of healthy food to eat. This is an open invite to anything and everything, most of all to come and participate, be present, and enjoy. If you would like to offer anything such as prepared food, body work, clinical experience, art projects, … Continued

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check in from kitchen

Hi everyone. A brief check in from the kitchen. The plaza was raided on Wednesday night. there were many unlawful arrest. everyone was charged as of yesterday with a 647C, blocking/obstructing the sidewalk. Five people as of now are getting bailed and will be released in the next  24 hours, we hope. The rest of the arraignments are on Monday 9am. Tobbi from kitchen was unlawfully arrested yesterday, Thursdays, and is being held under a felony and will have an arraignment on Monday at 2pm. Lets come out and support … Continued

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Food support for the Vigil at Oscar Grant Plaza

Hi kitchen community, Just wanted to check in with all the cooks and volunteers. The food aid has been a bit slow since Christmas, if you know you’ve been busy and unable to step back in, pass the torch and encourage someone else to help.  This is a growing community and everyone and anyone can be involved!  Lets spread the word. We particularly need morning support…..hot drinks, bagels, fruit, cooked foods, anything helps. Please contact us with any questions. We can provide some foods if you want to cook but … Continued

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Food Support for Christmas Day, OG Plaza

Hi everyone, We are having a Christmas event at the plaza on Christmas day, this Sunday.  We are asking anyone and everyone to bring food and treats, family and friends. We need breakfast support from 9-noon and then support for the 2pm-7ish Christmas meal. Kitchen folks will be providing tables and serving equipment as well as some cooked foods but we need more support!  We are requesting if you can commit to bringing something to email back so we can coordinate around it. Plus if you need any support for … Continued

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Kitchen support in OG plaza needed.

Kitchen needs food donations and volunteers! The occupy oakland kitchen is back in Oscar Grant Plaza. We are serving lunch and dinner from 2pm -9pm, but the need for food is constant as there is a 24/7 vigil in the plaza. We are looking for people to bring hot food, snacks and easy prep foods during these times and beyond, anything helps. We are also planning food support for the Dec 12 port shutdown so please contact us if you’d like to help, or provide food. You can reach kitchen on our … Continued

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Welcome to the Occupy Oakland Kitchen

Our mission is to provide meals to Occupy Oakland and throughout the community. Planning a new schedule for lunch and dinner at Oscar Grant Plaza. More information to come. Please contact us at kitchen@occupyoakland.org for inquiry, kitchen donations, cooked foods for serving, providing places to cook, or to volunteer. Thank you for your support and love. 8115

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