10:00 am Banking for All – Press Conference and Kickoff @ Online
Banking for All – Press Conference and Kickoff @ Online
Mar 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tune in to the AB 1177 Press Conference on Facebook Live! Watch here: https://www.facebook.com/californiapublicbankingalliance Next week the next step in bringing public banking to California will be in the news. Since the passage of AB 857, several regions are moving ahead rapidly in establishing public banks to enable cities and local governments to better manage their finances and fund their priorities. But another concern we have is to improve conditions for those individuals who are ‘unbanked’ or ‘underbanked.’ These folks, many of whom are low-income people of color, are outside … Continued
10:00 am Climate Displacement: Intersection of Climate Emergency and Immigrant & Refugee Justice @ Online
Climate Displacement: Intersection of Climate Emergency and Immigrant & Refugee Justice @ Online
Mar 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Climate Displacement: A Solutions-Based Panel Host: Immigrant Justice and Climate Refugees Working Group at the UC Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law More Info: https://belonging.berkeley.edu/climate-displacement-solutions-based-panel RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd98IZo3mnfJ8464Ck5Er_QXZDsjd9ch2qbq7r5AcvAfGnKjg/viewform Join us on March 30th as speakers from Earth Refuge, the International Refugee Assistance Project and Climate Refugees discuss the realities of climate-induced displacement in the US and globally. It is estimated that up to 1 billion people could be displaced by climate-induced change by 2050. However, there are steps being taken to mitigate this crisis. Each organization will outline the steps it … Continued
12:00 pm Sheriff Democracy and Diversity Act Press Conference @ Online
7:00 pm Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
We meet over Zoom. If you’d like to join us, and aren’t on our organizers’ list, drop us an email and we’ll send you an invitation. If you would like to join the meeting early and get an introduction to the concepts of public banking, or more locally to who we are and what we do, please email us and we’ll see you online at 6:30. Donate to keep us moving forward It is the mission of Public Bank East Bay to provide community oversight and stewardship in the formation and … Continued