We are nine Bay Area collectives with a shared political vision of more equitable commoning of resources and meeting human needs over private interests or corporate profit:
Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project (ANV) elevates life in Oakland and beyond by challenging oppressive dynamics and environments through urban farming. Founded and led mainly by women of color from the surrounding neighborhood and larger community, ANV creates a safe and creative outdoor space for children, youth, and families in East Oakland, CA. ANV engages and strengthens young people’s understanding of nutrition, food production, and healthy living as well as strengthens their ties to the community.
Chiapas Support Committee supports autonomous health care and education in Zapatista communities.
Counter Culture Labs is a citizen science and DIYbio space that is open sourcing biology.
East Bay Food Not Bombs has been bringing free food to parks, political events, neighborhood gatherings, and social centers since 1991.FYE is a creative coalition and collaborative platform specializing in Space Activation, Event Curation, Workshops & Pop-Ups
Global Women’s Strike – Omni Collective is an international network working toward the return of military spending to the community starting with women, the main caregivers everywhere.
Liberated Lens is a radical film & video collective dedicated to social change.
Sudo Room is a place to build, learn, reclaim technology for the people, and create alternatives to the tech industry