PODER's Director Antonio Diaz will on hand sharing stories from the grassroots. How everyday people are waging and winning environmental & climate justice solutions that meet the needs of people & planet.
Community Meeting of the SF Commission on the Environment
Please join us to share, discuss, and learn more about social + environmental initiatives happening in and around the Mission and at the SF Department of Environment, including community-driven recycling and zero waste efforts, community gardens and urban agriculture, community empowerment, sustainable transportation, and sustainable community initiatives such the proposed Calle 24 Latino Cultural District.
Spanish language translation provided, plus refreshments.
For those of you who joined us last year for our community meeting at the Bayview Opera House, you might agree that this is a great place for community members to discuss environmental concerns in their neighborhoods, to share what local groups are doing on the ground, and to help shape Department of Environment programming going forward.
Bicis Del Pueblo at Excelsior Festival & Sunday Streets
Come out with your peoples! Bike, walk, skate, and strut your stuff! Join PODER and hundreds of neighbors and community organizations as we bring our barrio streets to life with good music, buena vibra, and activities for the whole family at this year's Excelsior Festival / Sunday Streets.
Visit Bicis del Pueblo in the Youth Area at San Juan @ Ocean
Excelsior Nights Outdoor Movie
Join us as we transform our Excelsior barrio into an outdoor theatre under the stars. We'll have hot chocolate, churros, popcorn, a family blockbuster and video shorts celebrating our neighborhood and cultural traditions. FREE TO THE COMMUNITY. Don't forget to bring a blanket, warm clothes, and a flashlight!
Dia de los Muertos
Join us in this celebration of life, death, and regeneration where we honor our loved ones, our Mother Earth and others that have encountered exploitation, violence, and death at the hands of injustice. Enjoy vibrant altars and lively musical presentations.
No Monster in the Mission! Historic March & Festival
A 10 story monster development proposed for 16th & Mission! The Mission needs deeply affordable housing not luxury towers. Co-organized by Our Mission No Eviction and 16th Street Plaza Coalition.
This Summer PODER youth organizers got to create a beautiful carved wooden stamp they titled "Blooming in the Midst of Gentrification".
This Saturday join us from 11am to 3pm at Galeria de La Raza as we reclaim an art form of resistance...