adiaz's Blog Posts

This Nov. 5th, Vote!

October 18, 2019

On November 5, 2019, remember to vote!

Vote “Yes” on Proposition A and “Yes” on Proposition E!

Say “Yes” to Affordable Housing!

To find your place to vote, click here.


June 28, 2019

Help us to ensure that everyone in northern California knows where to access resources in the event of ICE presence in our communities. 

We want our communities to be informed and prepared!

Learn the hotline numbers of the Bay Area

Support AB 523! Today!

September 13, 2017

PODER familia,

AB 523 (Reyes) is coming up to a vote in the Assembly. Although it passed the floor with 51-20-9, we heard today that the Bay Area Caucus is not going to support our bill.

We are looking for

Say No to Big Oil! No to AB 398!

July 14, 2017

Contact your legislators today.

Tell them to vote No on AB 398.

Governor Brown negotiated this bill behind closed doors with Big Oil.

Say No to a bad climate deal and Yes to Climate Justice!

Tu Voto = Tu Voz

October 31, 2016

Vote on Tuesday, November 8, 2016!

This November, we have the opportunity to vote for Affordable Housing, Good Government, Funding for Schools and City Services and Less Criminalization.

Get your bilingual San Francisco Rising Voter Guide here.


All Nations, All Relations, All Water for All Generations

September 7, 2016


San Francisco.  On Thursday, September 7, 2016, a press conference in solidarity with the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Sioux Nations will be held at the Army Corp of Engineers San Francisco office. The group will meet at

PODER Founder Honored on Earth Day!

April 11, 2016

Supervisor Eric Mar will honor PODER founder, Leticia Alcantar, at an Earth Day reception at City Hall. The reception, co-sponsored with the Surfrider Foundation and the Sierra Club – Bay/SF Chapter, will take place on April 27, 2016 at City

Tell the Air Resources Board: No REDD in CA!

February 26, 2016

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) is considering allowing REDD programs into California’s already-flawed cap and trade program. Take action today against international forest offsets and REDD in California by taking one minute to send a letter to the ARB.

How will we invest $50 million on affordable housing in the Mission?

January 15, 2016

In 2016, everyday people are coming together with real grassroots solutions to our City’s housing crisis. Last year, our neighborhood coalitions made up or residents, workers, parents, teachers, youth and elders demanded action from our City leaders. Join us on

This Saturday! Bicis del Pueblo Bicycle Workshop

August 28, 2015

Wrapping up the Bicis del Pueblo Summer series this Saturday, August 29, 2015. Join us at the San Francisco Community School, 125 Excelsior Avenue from noon to 4:00 pm.

Come through and lend a hand wrenching on bikes

SFILEN Mourns Loss of Victim of Gun Violence

July 17, 2015

The San Francisco Immigrant Legal and Education Network (“SFILEN”) joins communities throughout San Francisco in mourning the loss of Kathryn Steinle. We are devastated to see yet another victim of gun violence in this country. As a network of 13

People Powered Planning Gets the Jobs Done!

July 8, 2015

Join us on July 16, 2015, 10:00 am at Balboa Park BART Station Plaza to learn how community residents are leading people-powered planning efforts to achieve equitable development and affordable housing in District 11.

From March through May of this

Save the Mission: Next Steps Meeting

June 8, 2015

We took the Mission to City Hall again on June 2nd. Now let’s strategize on how to take the movement for the soul of the neighborhood forward!

Monday, June 8, 2015, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Redstone Building, 2940 Capp Street

Assembly vote means more resources for our communities

June 2, 2015

AB 1062 & AB 1071 pass Assembly with majority votes today! A step forward to securing more resources for Environmental Justice communities!

The vote count was unanimous as AB 1062 passed with a 63-1 vote and AB 1071 with a

Love the Mission? Help Save It! Tuesday, June 2, 2015

May 26, 2015

On June 2nd, join the rally on the steps of San Francisco’s City Hall and Speak-out at the Board of Supervisors meeting.

Support the Luxury Housing Moratorium in the Mission District. The temporary moratorium is meant to allow time to

¡Ya Basta! Housing for People, Not for Profits!

May 5, 2015

On Cinco de Mayo, 2015, Supervisor David Campos announced his proposed legislation for a temporary moratorium on market rate housing in the Mission District. This is a much needed step to confront the displacement crisis in the neighborhood. Stop the