2018 Affordable Housing Week Event Calendar

Affordable Housing Week Events by City – 2018 

15 events in 9 Bay Area Cities!



Sunday, May 13, 2018

Bike Tour of Cooperative Community Living Options

Hosted by East Bay Cohousing

10:00 AM -4:00 PM

2220 Sacramento Street, Berkeley

Contact: Raines Cohen

rainesc@gmail.com  510-842-6224

Monday, May 14, 2018

Exuberant Advocacy: Voicing Your Support for Housing for All

Hosted by Multi-faith ACTION Coalition, Ensuring Opportunity Campaign to End Poverty in Contra Costa and League of Women Voters Diablo Valley

6:45-8:45 PM

1644 N. Broadway, Oakview Room, Walnut Creek

Contact:  Mary Fenelon

maryefenelon@gmail.com 925.705.7756


Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Work, Live, Play, Thrive: Community Benefits of Housing Affordability

Hosted by City of Walnut Creek – Community and Economic Development Department

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

City Hall, 1666 North Main Street 3rd Floor Conference Room  Walnut Creek

Contact:  Anne Wong

awong@walnut-creek.org 925-943-5899 X 2652


Immigrants Welcome Here: A Workshop for Affordable Housing Property Managers

Hosted by East Bay Housing Organizations

Time: 1:00-3:00 PM

160 14th Street, Oakland

Contact: Elissa Dennis

elissa@communityeconomics.org (510) 832-8300 x2


Enriching Lives Through Art and Education

Hosted by Christian Church Homes

3:00-5:00 PM

1633 Harrison St. Oakland

Contact: Iris Murillo

IMurillo@cchnc.org  (510) 746-4107


Interfaith Advocacy for Affordable Housing: What’s Needed? What’s Next?

Hosted by EBHO Interfaith Communities United

5:30-7:30 PM

The Oakland Peace Center, Shelton Hall

111 Fairmount Avenue, Oakland

Contact:  Sophia Dewitt

sophia@ebho.org 510-663-3830 ext. 313


Wednesday, May 16, 2018

St. Paul’s Commons Groundbreaking

Hosted by Resources for Community Development

10:00-11:30 AM

1860 Trinity Ave, Walnut Creek

Contact: Arlene Skjerly

ASkjerly@rcdhousing.org 510 841 4410 x310


Grand Opening: Kottinger Gardens

Hosted by MidPen Housing

11:00 AM -1:30 PM

240 Kottinger Drive, Pleasanton

Contact:Kim Ish

rsvp@midpen-housing.org (Rob, she asked that her number not be included in the calendar)


Organizing In Community:Meet Tenants and Operators; Let’s Learn Together

Hosted by East Bay Gray Panthers and East Bay Cohousing

1:00-4:00 PM

Redwood Gardens, 2951 Derby Street, Berkeley

Contact: Eleanor Walden

Eleanorewalden3@gmail.com 510-848-6397


Thursday, May 17, 2018

Tri-Valley Affordable Housing Tour

Hosted by City of Livermore via the Tri-Valley Affordable Housing Committee

9:00 AM -3:00 PM

Dublin City Hall 100 Civic Plaza, Dublin

Contact: Fran Rreisner

fdreisner@cityoflivermore.net 925-960-4583


East Bluff Grand Re-Opening

Hosted by Eden Housing

11:30 – 1:00 PM

1813 Marlesta Court, Pinole

Contact: Jennifer Reed

JReed@edenhousing.org 510.247.8123


Friday, May 18, 2018


Women’s Leadership Build

Hosted by Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley

8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

4369 Central Ave, Fremont

Contact:  Patti Wang Cross

PWCross@habitatebsv.org 510.803.3348

Virginia Lane Grand Re-Opening- “Monumental Improvements in the Monument Corridor”

Hosted by Eden Housing

11:30 AM -1:30 PM

1121 Virginia Lane, Concord

Contact: Jennifer Reed

JReed@edenhousing.org 510.247.8123


Saturday, May 19, 2018

Owner Appreciation Day

Hosted by Oakland Housing Authority

9:00 AM – 1:30 PM


Contact: Valerie Moore/Greer McVay

vmorre@oakha.org/gmcvay@oakha.org; 510-587-2160

Changing the Narrative of HomeOwnership 2.0

Hosted by Richmond Neighborhood Housing Services

10:00 AM -3:00 PM

  1. F. Kennedy High School, 4300 Cutting Blvd, l Richmond

Contact: Nikki Beasley

nikkibeasley@eastbaynhs.org 510-237-6459 ext. 15