2018 Event Calendar

2018 Affordable Housing Week Events by City

15 events in 9 Bay Area Cities!

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Bike Tour of Cooperative Community Living Options

Hosted by East Bay Cohousing

Time: 10:00 AM -4:00 PM

Place: 2220 Sacramento Street, Berkeley, CA 94702

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

Time: 6:45-8:45 PM

Place: 1644 N. Broadway, Oakview Room, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

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

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Place: City Hall, 1666 North Main Street 3rd Floor Conference Room,  Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Contact:  Anne Wong

awong@walnut-creek.org; (925) 943-5899 x2652


Immigrants Welcome Here: A Workshop for Affordable Housing Property Managers

Hosted by East Bay Housing Organizations

Time: 1:00-3:00 PM

Place: 160 14th Street, Oakland, CA 94612

Contact: Elissa Dennis

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


Enriching Lives Through Art and Education

Hosted by Christian Church Homes

Time: 3:00-5:00 PM

Place: 1633 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA 94612

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

Time: 5:30-7:30 PM

Place: The Oakland Peace Center, Shelton Hall, 111 Fairmount Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611

Contact:  Sophia Dewitt

sophia@ebho.org; (510) 663-3830 x313


Wednesday, May 16, 2018

St. Paul’s Commons Groundbreaking

Hosted by Resources for Community Development

Time: 10:00-11:30 AM

Place: 1860 Trinity Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Contact: Arlene Skjerly

ASkjerly@rcdhousing.org; (510) 841 4410 x310


Grand Opening: Kottinger Gardens

Hosted by MidPen Housing

Time: 11:00 AM -1:30 PM

Place: 240 Kottinger Drive, Pleasanton, CA 94566

Contact: Kim Ish



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

Hosted by East Bay Gray Panthers and East Bay Cohousing

Time: 1:00-4:00 PM

Place: Redwood Gardens, 2951 Derby Street, Berkeley, CA 94705

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

Time: 9:00 AM -3:00 PM

Place: Dublin City Hall 100 Civic Plaza, Dublin, CA 94568

Contact: Frances Reisner

fdreisner@cityoflivermore.net; (925) 960-4583


East Bluff Grand Re-Opening

Hosted by Eden Housing

Time: 11:30 – 1:00 PM

Place: 1813 Marlesta Court, Pinole, CA 94564

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

Time: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Place: 4369 Central Ave, Fremont, CA 94536

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

Time: 11:30 AM -1:30 PM

Place: 1121 Virginia Lane, Concord, CA 94520

Contact: Jennifer Reed

JReed@edenhousing.org; (510) 247-8123


Saturday, May 19, 2018

Owner Appreciation Day

Hosted by Oakland Housing Authority

Time: 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Place: 1540 Webster Street, Oakland, CA 94612

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

Time: 10:00 AM -3:00 PM

Place: John F. Kennedy High School, 4300 Cutting Blvd, Richmond, CA 94804

Contact: Nikki Beasley

nikkibeasley@eastbaynhs.org; (510) 237-6459 x15