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XPLOR, STORIES

Learning to Give

Ryan Felber   |   October 23, 2015

This year, 23 of us have committed to 10 months of simple living in NBA XPLOR—to a monthly stipend of $475/month. Let me tell you, that doesn’t go very far in Hollywood. And while, yes, my housing is taken care of, I still have expenses, and that money disappears quickly. And every month, as that money dwindles, I think of all the things I wanted to experience in California that I won’t be able to afford. Then something happens…something a little miraculous.

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Combating Mass Incarceration through Bail Reform Webinar
LEARNING / TRAINING

Combating Mass Incarceration through Bail Reform

February 21, 2019

Join us as we explore the present bail system in the United States and the ways The Bail Project is fighting wealth-based detention. Learn how you and your congregation can get involved.

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Larry J. Morris III

Incubate Program Associate
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ADVOCACY, YOUNG ADULTS

As an emerging social entrepreneurship nonprofit model of ministry, the Oakland Peace Center exists as a physical space and a network of more than 40 Bay Area based nonprofits.