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XPLOR, STORIES

A Letter to Next Year’s XPLOR Residents

Sarah Bates-Scott   |   April 20, 2016

(Especially the One Who Will Be Doing My Job)

There’s a lot you will see and hear and want to fix, but you have to accept that you can't fix it all.

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XPLOR, STORIES

“Hope is the thing with feathers.”

Sarah Bates-Scott   |   September 16, 2015

Too often, I wake up and hear on the news about a shooting, about a bigoted politician, about police brutality, about refugees dying as they flee violence, and part of me just wonders: Is this world too broken to be fixed?

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Webinar: Mission, Vision, and Core Values
LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Vision, Mission and Core Values: Building Blocks for the Nonprofit Ministry

June 5, 2018

This webinar focuses on why a ministry should develop core guiding statements and walks through the process of naming an organization's "why and how."

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Gary Zimmerman

Vice President of Administration and CFO
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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.