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The Loop Foundation and East Bay Loop present the 5th Oakland Block Party Street Festival #OBP17 on SATURDAY, October 7th 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm and seeks your participation. Proceeds to Benefit 51Oakland, Oakland Youth Aspire, Children's Fairyland & Oakland Public Schools.
After much success the past four years, for our 5-year anniversary event, The Oakland Block Party a fundraiser for Oakland Public Schools and Youth Organizations, has finally developed itself into festival of giving back to our community. This event will take place in the heart of the Uptown District on Franklin Street between 22nd and 20th Streets. Restaurants, Bars will showcase their taste creations, delectable bites with refreshing organic libations and non-alcoholic delights. Oakland has become prominently known in the food and beverage industry, as a top culinary destination globally by well-respected household media outlets. Streets will be lined with Art and Shops from the community for the convenience of consumers to browse and discover new treasures. Our Musical Stage will prove ground for our community’s top talent, emerging artists and a living laboratory for experimentation plus discovery.
51Oakland was established to ensure that all Oakland Public School Students Have equal access to Art & Music Education.
Oakland Youth Aspire enriches the lives of youth by creating a fun and welcoming environment that promotes a healthy lifestyle and fosters open communication, empathy, and the development of interpersonal skills.
Children's Fairyland Since 1950, Children's Fairyland has inspired young children’s creativity, imagination and desire to learn. Donations helped provide free admission for 9,000 children from underserved communities last year.
We will also be giving proceeds to Three Oakland public schools, to be chosen by our committee.
We are expecting 4,000 participants and over 30 restaurants, bars and retail establishments to take part in this year’s event.
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Where Franklin Avenue meets Broadway Avenue. Nearest cross street is Grand and Broadway Avenue.
Proceeds to Benefit 51Oakland, Oakland Youth Aspire, Children's Fairyland and Oakland Public Schools.
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The Loop Foundation
The Loop Foundation a San Francisco based organization that mentors, supports and coaches businesses, individual dreams and ventures of all ages!
The Loop Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that continually strives to give back to the community in an effective and measurable manner. We achieve this goal through offering a variety of events and services that cater to a diverse spectrum of individuals and taking into account their specific needs to attain success.
The Loop Foundation also acts as an incubator for businesses and provides supportive operational solutions for each operation based upon their individual goals.
Additionally, we offer our members networking opportunities through our San Francisco, Bay Area and extended global connections:
- Community education & seminars,
- Recruiting/ job placement,
- Business solutions and strategies,
- Human resource consulting,
- Contract development and management,
- Social media management,
- Business startup assistance that supports businesses in services as logo, website and business plans creation, among others, to ensure success.
We look forward to a potential partnership and hope you will join us on our mission!