Check out the Just Transition Candidate Questionnaire, Richmond 2022
Tiny Home Intro Session
Are you interested in living in a Tiny Home? Richmond LAND supports resident led development of Tiny Home Eco-village revitalizing an underused vacant lot in North Richmond. If you are interested in owning and residing in a Tiny Home, please join us to design a...
Volunteer with Urban Tilth for Earth Day
Join Urban Tilth on Saturday, April 24th @ 10am for Earth Day. Projects planned: Planting and seeding on the farm Cleaning up the swales leading to Wildcat Creek Painting colorful signs to help stop illegal dumping Planting a Women's Herbal Healing Garden Register at:...
End the Negligence, Incompetence & Greed: Richmond Residents Demand Answers After Chevron Oil Spill
On February 9th, Chevron spilled over 600 gallons of oil into the Bay. Please join us for a press conference to learn what has actually happened, how it has affected our residents, and what our demands are. El 9 de Febrero, Chevron derramó más de 600 galones de...
Monthly Community Discussions Starting March 18th
The Richmond Our Power Coalition is excited to announce the OFFICIAL LAUNCH of our Just Transition Town Hall Series of community discussions. Our coalition consists of 9 AMAZING organizations: Asian Pacific Environmental Network Communities for a Better Environment...
Father’s Day + Black Joy “Reparations Now” Demands
Richmond Our Power Coalition honoring of the Movement for Black Lives Photo credit: R.D. Lopez/ShotsFromRichmond Historical Context Ku Klux Klan Rally on Macdonald Ave in Richmond on July 4, 1924. 1946 A boycott and picket line was organized in response to Lucky’s...
Richmond COVID-19 Response
Sign On: Richmond Our Power Coalition Letter to the City for COVID-19 Response View full letter with citations here. ATTN: Laura Sniderman, Mayor Tom Butt, Richmond City Councilmembers, and Supervisor John Gioia. Who we are: Richmond Our Power Coalition (ROPC) is a...
WHO ARE WE?
The Richmond Our Power Coalition is made up of local community organizations fighting to keep us in our homes, make sure we have clean healthy air, water, food, transportation, and different ways we can have meaningful work and co-governance that’s inclusive of the most marginalized of our communities. Collectively we hope to develop models of success for a Just Transition for and by local frontline community members.
Founding Orgs: APEN, CBE, Urban Tilth, Rich City Rides
2019 Members: ACCE, Safe Return Project, Cooperation Richmond, Richmond Progressive Alliance, Richmond LAND
Friends and Allies: Idle No More SF Bay, RYSE Center