Investing in Equity: EV Investments and the New Green Economy

February 24, 2022 Leslie Aguayo Energy Equity

Suddenly, it seems everyone is talking about electric vehicles. From the seven Super Bowl ads for electric cars to the recent LA Times article showcasing the [...]


Beyond Reparations and The Case for Black Prosperity

February 3, 2022 Debra Gore-Mann

Reparations shouldn’t be controversial, but it is. Racial equity shouldn’t be controversial, but it is. The work of racial equity is fundamental to the work of [...]


Our Moment, Our Vision

January 13, 2022 Debra Gore-Mann

During the mid-1970’s a group of grassroots leaders from the Black, Asian American, Latino, and disabled communities came together around a visionary idea. What if, Instead [...]


The Audacity to Envision a Just World

December 2, 2021 Debra Gore-Mann Diversity & Inclusion

As the year draws to a close, we at The Greenlining Institute are reminded that the work to dismantle systemic racism and to build a future [...]


$100 Billion in Community Benefits in 2021

November 3, 2021 Debra Gore-Mann Economic Equity

The Greenlining Coalition and partners secure more than $100 billion in community benefits from financial institutions You heard that right. Billions with a b. In 2021, [...]


Celebrating AscenDance: An Oakland Mural Dedication

October 18, 2021 Greenlining

On Saturday, October 16, The Greenlining Institute, in partnership with the Community Rejuvenation Project, welcomed our friends and supporters to celebrate the completion of the AscenDance [...]


California Recall: A Mandate to Be Bold

September 23, 2021 Greenlining

Within an hour of the polls closing last week, the Associated Press declared that the attempt to recall California Governor Newsom had failed badly, and headlines [...]

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Plan Today, Save Tomorrow: Climate-Resilient Transportation Infrastructure

September 21, 2021 Victor Flores Environmental Equity

Normally the transition to autumn is brought in with new wardrobes, fun activities and vacation. Yet as summer comes to a close, instead the world is [...]


Program Design for $2 Billion in One-Time Funding To Address Direct Water and Power Utility COVID-19 Debt Relief

September 13, 2021 Mad Stano Energy Equity

“In order for water and power utility debt relief to reach low-income and Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) customers who are experiencing utility burden [...]

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A Race-Conscious Baby Bonds Program Can Address California’s Racial Wealth Gap

September 7, 2021 Muhammad Alameldin, Betelhem Muno Economic Equity

Social determinants of health determine 80 – 90% of an individual’s health outcomes, a larger contributor than their access to health care. Access to nutritious food, [...]

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