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Community Rejuvenation Project and The Greenlining Institute Announce Mural Project

January 16, 2020 General

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA — The Greenlining Institute and the Community Rejuvenation Project (CRP) announced today a large-scale mural project in downtown Oakland. Over the next few months, [...]

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Newsom’s Budget Omits Some Key Priorities for Communities of Color

January 10, 2020 Economic Equity, Environmental Equity, Health Equity, Technology Equity

Budget Strong on Health, Homelessness But Weakens Climate Efforts in Underserved Communities Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA – [...]

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Cable Companies Fail to Hire Minority-Owned Suppliers, New Report Finds

January 8, 2020 Diversity & Inclusion, Energy Equity, Technology Equity

Comcast, Cox Communications Both Get “F” Grades in Greenlining Supplier Diversity Report Card   Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA [...]

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Greenlining Institute Announces New Board Co-Chairs, Executive Committee

December 17, 2019 General

Founding Co-Chairs Ortensia Lopez and George Dean Step Down After 27 Years   Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – [...]

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Trump Administration Proposes Weakening Vital Anti-Redlining Law

December 12, 2019 Economic Equity

Community Reinvestment Act Has Played Critical Role, Greenlining Institute Says Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – Today the Trump [...]

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Greenlining Institute Urges Tougher CA Clean Truck Standards

December 11, 2019 Environmental Equity

Urges CARB to Take Steps to End “Diesel Death Zones”   Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – As the [...]

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Governor Signs Bill to Promote Supplier Diversity Across California’s Hospital Industry

October 14, 2019 Diversity & Inclusion, Health Equity

AB 962 Requires Hospitals to Report Their Supplier Diversity Starting July 1, 2021 Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) Anthony Galace, [...]

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New Research: Moving off of gas in buildings can have significant benefits for low-income communities

October 3, 2019 Energy Equity

Housing and energy experts say building electrification can be a transformative force, but policies must prioritize environmental and social justice communities  Contact: Sage Welch, Principal at [...]

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Seeking to help people at greatest risk from climate change

September 13, 2019 Environmental Equity

CalMatters By Amee Raval and Sona Mohnot Californians have faced droughts, heat waves, wildfires and other climate-fueled crises that seem to break records every year. But [...]

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Governor Signs Bill Advancing Insurance Diversity

September 9, 2019 Health Equity

SB 534 Requires California’s Largest Insurers to Report Their Supplier Diversity and Governing Board Diversity Contact: Anthony Galace, Greenlining Institute Health Equity Director, 510-926-4009; 619-633-5185 (cell) SACRAMENTO, [...]

Media Contacts

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Bruce Mirken

Media Relations Director
Email: brucem@greenlining.org
Office: 510.926.4022
Cell: 415.846.7758

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Braelan Murray

Communications Director
Email: braelanm@greenlining.org
Office: 510.926.4011
Cell: 510.333.7978

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