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Emphasizing our historic and continuing commitment to Asian and Pacific Islander communities, EBALDC works with and for all the diverse populations of the East Bay to build healthy, vibrant and safe neighborhoods through community development.


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In the News

October 2019

Asian Resource Center Gallery Reception Thursday November 14th

Third World Liberation The Cuban posters of OSPAAAL*   October thru December 2019 Open Monday thru Friday / 9am – 6 pm   Reception:  Thursday, November 14 • 6pm   Asian Resource Center  317 Ninth St./ Harrison Oakland Chinatown   More Info: Greg 510/ 533-6629   *(Organization for Solidarity of Peoples of Africa, Asia & Latin America) Presented by East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation Co-sponsored by EastSide Arts Alliance, Docs Populi, Bandung Books, East Oakland Collective... Read more
September 2019

EBALDC Honors Oakland Leaders Working to Ensure that All People Lead Healthy, Vibrant Lives

OAKLAND, CA — The East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC) will host its Annual Gala on September 13 to celebrate nearly 45 years of building equitable, healthy neighborhoods. The anniversary event also will recognize the achievements of EBALDC’s gala honorees whose work strengthens Oakland’s community fabric so all residents can belong and thrive.  “Our work would be impossible without the vision and perseverance of these leaders,” said Joshua Simon, executive director of EBALDC. “Thoughtful partnerships that lift up and leverage the diverse expertise of individuals and organizations are critical to... Read more