Love in Action Fundraiser Event 2024– Join us!

Join us for our Love in Action Annual Event, a celebration of the everyday acts of love that help Oakland Leaf students and programs thrive. Love in Action will be a festive outdoor soirée that will include delicious seasonal Mexican cuisine and cocktails, a student...

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Our 2022-23 Annual Report

The Oakland Leaf Annual Report is now available to view and share! Our year-in-review flipbook includes tons of heart-warming pictures and student quotes, along with updated data about our program participants and outcomes. We are deeply grateful to our generous...

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New (school) year’s resolution: MORE JOY 💓

As we kick off this new school year, Oakland Leaf is making joy a top priority in all our youth programs. In addition to being every child’s birthright, joy is a crucial youth development building block. Studies show that positive emotions contribute to improved heart...

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End of the semester program spotlights

As the school year comes to a close, we want to share some program highlights from this past semester. From bike club to garden club, healthy eating to job seeking, and music making to abstract painting, Oakland Leaf's holistic youth programs supported the social,...

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A Day in the Life of Oakland Leaf Programs (in pictures)

From making goals to making art, growing plants to growing community, microgreens to mentorship, and dance to DIY, Oakland Leaf is committed to a holistic approach to youth development. We are building young leaders with strong minds, bodies, and spirits who take care...

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Love in Action Gala 2023 – Join us!

I’m reaching out today because we really hope you can join us at our annual event in April: Love in Action - a celebration of the everyday acts of love that help Oakland Leaf students and programs thrive. Love in Action will be a festive outdoor soirée that will...

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A Back to School Update (in pictures)

An Oakland Leaf Back to School Update: A peak into our first month back on our school campuses From beading to reading, jumping to journaling, and stretching to snacking, Oakland Leaf is committed to a holistic approach to youth development. We are building young...

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Love in Action Event Update and Photos

Dear Friend of Oakland Leaf, Our Love in Action celebration Tuesday evening was a huge success. We met and exceeded our fundraising goal. Between ticket sales, sponsorships, donations, and auction sales, we raised over $120,000 for our afterschool and youth internship...

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