Peak Plastic Foundation joins OAEC!

OAEC has brought on the Peak Plastic Foundation (PPF) as a new fiscally-sponsored project, continuing OAEC‚Äôs involvement in the movement to end the plastic crisis. We are excited to support … Read more

Celebrating Women’s Leadership in Food

OAEC is excited to announce a new partnership with Celebrating Women’s Leadership in Food¬†led by local farmer, author and activist Caitlin Hatchmyer. We are thrilled to support this project as … Read more

Juneteenth Call to Action

OAEC aligns with the following demands and principles that come directly from the Movement for Black Lives (M4BL) around the upcoming Juneteenth weekend. We urge you to read and get … Read more

2019 Update

  Dear Friends and Supporters, We are proud of the work we have done this year, advancing bold and successful initiatives and providing a place of refuge and reflection to … Read more

Women’s Earth Alliance Accelerator Program

OAEC is proud to partner with the¬†Women’s Earth Alliance US Grassroots Accelerator for Women Environmental Leaders¬†in helping to develop the first ever accelerator program here in the USA.     … Read more

#breakfreefromplastic – from straws to pipelines

Shifting the Narrative from Straws to Pipelines   All images courtesy of #breakfreefromplastic. Since its launch in September 2016, nearly 1,500 organizations from across the world have joined the Break … Read more

OAEC Board Members on Resilience – watch videos

Resilience is a concept that we at OAEC think about a lot, even now as this “viral”, often co-opted¬†term has taken on so many different interpretations. ¬†Nature’s resiliency mechanisms inspire … Read more

Hayward City Hall Water-wise Garden

On April 15, 2017, Keep Hayward Clean and Green Task Force (KHCG TF), Earth Team, City of Hayward‚Äôs Landscape Department, Occidental Arts & Ecology Center and the local and surrounding … Read more