From Revolutionary Roots to Liberated Futures: 20th Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm


For 20 years, the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights has worked to advance people-powered campaigns to win power, prosperity, and opportunity in our communities.

During our special anniversary celebration, we will honor our revolutionary roots and give light toward our liberated futures. 

WHEN: September 8, 2016
              Reception at 5:30 PM
              Dinner and program at 6:30 PM

WHERE: The Rotunda Building
                300 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
                Downtown Oakland

WHAT: Celebration of the Ella Baker Center's 20th anniversary!


  • A panel conversation with W. Kamau Bell, Patrisse Cullors, Bryan Stevenson, and Eva Paterson
  • Presentation of the Founders Award by Ella Baker Center Co-Founders Van Jones and Diana Frappier
  • Live Music by Antique Naked Soul

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The Rotunda Building
300 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
94610 Oakland , CA