Organization

People's Grocery

Joined in May 2005

About Us

People’s Grocery is a community-based organization developed in response to the health, environmental and economic challenges facing West Oakland. Our mission is to develop a self-reliant and sustainable food system in West Oakland through community-based and youth-focused social enterprises, urban agricultural projects and educational initiatives. We work to increase access to healthy and affordable food, reduce obesity and diet-related diseases, provide nutrition education, create employment for residents, develop local businesses and strengthen the leadership and entrepreneurial capacity of young people.

People’s Grocery is a community-based organization developed in response to the health, environmental and economic challenges facing West Oakland. Our mission is to develop a self-reliant and sustainable food system in West Oakland…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Agriculture
  • Children & Youth
  • Poverty

Location

  • 3236 Market St., #103
    Oakland, CA 94608