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Our Mission
To help families and individuals build wealth and assets through comprehensive programs of sustainable economic, social, and neighborhood development.

50 years 50 stories-Final Edition! Our 50 stories 50 Years campaign has come to an end and the final edition is filled with special stories. Read about the history of our Dia de los Muertos or the special and personal story about our CEO’s Chris Iglesias father and his early struggles as an immigrant in Oakland.  To read click here|/final-edition-50-years-50-stories/  

The Unity Council at a Glance

FTVwide1Read about our programs, mission and accomplishments in this document.  Click here

To download our Program Organizational Chart click here

Join Our Mission

Together, we will grow our programs to help more individuals and families attain a successful and secure place in our community through youth and education services and job training. A livable wage will enable them to become first-time homebuyers and long-time neighbors.

We make your donation count. Support our 50-Year legacy of service to our community. Just $25 a year can transform a life in Fruitvale. DONATE ONLINE click here

Become a Volunteer! Join us as we care for the people and places of Oakland through all of our programs and events.  Click here to keep up to date on upcoming volunteer opportunities.


Dia De Los Muertos!

2015 Dia Poster

20th Annual Día de los Muertos Better Than Ever  Thank you to everyone who came out to volunteer, eat, dance and shop at the 20th Annual Día de los Muertos Festival on November 8th, 2015. Over 50,000 people took in the sights and sounds of the vibrant altars and Danza Azteca, all of which was made possible by our generous sponsors!

Visit the Dia de Los Muertos Page.

READ ABOUT: The Unity Council’s Fruitvale Economic & Commercial Corridor Strategy

50th Anniversary Video

In the News!

You can check out the latest Oakland Tribune story on our 50th year #50yearsofservice