Community News and Activities

BCO  community has been involved and supported the following community groups and projects:

  • Friends of Madison Park – Oakland Chinatown
  • Oakland Asian Cultural Center
  • Tsuru for Solidarity
  • Alameda County Food Bank
  • BART – Lake Merritt Station Development
  • Oakland Fire Department Toy Drive
  • REACH WEST /East Bay Buffaloes Invitational Track and Field Meet
  • Family Justice Center Toy Drive
  • Support of local animal shelter or Community Program (Marine Mammal Center, Sulphur Creek, etc).
  • J-Sei Crab Feed
  • E-Waste for Good
  • Bone Marrow Registration Drive
  • BWA knitting caps for newborns
  • Spare Change Jar for the CBE
  • Oakland Trash Can Beautification Program

For more information on current projects and programs, or to suggest new projects, please contact us.


Jun Hamamoto – Diablo Magazine – December 2019
Article about her work with inmates at San Quentin using traditional Japanese Art.

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