join an action team
Budget Research Working Group
Research the budget together. Host education “salons.” Meet every Wednesday morning.
Street Outreach Team
Bring our mission to the streets. Hit the streets on the weekends. Meet every Monday for happy hour.
Event Planning Team
Plan fun events like the Sci-Fi Book Club and the Feminist Apocalypse Survival Club. Flexible meeting times.
Happy Hour Phone Banking Team
Text message our supporters. Chat with CDP members. Meet every other week.
The Community Democracy Project is an all-volunteer campaign working to turn the power structure right side up by putting the people of Oakland in charge of the city budget.
We plan to do this by passing a voter initiative that would create neighborhood assemblies, direct democracy, and active citizenship.