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Faith in Action Bay Area is a network of congregations and community leaders working to ensure that the dignity of all people in our community is upheld. We develop leaders, promote civic engagement, and lift up our faith values, in order to confront power and change systems. We envision a world in which all people receive the respect, justice, and opportunity they deserve.

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January 15, 2020

Economic Dignity, Mass Incarceration

Throwing people in jail on drug charges? That’s Bakersfield’s idea to fight homelessness

In the face of an ever-growing homelessness crisis, cities across California have been searching for solutions, from adding shelters and affordable housing…

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October 30, 2019

Economic Dignity

Modesto starts rental inspection program, will begin with problem properties

Modesto’s elected officials have approved an inspection program to protect residents living in the city’s roughly 40,000 rental properties, from single-family homes…

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Grants and Philanthropy

San Jose social justice nonprofit hires new executive director

After more than six years of steady leadership, the community and faith-based nonprofit, People Acting in Community Together (PACT) has secured a…

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