Having a space to work is absolutely crucial to progressive organizers and workspace is an extremely rare commodity. Without a place to be, most grassroots efforts die out within months. This precious space allows tiny local organizing efforts a chance to grow.
The Grassroots House Collective is a non-profit that collectively owns and operates an office building in Berkeley. This building at 2022 Blake Street houses important local organizations such as Copwatch, the Green Party, the Prisoner's Literature Project, The International Solidarity Movement and the Industrial Workers of the World. It has also had a historic role in many of the progressive struggles coming out of the East Bay.read more