Real Talk Storyboard Art Gallery, Thursday August 20th 5:30-7:30pm @ CHAA

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CHAA cordially invites you to join us for our second annual Real Talk Storyboard Art Gallery "Start with Love, End with Love"

The art gallery is a culmination of stories and lessons on love, dating, sexuality, and healthy relationships.  Please join us on Thursday, August 20th, 5:30-7:30pm @ CHAA 268 Grand Avenue, Oakland 

* 5:30-6:15 Art Gallery Viewing and Refreshments

* 6:15-6:45 Brief Ceremony – Youth Recognition

* 6:45-7:30pm Mix and Mingle



Leadership Community Wellness Program September 2015 to June 2016

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 Leadership for Community Wellness is a 26-week pilot training program designed by CHAA to provide a basis for developing the knowledge, skills and competencies required for entry level Community Mental Health Advocates.  The program is intended for current and aspiring Community Mental Health Advocates from immigrant refugee, and indigenious communities in Alameda County.  

Obon Festival, Saturday August 1st 3-9pm @ Buddhist Church of Oakland

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Obon Festival @ Buddhist Church of Oakland, Saturday, August 1st, 2015 from 3:00-9:00pm.  Join the celebration of Obon Dancing, Taiko Drums, Koto Performance, Tea Ceremony, Temple Tours, Japanese Food & Music, Ikebana Floral Exhibit. 825 Jackson Street. for more information call 510-832-5988.  Website:

“The Refugees of Shangri-La” June 20th, 2015 10:00-11:45am @ Grand Lake Theater

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In honor of World Refugee Day 2015, East Bay Refugee Forum invites you to celebrate the incredible strength & courage of refugees abroad and at home with a special screening of the award-winning documentary "The Refugees of Shangri-La" Saturday, June 20th, 2015 10:00am-11:45am @ The Grand Lake Theater in Oakland. Purchase $10 tickets at the door or online at  All proceeds benefit an Emergency Cases Fund for Refugees & Asylees in Alameda County.