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Alternative Currency for Oakland Residents and Neighbors 

My Friends and fellow lovers of Oakland,

You are going to want to come and learn about this win-win-win currency for Oakland.

Date:     Saturday, November 5, 2011

Time:     10am to 2pm (with food)

Place:    First Congregational Church

2501 Harrison Street
Oakland, California 94612

Sponsored by Oakland C.A.N., the Black Alliance for Just Immigration, and the Oakland City Identification Card Coalition.


That day – November 5 – also is bankTRANSFERday ( and Guy Fawkes Day.


“Neighborhoods are taking their economic destiny into their own hands…a group in Oakland is working on a currency known as Alternative Currency for Oakland Residents and Neighbors, or ACORN.” Wall Street Journal, Thursday Oct. 6, 2011.


For More Information Call: Oakland CAN at 510-530-2448 or email


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