APC welcomes 250 Haas students for Cohort Day 2016!

We’re proud that this year UC Berkeley’s Haas Cohort day at APC is a twelve year tradition! Every year in August, for the past twelve years, Haas’s incoming first year class spends an afternoon volunteering their time at Alameda Point Collaborative. The student volunteers have been able to throw their efforts into an array of projects, including playground maintenance for the kids, work in our social enterprises, Farm2Market and Ploughshares Nursery, and also light painting projects. This year Cohort Day was a smashing success yet again. Continue reading “APC welcomes 250 Haas students for Cohort Day 2016!”

Volunteer Spotlight: Long time volunteer Anna Smalley demonstrates how to double your impact

Huddled around tables with laptops open, a group of Walmart Global eCommerce employees engaged in a spirited debate around improving the functionality of the APC website. After a brainstorming session that resulted in pages of notes tacked to the walls, the coding began. Continue reading “Volunteer Spotlight: Long time volunteer Anna Smalley demonstrates how to double your impact”