OCCUR is a great organization that reaches out to the youth in the inner city of Oakland Ca. The David E Glover Education and Technology Center has state of the art programs for young people age 8-19. They are an amazing organization and their new President and CEO is outstanding in her efforts to really make a difference in the life of those who live in Oakland.
Occur, now serving Oakland's underserved communities for 45 years has also been one of the first to realize the importance of technology and the InternetInternet. In 1997 they established the Eastmont Technology Center and have since brought well over 16,000 adults, teens and seniors into computing and the opportunities it presents. Every class has been free and there are no fees whatsoever. It is true to sat Occur has done its part to bridge the Digital Divide with the help of itsits many partners, funders and volunteers.