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KBLX Cares

Saturday (5:30 am)

KBLX has been serving the Bay Area for over 30 years. KBLX Cares is our public affairs program that shines the light on organizations and people that serve, celebrate and enlighten our KBLX listeners. KBLX Cares airs every Saturday at 5:30am and is hosted by KBLX Veteran and Community Activist Sterling James, produced by Karlos.

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: FESTAC

Alistair Monroe and Douglas Stewart came in to talk about FESTAC a community gathering presented by Oakland Cannery which consist of a group of artists: writers, painters, sculptors, musicians, and performers. Together with other artistic communities of Oakland, they seek localized policies to protect, engage, and enhance art and cultural activities, …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: HIP Housing

Laura Fanucchi, Associate Executive Director and Irving Pineda, Community Outreach Specialist came in to talk about HIP, a non profit organization making a difference in the Bay Area. HIP Housing’s mission is to invest in human potential by improving the housing and lives of people in our community. For more information …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: Oakland Lacrosse

Kevin Kelley,Founder and Executive Director of Oakland Lacrosse came in to talk about the programs and the amazing organization making a difference and impacting kids in the Oakland Public School system. Through lacrosse the organization supports students in becoming healthy, confident, and self-empowered youth who effectively navigate systems, overcome challenges, and …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: OYAE

Joyce Gordon, Owner and Director of Joyce Gordon Gallery and Linda Steele II, Gallery Assistant came in to talk about OYAE, the Oakland Youth Art Explosion, a free event that supports the J Gordon Foundation of the Arts which is a cultural resource for the Bay Area community. OYAE is …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: Conscious Kitchen

Judi Shils, Founder, Executive Director of Conscious Kitchen spoke with Sterling James about her organization which partners with schools to break the cycle of pre-packaged, processed food, transitioning to chef-prepared, scratch-cooked meals created in on-site zero-waste school kitchens, based on five foundation attributes: fresh, local, organic, seasonal and non-GMO. For …

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