A New Campaign in California to Make it Fair

May Newsletter | May 26, 2015

Bend the Arc joined a new campaign to close pernicious commercial property tax loopholes that have increased inequality in California for decades.

Prop 47: Yes We Canvass

November Newsletter | November 25, 2014

Voters in California passed a landmark reform to the state’s broken criminal justice system. Bend the Arc leaders and volunteers played an important role in the coalition, contributing over 600 volunteer hours to the succesful effort. 

A Party to Pursue Justice

October Newsletter | October 27, 2014

On October 22, the Bay Area enjoyed an inspiring party with a purpose, bringing together a crowd of 200 people for inspiration, drinks, agitation, and plenty of shmoozing. 

2014 Voter Guide: Making Sense of the California Propositions

October Newsletter | October 27, 2014

Since 2005, Bend the Arc has produced voter guides for statewide propositions in California and this election is no exception. Inspired by our traditions and history, a committee of volunteers assessed the six propositions appearing on California’s November 4 ballot, studying their meaning and likely impact. 

A New Chapter Begins in the South Bay Area

October Newsletter | October 27, 2014

On a balmy October evening in Palo Alto, over 30 people came together to launch the new Bend the Arc: South Bay Chapter.