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Three Cheers for the Alameda Free Library!

Thanks so much to the Teen Advisory Board at the Alameda Free Library! This October, the Board organized a donation drive to gather socks and snacks for the people...


Check Out Our New Website!

Operation Dignity has a new online look! We have new ways for you to learn about our programs, our impact, and ways for you to get involved in helping house...


A Garden Greeting

It was an early Saturday morning – but instead of sleeping in, this group of volunteers was at the Northgate Community Cabins bearing green thumbs, elbow grease, and good...


Haircuts with Heart – and Style

There’s nothing like a good haircut to make you feel spiffy and ready to take on the world. And there’s nothing like being around dedicated volunteers using their skills...


Bringing Shelter and Services to the Outdoor Navigation Center

The first Outdoor Navigation Center partnership between the City of Oakland and Operation Dignity opened in December 2017, offering shelter and services to up to 40 people at a...


Bringing Our Community Together to Stop Bullying

Bullying can be a hard topic for a lot of kids – and their parents – to talk about. But when our families and communities come together to combat...


A Listening Ear

What does health care look like for a homeless veteran? Sometimes, like a listening ear. Check out our latest newsletter for more about health care, our fantastic Coast Guard...


Breaking Ground on New Veteran Housing

Great event last March breaking ground on Casa Arabella with EBALDC and The Unity Council! Operation Dignity is thrilled to be one of the service providers on this project,...


Supporting Veteran Wellness at Camp Parks

Thanks to the entire community of Parks Reserve Forces Training Area in Dublin for donating hygiene supplies, food, and water to Operation Dignity as part of its annual Wellness...