GUIDE TO GIVING TUESDAY
NOVEMBER 27
Local love from local businesses

 SUPPORT OAKLAND PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS!

Oakland Grown is excited to partner with Supply Bank and Flax Art & Design to provide much needed school supplies for Oakland's schools. This holiday season, join us in helping to get a good education a little easier for kids, parents, and teachers! Your contribution will help us buy essential supplies such as pencils, paper, backpacks, and other educational tools.

Your donation can make all the difference.

This campaign is organized by Oakland Grown and is supported by Oakland's independent businesses who, in deeply rooted love for our community, include:

  • Philippa Roberts

  • Rare Bird

  • Resurrect

  • Ruth Stroup Insurance

  • SAGRADA

  • Shoes On Solano Rockridge

  • Spirit Treasure Bookstore

  • Swiss Cheese Childcare

  • Wine & Design Oakland

  • AVC Video

  • Bay Grape

  • Highwire Coffee Roasters

  • Kelly's Corner

  • Knocknock Kitchen & Bath Designs

  • Local Food Adventures

  • McMullen

  • Movement Ink

  • Octopus Lounge

  • Peter's Kettle Corn

SupplyBank.Org is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and all donations are tax-deductible.While they are a statewide agency, SupplyBank.Org always has a special focus on our hometown of Oakland and its surrounding communities. This year they are honored to be a partner in Oakland Grown and Flax Art & Design’s collective efforts to provide much needed school supplies for Oakland's classrooms and the City’s greatest talent: its amazing and always bright kids!


GIVING TUESDAY FUNDRAISERS

RESTAURANTS & BARS

Bay Grape
376 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610
baygrapewine.com
A wine bottle shop that also offers wine classes, tastings, and you can open bottles and enjoy them in-shop.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Asking for donations at point of sale for SupplyBank.org.

Communitē Table
4171 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
communite-table.com
We offer lunch and dinner Monday – Saturday, as well as food to go. Need help with a party? Call Michele about catering or picking up platters for your event. We also have gift certificates and holiday sweets for last minute presents.
Giving Tuesday - Donating 10% of net sales to the Fire Victims in Butte County.

Highwire Coffee Roasters
5655 College Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
highwirecoffee.com
We are a coffee roaster with 3 East Bay cafes that serve espresso and coffee drinks, Highwire-branded merchandise, and brewing equipment.
Giving Tuesday - Market Hall fundraiser for the Alameda County Food Bank.

Local Food Adventures
localfoodadventures.com
We offer gift cards in any amount to our guided history and food walking tours.
Giving Tuesday - $1 from every ticket sold all year will be donated to the Alameda County Community Bank on Giving Tuesday. Oakland Grown fundraiser: Local Food Adventures guests can donate an extra $1 to bookings to provide school supplies to Oakland public school students.

Octopus Lounge
2101 Webster Street, Suite 170, Oakland, CA 94612
oaklandoctopus.org
We offer a space for private parties. We are a cafe, bookstore, performance space.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Asking for donations at point of sale for SupplyBank.org.

Peter's Kettle Corn
4139 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
peterskettlecorn.com
We offer fresh kettle corn in various flavors, gift packaging/sizes, and gift cards.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Asking for donations at point of sale.

The Terrace Room Restaurant & Bar
1800 Madison Street, Oakland, ca 94612
theterraceroom.com
Oakland's premier lakefront restaurant, set in a 1920s Art Deco supper club with panoramic view of Lake Merritt. We also offer gift certificates.
Giving Tuesday - Collecting food and donations for the Alameda Country Food Bank.

Wine & Design Oakland
204 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607
wineanddesign.com/oakland-jl
We are a paint and sip studio. Come in to paint from our extensive list of paintings and sip your favorite beverage, preferably wine.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: 10% of total sales to SupplyBank.org.


HEALTH & SERVICE PROVIDERS

AVC Video
3207 Lakeshore Avenue, 2nd Floor, Oakland, CA 94610
avconsultants.com
Gift voucher for professional digital filming.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Donating 10% of gift voucher sales to SupplyBank.org.

Knocknock Kitchen & Bath Designs
knocknocksite.com
Comprehensive kitchen and bath design services, and product procurement.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Donating 10% of total sales to SupplyBank.org for school supplies for Oakland Public Schools.

Lake Merritt Dental
1900 Webster Street, Suite A, Oakland, CA 94612
lakemerrittdental.com
We offer teeth whitening gift certificates.
Giving Tuesday - We are collecting new, unwrapped toys for the Oakland Benioff Hospital.

Ruth Stroup Insurance
3560 Grand Avenue, Oakalnd, CA 94610
stroupins.com
Insurance to protect your family.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: $10 donation to SupplyBank.org for every new customer quote.

Swiss Cheese Childcare
swisscheesechildcare.com
We offer outstanding babysitters to care for the kids while parents prepare for and celebrate the holidays.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Donating 10% of new registrations to SupplyBank.org.

Truve
2345 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612
We offer personal training, pilates, acupuncture, massage, physical therapy, and over 90 group fitness classes.
truvefit.com
Giving Tuesday - Collecting sleeping bags, hats, gloves, scarves, and non-perishable food items for Sleeping Bags For The Homeless.

GIVING TUESDAY FUNDRAISERS

RETAILERS

Creative Framing & Gallery
creativeframingoakland.com
2700 Park Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94606
Creative Framing & Gallery is featuring a Holiday Group Art Show "Merry Monsters", has a popup vintage boutique "Lost and Found", ready made frame sale 40% off, and offer full custom picture framing.
Giving Tuesday - We accept donations year round. Bring any unwanted Children's Books which we donate to the East Bay Children's Book Project. You may now also bring nonperishable food, including toiletries, which we donate to the Alameda County Community Food Bank. Thank you in advance for your support; people can use a little extra help all year round.

FLAX art & design
1501 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94612
flaxart.com
FLAX art & design, celebrating 80 years in the Bay Area is an independent, family-owned art and craft supply store also specializing in seasonal paper, holiday cards, unique gifts, and fine pens!
Giving Tuesday - FLAX will be participating in The Mayors Holiday Toy Drive.

Gymboree Play & Music
3433 Lakeshore Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610
gymboreeclasses.com/en/locations/CA/Oakland
We are an indoor play space for ages 0-5 that offers memberships, gift certificates, and children's products and toys.
Giving Tuesday - Collecting new and gently worn coats for toddlers and children at our location.

IMPRESSED by nature
beimpressedbynature.com
We create natural handmade jewelry using locally grown pressed flowers and leaves; plus travel size flower pressing kits that are great stocking stuffers for nature lovers and crafters alike.
Giving Tuesday - Donating a portion of sales to EarthJustice.

Kelly's Corner
3901 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
kellyscornerkids.com
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Asking for donations at point of sale.

Kostüm
4020 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611
kostumonpiedmont.com
We are a women’s contemporary, designer, and vintage clothing and accessories consignment shop that provides gift certificates and sustainable and affordable gift shopping featuring many items made by local women of color including skincare products, soy candles, handmade jewelry, sunglasses, handbags, and more.
Giving Tuesday - Asking for donations at point of sale starting on Nov. 27 to support the Piedmont Avenue Merchant’s Association’s efforts to form a Business Improvement District to help promote local businesses and the Piedmont community at large.

Kuhl Frames + Art
1645 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612
kuhlframes.com
We are your local artist owned and operated frame shop and art gallery offering custom framing, ready made frames, original art, and artisan jewelry.
Giving Tuesday - Our fourth year of collecting donations at point of sale to purchase crayons for Children’s Hospital.

Laurel Ace Hardware
4024 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
LaurelAce.com
We're the Laurel's holiday hardware store, with solutions to all your home fix-it projects, and lots of great holiday gift ideas too.
Giving Tuesday - 1) Asking customers to round up their change at the registers for UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, and 2) Canned Food Drive for the Alameda Food Bank.

Luxe and Nature
luxeandnature.com
We offer plant-based skin care products, soaps, cremes, polishes, and oils.
Giving Tuesday - We are collecting donations or old blankets and tarps with toiletries for our city homeless giveback.

Mary Weather
333 - 15th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
maryweatherusa.com
Mary Weather offers a little extra style with our women's and unisex apparel hand silk screened with original graphics, 20+ silkscreen images to choose from, beautiful hand printed gift boxes, and gift certificates available.
Giving Tuesday - We are collecting donations for our Curbside Communities. Blankets, socks, toiletries, water, batteries, and other essentials.

McMullen
2257 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612
shopmcmullen.com
McMullen is a women's luxury concept store that features global emerging and established designers.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: We will donate 10% of our sales to SupplyBank.org.

Movement Ink
3832 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
movement-ink.com
We offer unique screen-printed apparel influenced by the beauty and diversity of the Bay Area.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: asking for donation at point of sale for SupplyBank.org.

Owl and Wood
471 9th Street, Oakland, CA 94607
owlnwood.com
We offer 15-20% off selected items on Plaid Friday and Small Business Saturday. Purchases over $150 will come with a our special holiday tote bag.
Giving Tuesday - We will have a bin in the store for toy collection.

Philippa Roberts
4176 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611
philipparoberts.com
We are a jewelry and gift shop specializing in designer jewelry, home accessories, and lovely gifts for everyone.
Giving Tuesday - We do an annual Foster Kid Toy Drive in partnership with Alternative Family Services, an Oakland foster child agency.

Rare Bird
3883 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611
therarebird.com
We are a gift shop that sells handmade goods including jewelry, cards, candles, natural apothecary, artwork, and more. AND we offer DIY creativity and wellness workshops.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: We will have a donation jar at the register for donations for SupplyBank.org.

Resurrect
4135 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611
resurrectoakland.com
We offer handcrafted apparel, accessories, gifts, apothecary, and jewelry.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown Fundraiser: We will be donating 10% of our total sales on Giving Tuesday to SupplyBank.org.

Shoes On Solano Rockridge
5933 College Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
shoesonsolano.com
We are women's fashion-comfort shoe retailer featuring a wide variety of women's shoes, boots, handbags, socks, tights, and other seasonal accessories and gifts.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Donations accepted at point of sale.

Show & Tell
Show & Tell serves as a platform for unique and socially responsible apparel, accessories, and gift items.
instagram.com/showtelloakland
Giving Tuesday - Support Qulture Collective and Safer Spaces For QTBIPOC on Giving Tuesday. Join the giving economy as a monthly contributor at KeepOaklandQueer.com, or make a one-time donation at Qulturecollective.com/#give.

SoleSpace
1714 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612
solespace.com
We offer the best shoes in the Bay, plus dope tees, hoodies, socks, and bags.
Giving Tuesday - Donating to Oakland School for the Arts through 15% of all sales online and in store.

Spirit Treasure Bookstore
5000 Clarewood Drive, Oakland, CA 94618
oaklandcsl.org/ministries/bookstore
Books, meditation tools, Buddhas, wall hangings, and more.
Giving Tuesday - Oakland Grown fundraiser: Asking for donations at point of sale and donating all “Make An Offer” sales for used books and CD’s.