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Featured Oakland Grown Members


1108 26th Street
Oakland, CA 94607

Pipe Spy is an engineering plumbing contractor specializing in trenchless sewer line repair and replacement. Since 1998, we have provided the East Bay Area with expert plumbing service backed up by our 100% satisfaction guarantee. Pipe Spy has the expertise, depth of experience and knowledge of local sewer compliance that you require. We want to be the sewer repair company you’ll recommend to your friends and neighbors. We’ve been the experts from the beginning, and aim to be the best private sewer replacement service company far into in the future. 



180 Grand Avenue, Suite 120
Oakland, CA 94612

We are a community bank with the flexibility, attitude and ambition to support financial success across all sectors of our community. We are primarily a proactive relationship bank with unique insight into local business conditions and challenges. We are especially enthusiastic when it comes to backing creative, progressive development, wealth creation, and economic diversity. We support the local organizations and enterprises that contribute to opportunities, employment, and economic stimulation.


344 40th Street
Oakland CA 94609

Based in California since 2007, Five Flavors Herbs cultivates a unique and specialized approach to holistic healing. Founded by Benjamin Zappin, professional herbalist and acupuncturist, and Dr. Ingrid Bauer, MD, MS, Five Flavors Herbs bridges the therapeutic traditions of East and West. Focused on sustainable, local, and ethically wild-harvested botanicals, Five Flavors Herbs formulates herbal products that provide superior care for individual patients and reliable tools for practitioners and purveyors.



470A 49th Street
Oakland, CA 94609

The CRO Cafe is a small cafe built to serve great espresso and handmade coffee drinks. We use and sell the freshest, highest-quality espresso beans roasted in San Francisco by our friends at Sightglass Coffee Roasters. Our tasty treats are provided by Authentic Bagels, Starter Bakery, Pepples Donuts, Bump City Bakery, and Worthy Granola. CRO Gallery is a platform for our Artist Paper Cup Series - an interactive art show caffeinating viewers and participants. Free art with your purchase of coffee or tea.  CRO Gallery uses the community space of the cafe to share the work of our local artists beyond gallery walls.