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Hi Marques,

We condensed the weeks solely for our purpose in facilitating the process, although it could be potentially useful if you are looking to reiterate quickly. For example in case of an emergency or time constraints, it's possible you may need to implement something quickly and condensing the process may prove useful.

5. Language and Culture

Oakland's diversity ranges across a wide spectrum each with its own set of language, community involvement and sense of place. Outreach should be tailored to the intended audience's needs. Informational materials, ease of access and transparency.

7. Credibility in marketing material and communication

Materials should be sensitive to cultural needs and stigma associated with financial struggles. Language should be positive and all inclusive.

8. Identify Advocates
Various communities have a source of leadership that can establish credibility and trust between the different parties and could prove vital so people feel comfortable in attending.