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Amnesty International Group 30

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General Agency Information
Name: Amnesty International Group 30
Address: 1624 Franklin Street
Oakland,  CA  94612
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Contact Information
Secondary Phone: 415-288-1800
Days/Hours of Operation: Call for Times
Description: Group 30 is a community-based collection of volunteers who meet, write letters, and organize events to advance the principles of human rights promoted by Amnesty International.

Amnesty International is an independent worldwide movement working impartially for the release of all prisoners of conscience, fair and prompt trials for political prisoners, and an end to torture and executions. It is funded by donations from its members and supporters throughout the world.

Group 30 tables at local street fairs, visits death row at San Quentin, conducts write-a-thons, and has put on major fundraisers. We are currently working on the following issues and campaigns:

Death Penalty and Criminal Justice Reform
Solitary Confinement and Torture
Southeast Asia Regional Actions
Defending Ethnic Minorities in China
Protecting Human Rights Defenders Worldwide
Welcoming Refugees and Asylum Seekers
Mission: Amnesty International is a global movement of people fighting injustice and promoting human rights. We work to protect people wherever justice, freedom, truth and dignity are denied. Currently the world's largest grassroots human rights organization, we investigate and expose abuses, educate and mobilize the public, and help transform societies to create a safer, more just world.
Meetings: Please visit the website for more information.
Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Call for Information
Public Transportation: Contact for information
Eligibility: Open to All
Fees: None
Areas Served: San Francisco Bay Area
Santa Cruz County
Funding Source: Donations
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Advocacy
Human Rights Groups
Political Action/Lobbying Groups
Public Awareness/Education
This agency was last updated on April 16, 2020.