AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

522 Valencia Street
San Francisco CA 

Phone: (415) 861-7444

AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

The Arab Resource and Organizing Center is a grassroots organization working to empower and organize our community towards justice and self-determination for all. AROC members build community power in the Bay Area by participating in leadership development, political education, and campaigns.

Our Vision:
AROC’s vision is for a strong and united Arab community working together to shift power and create change, while helping build a unified movement working towards economic and social justice.

Our Values:
With these values we work to uphold the leadership of, and remain accountable to, local and international Arab communities working for justice.

Challenge the racism and religious discrimination.
Work to create an economically just world free from occupation and exploitation.
Oppose sexism, homophobia, classism, and ableism within our organization, as well as in our public events and programs. Uphold the leadership of those most impacted by these systems.
Join forces with other organizations and communities to build a broader unified movement for social justice.
Work to unite our community, and challenge ourselves to work through conflict in a principled and respectful way while adapting to changing political and social dynamics.


Check us out at www.araborganizing.org

Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC) is a grassroots organization working to address economic, social, and political impacts of anti-Arab racism.

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Past Events

Emergency protest: STOP the WAR on YEMEN

Emergency protest: STOP the WAR on YEMEN
01:00 pm - 03/28/2018

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

Crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman is visiting The U.S. to meet with the Trump administration and tech companies. come show support for the Yemeni community against...

Free Ahed Tamimi

Free Ahed Tamimi
04:30 pm - 01/31/2018

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

Stand with Ahed Tamimi & all Palestinian Political Prisoners Wednesday, January 31st 4:30-6pm Rally at the Oakland Federal Building (1301 Clay St) 6:15-9pm Celebrate...

Arab Youth Organizing End of the Year Fundraiser!

Arab Youth Organizing End of the Year Fundraiser!
05:00 pm - 12/08/2017

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

AROC's Arab Youth Organizing (AYO!) would like to invite you to their end of the year fundraiser! AYO youth are excited to celebrate their accomplishments, and share...

Open Mic

Open Mic
01:00 pm - 08/18/2017

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

Come join the youth as they celebrate the end of the week long summer institute. There will be an open mic so come through with your poems and rhymes! There will...

TPS Renewal for Yemeni Nationals

TPS Renewal for Yemeni Nationals
11:00 am - 02/16/2017

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

English below. اعلان الى اليمنيين الراغبين في تجديد الأوراق الخاصة ببرنامج "الاقامة تحت الحماية...

Let's talk about Syria

Let's talk about Syria
06:30 pm - 11/11/2016

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

The Basics are Not a Puzzle: Understanding the Roots and Prospects of the Syrian Revolution Join AROC in a conversation with Bassam Haddad, Director of the Middle...

Supporting the Liberation of Palestine

Supporting the Liberation of Palestine
03:00 pm - 10/04/2015

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

Supporting the Liberation of Palestine Hosted by the Arab Resource and Organizing Center While the rest of the Third World gained national independence after the...

Live Stream with Rasmea Odeh

Live Stream with Rasmea Odeh
06:00 pm - 02/19/2015

At AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center

Join AROC on February 19th for a live discussion with Rasmea Odeh. Get updates on her case and find out ways to get involved. Thursday, February 19th 6pm 518 Valencia...

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