Program Updates
In line with the Chancellor's message and recommendations, all BRRC Programs prior to spring break, are canceled or postponed.
  • Umoja Community Day (3/13) -  cancelled.
  • Laverne Cox + Post-show reception (3/12) -  cancelled
  • BRRC x Raíces-RRC: Kindercaminata (3/18) - cancelled
  • *Ebony Ball (3/20) - postponed until further notice.
*Events that required purchasing of tickets will be fully reimbursed. Please look out for additional communications from the program coordinators. 
Basic Needs Center Resources
& Living Guide
UCB Basic Needs Center/Food Pantry COVID-19 Living Guide
You can stay up to date with our basic needs center/food pantry COVID-19 updates here: 

For more information, please contact, Kiyoko Thomas (she/they), Basic Needs Center Manager, kiyoko@berkeley.eduNatalia Semeraro (she/they), Food Coordinator, 

Thank you for taking care of yourself and your loved ones. We share our gratitude and nourishing energy with you each. 
Food Pantry Operations Updated
Multicultural Community Center
The MCC will remain open for the modified hours for the remainder of the week of 3/9. We will be open 10 am-5pm. Check back soon on their social media for updates on the schedule for next week.


The Black Recruitment and Retention Center is a student-initiated, AND entirely a student ran organization that was founded in 1983. 

The purpose of the BRRC is to supplement, expand, and create efforts on campus and within the community toward the recruitment and retention of Black students. We are one of 7 RRCs in the bridges’ Multicultural Resource Centers, a coalition of 8 organizations.

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