Grantee Corner

Locate all DVP grant resources here.

DVP Grantee Manual Information

DVP Grantee Manual & Training Video

Media & Communications

Please review pages 42 - 43 of the DVP Grantee Manual for guidelines on any publicity generated by the Grantee for the project funded by the Department of Violence Prevention, during the grant agreement
and for one year, thereafter.

Helpful Tip: Contact Candace Walters Reese, Department of Violence Prevention Public Information Officer III, via for press and media relations assistance.

CitySpan Resources & Login

The Cityspan grantee database stores updated, relevant service information for grantees. General information about the database and resources are available below.

CitySpan Webinar

A recording of the Cityspan Grantee Training Webinar is available below. This webinar will review the system from top to bottom. It will show you how to create client records, enter services, compile progress reports and use Cityspan reports to audit information.

Training and Technical Assistance

DVP staff provides training on new or updated database features as they are made to the database. New employee and database refresher training are available on an as-needed basis. Grantees may contact Oakland Unite for support with using the database, and also use the following resources:

  • General Database Instructions available here
  • Cityspan Help Desk: 1-866-469-6884 (toll free) Monday – Friday, 8AM-5PM (PST)
  • Grantees interested in receiving training can contact

DVP Grantee List: FY 2022-23

Abode Services

Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Oakland

Center for Employment Opportunities, Inc

Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice

Community & Youth Outreach, Inc.

Community Works West, Inc

Covenant House California

Destiny Arts Center

East Bay Asian Youth Center

Lao Family Community Development Inc.

Movement Strategy Center (Urban Peace Movement)

National Institute of Criminal Justice Reform

Oakland LGBTQ Community Center Inc

Oakland Kids First

Oakland Private Industry Council, Inc.

Oakland Unified School District Office of Equity

Oakland Unified School District-JJC

Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth

Roots Community Health Center

Ruby's Place

Safe Passages

Sister-to-Sister 2, Incorporated

Student Program for Academic and Athletic Transitioning

The Family Violence Law Center

The Mentoring Center

The Youth Employment Partnership, Inc.

The Youth Leadership Institute

Trybe Inc

Urban Strategies Council

Young Women's Freedom Center

Youth Alive