BPG x Kingmakers of Oakland – Black History Month

February 7th, 2020

This month we celebrate African American History at Berkeley Patients Group. February is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of these individuals in our nation’s history.

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BPG x Berkeley Free Clinic – New Year, New You

January 6th, 2020

A New Year usually means breaking old habits and creating healthy new ones. Whether its drinking more water, getting active, using plant medicine effectively, landing a new job, or giving back in your community, you can count on your buds at BPG for support!

Berkeley Patients Group launched our $1 Million For Good initiative back in October,  supporting ten nonprofits working to uplift our local community. Each month, BPG is driving funds and awareness to one of our partners. This January, celebrate the new year and a healthier you by shopping at BPG and supporting Berkeley Free Clinic.

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How to Gift Your Grandma Cannabis: BPG’s Holiday Guide

December 18th, 2019

Cannabis use among seniors is rising, with nearly 15% of US adults, 60 and older reported using cannabis in the past year. 

9% of seniors have tried both CBD and THC for health-related reasons, and 51% of those that have been attempting it reported having an improved quality of life afterward.

At Berkeley Patients Group, seniors are one of our most beloved patient groups: they offer wisdom, humor, and a unique perspective on life, and they enjoy many of the benefits that cannabis offers. 

Because we see firsthand the power of cannabis to improve seniors’ lives, we created this guide for gifting cannabis to the seasoned soul you love–just in time for the holidays.

This list contains pro-tips and top-picks selected by our consultants, so you don’t have to stress over how and what to give– you’ll be wrapping up relief, sleep, and tranquility in one package!

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BOSS x BPG – Homelessness Awareness Month

November 1st, 2019

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Last month, Berkeley Patients Group launched our $1 Million For Good initiative, supporting 10 nonprofits working to uplift our local community. Each month, BPG will drive funds and awareness to one of our nonprofit partners. In honor of November’s National Homelessness Awareness Month, we are raising funds, support, and supplies for Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency (BOSS).

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Memorial Day at Berkeley Patients Group

May 23rd, 2019

Memorial Day at BPG

As we take a moment to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country, we also look towards the future for our fellow Americans who served and returned home.

Owner and Vice President of Berkeley Patients Group, Etienne Fontan, spent time in DC this week advocating for the fair and equal treatment of all cannabis patients, consumers, and businesses with the National Cannabis Industry Association. Read more »