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Next general meeting

Saturday, June 30th

12-2 PM, NAACP Offices (inside Lloyd Center)

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Tue 19


June 19
Wed 20

Political Action Committee Meeting

June 20 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sat 23

Good in the Hood

June 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sat 30

NAACP General Meeting

June 30 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Jul 02

Education Committee Meeting

July 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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Why Now is the Time to Celebrate Malcolm X

– E.D. Mondaine; President, NAACP Portland / May, 19th 2018 It must have been a very sad and difficult day for those who insisted on believing the world was flat to discover that the world is indeed round. But round it is, and this radical paradigm shift reminds us that throughout history the illusions of human […]

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Ilyasah Shabazz Comes to Portland to Help NAACP Honor Her Father, Malcolm X

PURCHASE TICKETS AND TABLES HERE The NAACP Portland chapter invites Oregonians to join us for a week of events Honoring the memory of Malcolm X.  On Saturday May 26th, 2018, the NAACP is hosting “The X-Factor” (Malcolm X Brunch), with his daughter Ilyasah Shabazz as the Keynote speaker. “A lot has happened to our communities in […]

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Metro Inequities in Contracting

Current and former employees at Business Oregon want governor Kate Brown to fix the agency’s “bro club” culture, says an April 2018 article published in Portland’s Willamette Week. The NAACP and other civil rights groups have long concerned themselves with the disproportionately low number of state, local and metro government contracts awarded to businesses owned […]

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Apply to Sit on the Portland Committee for Community-Engaged Policing

  Applications are now available to sit on the Portland Committee for Community-Engaged Policing (PCCEP)! The application submission deadline is June 1, 2018. In order to apply, you must be at least 16 years old and live, work, worship, and/or go to school in Portland. (Please note that “worship” is broadly defined to include all religions and areas of […]

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