Ensuring the political, educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons and eliminating racial hatred and discrimination

Next general meeting

Saturday, July 28

12-2 PM

New Columbia Education Center

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Sat 28

NAACP General Meeting

July 28 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Aug 06

Education Committee Meeting

August 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Aug 09

Health Committee Meeting

August 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Aug 14

Executive Committee Meeting

August 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Aug 17

Economic Dev and Housing Committee Mtg.

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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First Annual Black United Family Bike Ride and Picnic!

NAACP, AAOA (African American Outdoor Association), and BGDB (Black Girls Do Bike) present 1st annual Black United Family Bike Ride and picnic. Join us for food, games, and fun at Dawson Park on July 8, 10-4.   Family friendly bike ride – all ages.  Bike ride starts at 11:30am. Bikes are available to borrow for […]

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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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