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

Next general meeting

Saturday, August 25

12-2 PM

NAACP Offices (Lloyd Center)

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Tue 14

Executive Committee Meeting

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

Economic Dev and Housing Committee Mtg.

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sat 18

Celebrating NABVETS and the Community

August 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sun 19
Sun 19

Community Coordination Committee Mtg.

August 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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08/08/2018

Vote No on Measure 105: NAACP Portland Branch Joins the Fight

Today, NAACP Portland Branch members rejected racism and fear and joined the OneOregon coalition. We urge all Oregonians to “Vote No on Measure 105.” Oregon is home to thousands of immigrants and refugees. Immigrants are our neighbors, our friends, our colleagues, and also our members. It is critical that the nation’s oldest civil rights organization, […]

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08/08/2018

Portland Clean Energy Fund Campaign Officially Qualifies for November 2018 Ballot

The Portland City Auditor Elections Division announced on Friday, July 27, that the Portland Clean Energy Fund (PDX 04, the “Portland Clean Energy Community Benefits Initiative 2018”) received enough valid Portland voter signatures to qualify for the November 2018 ballot. A sampling of 55,509 submitted signatures revealed 39,755 valid signatures, over 5,000 more than the […]

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08/08/2018

Seeking a Better Way: DA Budget Reform Efforts

The NAACP Portland Branch believes that district attorney reform is central to achieving any reforms in the criminal justice system. On May 24, 2018, the executive committee voted to sign onto the ACLU memo titled Setting a Higher Bar for the Multnomah County District Attorney Budget. The ACLU performed an in-depth analysis of the current […]

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06/25/2018

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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