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No on 105 Campaign Launch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: E.D. Mondainé President NAACP Portland Branch Sept.14, 2018   No on 105 Campaign Launch: NAACP Helping to Protect Anti-Racial Profiling Law   PORTLAND — The local NAACP State-Area Conference is teaming up with Oregonians United Against Profiling to help launch the new No on 105 campaign. The campaign launches on Saturday, […]

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SMART needs volunteer readers!

An organization I care about, SMART (Start Making A Reader Today), is launching a statewide campaign to recruit 1,550 new volunteers by Nov. 1 in order to meet their goal of providing over 11,300 children this year with one-on-one reading support and books to keep and build their personal libraries. SMART Readers spend an hour […]

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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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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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