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Hattie Redmond Apartments Grand Opening

Urban League of Portland, in partnership with Oregon’s housing authority, Home Forward, is hosting the Hattie Redmond Apartments grand opening in early April.

Urban League of Portland 2023 Legislative Priorities

We are proud to announce our legislative agenda and as we participate in the 2023 Legislative Session we will continue to center the experiences of African American Oregonians and by extension all Oregonians.

Graphic Designer Search

The Urban League of Portland is currently looking for a graphic designer to potentially contract with in order to help us elevate our online and marking content.

Help create more Black success stories

Help create more Black success stories

We all have setbacks. We all stumble. Through our comprehensive wraparound programs, we help those who have fallen to get back on their feet.

Honoring Myrtle Carr's Legacy

Myrtle Lee Carr (April 18, 1920 – September 23, 2022) was a justice pioneer throughout her life. She was born in Louisiana and raised in Mississippi and Ohio. In 1945, she moved to Portland with some of her cousins and was a survivor of the Vanport Flood in 1948.

Pendleton Round-Up

The Urban League of Portland went to Pendleton to participate in the Pendleton Round-Up festivities last week!