We are working to keep you informed on what we are doing to advance the state of Black Oregon


Short Session Success

We celebrate the passage of these eight important bills that help build justice in Oregon.  

Living Well for Cancer Prevention

Even though the pandemic has shifted our plans, our Older Adult Cancer Coalition is still dancing, walking, and eating delicious meals while we prevent cancer in our community. 

Mandela Exhibit at OMSI

In February the Urban League brought our seniors to the Mandela Exhibit at OMSI. The exhibit gave insight into the life and times of one of modern history’s most important figures.

Advocacy and Civic Engagement Updates

Right now, the Advocacy and Civic Engagement (ACE) team is tracking close to twenty different bills including a budget proposal. Ten have already made it out of their respective committees and one step closer to passage!

The Rapid Rehousing Program

Our Rapid Rehousing Program is helping three households per month move from homelessness to housing through our comprehensive housing placement work. Our most vulnerable community members are quickly provided supportive services that eliminate the toughest barriers to securing housing.

Urban League Honors Chairmen, Leadership

The All of Us Chairman’s Breakfast, an event to celebrate the League’s leadership, featured a bite to eat with a heaping side of organizational pride and personal connection between supporters, staff and community leaders.

Request for Proposal - Clinical Supervision

The Urban League of Portland, a Community-Based, Not-for-Profit Organization is soliciting bids from a proposer or proposers qualified to provide Clinical Supervision Consulting Services.