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


Black Women In Law

From deans of law schools and directors of community organizations to judges and justices serving the highest courts in the land, Black women have been doing valuable work to further equity and justice in the courts and outside of them.

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!