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


Financial Empowerment Collaborative

 The new pilot program, called the Financial Empowerment Collaborative (FEC), will foster financial empowerment in Portland’s Black community and provide solid pathways for participants on their path to financial and housing stability and wealth creation. 


Merkley Statement on Rahm Emanuel Nomination

We thank Senator Merkley for doing his due diligence, for unequivocally stating that Black Lives Matter, and standing on principle in his opposition to the nomination of former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to serve as the ambassador to Japan.

Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Annual Equal Opportunity Day Awards held on Thursday, September 23, 2021.