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Dr. George J. Brown to be honored at the Urban League’s Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner

Celebrate with us on September 24, 2013 at the Urban League of Portland’s annual Equal Opportunity Awards Dinner where we will honor Dr. George J. Brown for his integral contribution to our community.

Dr. George J. Brown, President and CEO of Legacy Health, has nearly 40 years of healthcare experience. He has served as president and CEO of Legacy Health, a non-profit with six hospitals in the Portland area, since August 2008 and previously served as COO of Tacoma, Washington-based MultiCare Health System. Brown is the first CEO that Legacy has ever had who is also a doctor-agastroenterologist. A 26-year veteran, he was also a brigadier general in the U.S. Army, where he practiced medicine and served as commander of Madigan Army Medical Center and Walter Reed Army Medical Center.  Please join us in recognizing his contributions to our nation and our community.

2012 EOD Dinner

The Urban League of Portland

2013 Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner


Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 5:30 PM

Oregon Convention Center

777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Portland, OR 97232

This exciting evening will feature live music, a cocktail hour, dinner, and the opportunity to support the work of the Urban League.

Click here to purchase tickets.

Thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon. 

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The Urban League of Portland, founded in 1945, helps empower African Americans and other Oregonians to achieve equality in education, employment, and economic security. We believe that everyone has the power to change the world. We work with people to actualize their potential and put their passion into action.Our mission is to enable African Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights.