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Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner: 10/07/14

2012 EOD Dinner

The Urban League of Portland

2014 Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner
Tuesday, October 7th at 5:30 p.m.

Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

Portland, Oregon 97232


The evening will feature live music by famed saxophonist Mike Phillips, a cocktail hour, dinner, awards ceremony and the opportunity to support the Urban League of Portland’s work.

Our keynote speaker is Dr. Nancy Golden, Oregon Chief Education Officer. Read more about Dr. Golden here.  We’ll be honoring Portland Educator Charlene Williams, former Principal of Roosevelt High School who was recently promoted to Senior Director for the Roosevelt Cluster and Benson High School. Read more about Charlene Williams here.


Click here for tickets and sponsorship information. 


Our annual Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner is a time to gather and celebrate all of the successes of the Urban League of Portland over the past year and to honor local leaders for their dedicated services to the community.  We look forward to you joining us.


Complementary wine provided by Tesoaria Vineyards and McMenamins Edgefield Winery during the program; Cash bar will be available.

Parking and Directions

Thank you to our sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

University of Oregon

Gold Sponsors

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Regence Logo

Willamette Management Associates Logo

Silver Sponsors



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.