2018 Gold Medalists Get Ready to Compete at the National Convention!

          ACT-SO Hannah Owens, Ziel Crier, Alaja Badalich, Kilani Alfeni all won gold at the local ACT-SO competition held in April. Hannah will compete in Poetry, Ziel will compete in both classical and contemporary vocal, Alaja will repeat at Nationals in the dance contemporary category. Along with our ACT-SO competitors we […]

Earth Week Celebration!

            Press here for poster!   BreathOfFreshAirPromoPoster   4/16 FREE MOVIE: Black Snake Killaz: A #noDAPL story, 5:30pm, University of Oregon Knight Law Center Rm 145. FREE PIZZA. All Ages Welcome. 4/17 Tree Walk w/ Friends of Trees, 5:30pm, Meet at Trainsong Park. Bring water bottle and comfortable shoes for walking. […]

2018 NAACP Mattie Reynolds Scholarship Open to Qualified Seniors!

Mattie Reynolds Scholarship The Mattie Reynolds Eugene/Springfield NAACP Scholarship was created in honor of long-time Eugene resident and African American leader Mattie Reynold’s commitment to education. AWARD AMOUNT: Mattie Reynolds Eugene/Springfield NAACP Scholarship is non-renewable. Selected recipients will be notified in early June. $500 scholarship award towards studies at a technical school or trade program […]

Governor Brown Appoints Adrienne Nelson to Oregon Supreme Court Judge Nelson is the first African-American to serve on the state’s high court

Jan 2nd 2018 (Salem, OR) — Governor Brown announced today that she will appoint Adrienne C. Nelson, a trial judge in Multnomah County, to the Oregon Supreme Court. Judge Nelson will be the first African American to serve on an appellate court in Oregon and the second woman of color to serve on the Oregon Supreme […]

Encircle Films! SEED- The untold Story

 SEED – THE UNTOLD STORY on Thursday, January 4 at 6 pm at the Bijou Arts Cinema, on 13th Avenue.   Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshiped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. In the last century, 94% of our […]

2018 MLK March and Human Rights Award!

  The 82nd celebration of the Birth of Dr.Martin Luther King is just around the corner! The Eugene/Springfield Community Marches in honor of the life work of the Dr. Martin Luther King are fast approaching! Join Us January 15th 9 am at the north gate of Autzen Stadium 2700 Martin Luther King Blvd. Parking will […]

Tenant Rights! Free Workshops

Tenant Rights: Understanding Rights and Protections Do you want to learn more about your rights and protections in housing? Please join us and learn about fair housing rights and resources! This event will include important information shared by the Fair Housing Council of Oregon, the Oregon Law Center and Eugene’s Rental Housing Code Program. You […]

“Power to the People” Tapping the Green Energy Economy

I am excited to announce the launch of the NAACP Power to the People: Fueling the Revolution for Energy Justice campaign. The campaign celebrates the leadership of NAACP units advancing energy justice and energy democracy on the state and local level.  We’ve launched the Power to the People webpage, where viewers can learn about the ECJP program, get involved with the campaign, and seek resources, such as the Just Energy Policies Action […]