Growing strong with the NAACP Health Committee!

The Eugene/Springfield NAACP is happy to announce the creation of the NAACP Health committee! The focus will cover the following Nutrition classes Gardening workshops Health advocacy Youth empowerment around health issues Health Consultations The Committee is led by  Eugene Natives and South Eugene Graduates JR Morgan, and co-chair Michael Latteri ( both pictured with here […]

Tell Congress to Pass the Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2015!

NAACP President Cornell William Brooks being arrested August 8th 2016   Yesterday, Cornell William Brooks and protesters from the Roanoke Youth Council held a sit-in at the district office of Virginia congressman Bob Goodlatte — the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Arrests were made, but the call continues to uphold the right to vote. […]

The Soul of Philanthropy: Eugene Reception August 6th 6-8 pm

Giving Back: The Soul of Philanthropy Reframed and Exhibited, Pop-Up, Abridged Edition Groundbreaking in focus and depth, the new multimedia exhibition “Giving Back: The Soul of Philanthropy Reframed and Exhibited” is touring the country and will be hosted by MRG Foundation in January of 2017 prior to its international launch. The exhibit features inspirational images […]

Lane County Equity and Access Advisory Board is live!

The Eugene/Springfield NAACP is partnering with Lane County to grow awareness of Job opportunities within county government! Look for more to come! The Equity and Access Advisory Board is live!  It is due on June 30th at 5pm.  You can find it here:  www.lanecounty.org/volunteer. I’ve also attached an electronic copy.  Please pass it along to people that you know who […]

June 3rd, 2016 City Club of Eugene.

Click link for access: The Mosaic: Black Activism in Eugene Coordinator:  Mary Leighton The mosaic will paint a picture of the African-American experience in Eugene and Lane County. Representatives of three generations of activists will discuss the role of the black community in the history of the city and explain how the culture of the […]

Mims House Memorial and Memorial Day BBQ!

The community is invited to come out to the “Mims House” 330 High Street- Eugene, Oregon. Sunday May 29th 1-4pm to witness the unveiling of the “Mims House Memorial Monument”. The Unveiling is set for 2pm. Local Dignitaries will be in attendance and King estate wine and Ninaksi brews will be available for donation from […]

Eugene/Springfield NAACP receives Oregon Humanities Grant!

The Eugene/Springfield NAACP has been awarded a generous public program grant in the amount of $3750 from the Oregon Humanities, an independent affiliate of the National endowment for the Humanities. Our community forum series will give the community the space to consider the voice and concerns of minority communities through an examination of issues that […]

BTS-Homework help and open computer lab

             Middle and High school Parents and Students      Free tutoring Saturdays 101 West 10th Eugene, Or Downtown LCC campus Room 210/209 Schedule as follows- Saturday April 23th 10-12 pm – Open computer lab, homework help, youth council meeting Saturday April 30th 10- 12 pm -Open Computer lab, Homework […]

Eugene Springfield NAACP supports IP65

The Eugene Springfield NAACP has endorsed the IP65 campaign that will help more high school students to graduate, and to receive more and better career and college preparation. Check this out and then get involved: IP 65 Website