Oregon Promise scholarships!

Oregon Promise Application Open through July 3, Learn More atOregonStudentAid.gov    OSAC launches a 2017 toolkit for students and counselors, including upcoming counselor webinars  Eugene, Oregon  | The Higher Education Coordinating Commission Office of Student Access and Completion (OSAC) is pleased to announce a new toolkit of informational materials to help Oregonians learn about and apply for Oregon […]

Thanks again to our Freedom Fund Sponsors and Donors

Many Thanks to our Freedom Fund Sponsors, Auction Donors & Attendees: With your support our succsessful youth council and ACT-SO programs are possible. Thank you for making a difference for our future generations! Many Thanks to our Freedom Fund Auction Donors:         *The Bier Stein            *Friendly Street […]

The University of Oregon presents- Voices:Black In Oregon

VOICES: BLACK IN OREGON Thursday, February 16 | 6:00 – 10:00pm | Ford Alumni Center Ballroom The University of Oregon’s annual capstone event for Black Heritage month will take place on February 16, 2017 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm in the Ford Alumni Center’s Giustina Ballroom. This year’s theme is Voices: Black in Oregon and will highlight untold stories of […]

Unite Oregon Files Lawsuit!

  The American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Oregon (ACLU of Oregon) and Immigrant Law Group PC filed a lawsuit yesterday in federal district court challenging President Trump’s Muslim and refugee exclusion order. The complaint was filed on behalf of Unite Oregon, a social justice organization whose members include Muslim immigrants and refugees. “Today, we […]

Join us for the 30th Annual, MLK Jr Day March, Standing United-Jan 16th

The 2017 MLK Jr. March is posed to be the biggest to date.  Come together!  Show your support for social justice and inclusive communities. Join us as we celebrate the 30th annual MLK Jr. Community March! Parking will be available in the Serbu Campus parking lot directly across the street from the North gate of Autzen […]

2017 Freedom Fund Dinner Tickets Available

The Eugene/Springfield Branch of the NAACP cordially invites you and your guests to the annual Freedom Fund Dinner This year’s theme: STANDING UNITED! Friday, March 3, 2017 Reception: 6pm Dinner and Program: 7pm Valley River Inn 1000 Valley River Way, Eugene, Oregon   You can register online at: https://naacpfreedom2017.eventbrite.com   Or you can send in this […]

What’s Next for Criminal Justice Reform

U.S. Senator Cory Booker writes on why we must continue to elevate the cause of criminal justice reform, from Congress to statehouses across the country. Learn more about what’s at stake in the effort to reform our broken criminal justice system: Make sure to check out the White House discussion, where a coalition of leaders […]

MLK Award Nominations Now Open!

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Awards Nominations are now being Accepted Each year on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the City of Eugene Human Rights Commission recognizes a nominee(s) for their contribution in the area of human rights and race relations. This annual award is given to local change makers in an effort to acknowledge […]