Chamber Music Amici to honor Blacks in the field of Classical Music!

The Eugene/Springfield NAACP applauds the Amici players for bringing little known Black classical composers to light! Please find the Amici newletter here: Amici NL Fall 2017 Chamber Music Amici is a classical chamber music ensemble with five Core Musicians. We are the first resident company of the Wildish Community Theater in Springfield, Oregon, giving sold-out […]

Join the Love not Hate Campaign!

The National NAACP is calling all members to stand up in support of our call to Congress to support the NO HATE Act of 2017. Join our call to Congress to support the NO HATE Act of 2017.

City Asks for Community Input in Search for New Eugene Police Chief

Police Chief Recruitment Outreach The City is conducting a process to hire Eugene’s next Police Chief. Many people are interested in the Police Chief hiring and a City-wide team is assisting in the outreach and engagement efforts so that all interested groups can participate and stay informed. Staff will be at several community events throughout […]

Standing firm after 108 years!

After 108 years of reasoned debate and direct action we at the NAACP understand the deep rooted aliment  of white supremacy in America and the world . A malady that has kept us from achieving the greatness that our forbears lived and died for. A greatness rooted in the idea that under law and with […]

Act-So/ Convention Update!

In the mist of National uncertainty and leadership change the NAACP met to renew itself in the light of mounting obstacles. Recognizing the need to modernize and address issues such as climate change the NAACP national convention was well attended with many well known advocates in attendance. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Eric Holder, and Jessie […]

2017 NAACP Clean Energy Report for the State of Oregon.

On behalf of the National NAACP Environmental Justice and Climate Program: Please find the recently released 2017 Clean Energy Report. On June 12th the four branches of the Oregon NAACP came together in the State capital; to distribute the first ever NAACP Environmental scan of the State of Oregon. It shows that Oregon is a […]

NAACP Lobby Day!

NAACP STATEWIDE LOBBY DAY Register Here! MONDAY JUNE 12TH 2017 Bills of interest! HB2135- Clean Energy Jobs Bill HB 2355- Data Collection Bill HB2927- National Popular vote HB2845- Ethnic Studies Bill SB 496- Grand Jury recording Bill   Oregon State Capitol 900 Court St NE, Salem Oregon 97301 Room 350 10:00 AM                    Press Conference:  Capitol […]

2017 Act-So Showcase! This Sunday at the Hult Center 4-6 pm

The annual Act-So competition is this weekend and we invite the community to come out in support of youth talent and engagement. This year our competitors will be joined by the Deltas from the University of Oregon, representing one of the oldest Black sororities in the country. The ATA Jazz Big Band will also perform […]