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 […]

Eugene Springfield NAACP Endorses Ballot Measure 98

Eugene Springfield NAACP Endorses Ballot Measure 98 Oregon has almost the lowest high school graduation rate in the nation – we are 48th of the 50 states. Graduation is even lower for students of color. That is why we have endorsed Ballot Measure 98. www.voteyesfor98.org 98 will restore Vocational and add modern Career-Technical Education in every High […]