Senator Wyden Townhall on the 1st Amendment!

              Dear Friends, Senator Wyden is holding a religious community leaders meeting/panel in Eugene is this Thursday, July 5 at 10 a.m. the topic of the meeting is centered around the 1st amendment of the Constitution, the freedom of religion.  ised details: Date:  Thursday, July 5 Time:  10 a.m. Location:  […]

Remembering Oregon Senator Wayne Morse, Civil Rights Champion: 2-5PM Sunday, July 30th

This Sunday beginning at 2pm, with comments from Johnny Earl, President of the Wayne Morse Historical Park Corporation, and others, come help the Eugene/Springfield NAACP celebrate the progressive legacy of Wayne Morse. Join us for a dedication ceremony at the Mims House commemorating Senator Morse’s historic contributions to civil rights. Walk with us in the Eugene […]

MRG presents: Eugene Reception for Giving Back: The Soul of Philanthropy Reframed and Exhibited, Pop-Up, Abridged addition

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 […]

Oregon Strong Voice Statewide Summit!

  The 2016 Oregon Strong Voice Summit is one month away! This free no cost summit is a unique opportunity to convene labor and community partners from throughout the state to share skills and experiences, learn from experts, and re-energize for a vigorous election season and beyond. Workshops with top-notch presenters: Evicting the Housing Crisis […]

Healthy Harvest Celebration!

Featuring: Dinner prepared with organic produce, locally sourced beer, wine, cider & dessert. Live Music, Silent Auction Fundraiser, Award Celebration & More! Entertainment for the evening features Laura Kemp with Gus Russell playing jazz standards. New this year is a special “Guess the Weight of the Giant Pumpkin” contest. This is NCAP’s most important event […]

National Voter Registration Day!

Join us, as we  join the League of Women Voters to get folks registered on September 22nd,  the National Holiday dedicated to voter registration! Come on down to the Eugene Public library to renew your registration or to get registered for the first time. We will  be signing folks up to become members as well. […]

The Urban League of Portland’s 2015 State of Black Oregon report

The Urban league of Portland has released its 2015 State of Black Oregon report!  I urge you to read through it to better understand the challenges and the often times overlooked successes within Oregon’s Black population. The ongoing trauma being experienced by people of color through indifference, outright racism and entrenched poverty is real. The […]

ACLU Event! Introducing the Mobile Justice Oregon smartphone app!

  In reaction to the demand for greater police oversight and accountability, we released the freeMobile Justice Oregon smartphone app. The app allows users to take video of police encounters and quickly upload the video to the ACLU. Join us in Eugene to learn how the Mobile Justice app works and to discuss other ways […]

2015 MLK Community March! Jan 19th.

Join us January 19th to stand together as a progressive and caring community! Parking is available at Serbu Youth Center (2727 MLK Blvd) then we are gathering in front of PK Park. We will start gathering at 9am and then we will start the March at 10am. We will head down MLK Blvd. to the […]