Eugene/Springfield NAACP Announces Direct Financial Support Fund!

The Eugene/Springfield NAACP is partnering with Lane County Mutual Aid to provide critical support for communities of color in the coming months. NAACP leadership are seeding the new financial support project created specifically for Communities of Colors. Lane County Mutual aid will administer the application process for the support fund which has been jumped started … Continue reading Eugene/Springfield NAACP Announces Direct Financial Support Fund!

DACA Victory!

NAACP: NAACP Applauds Supreme Court Victory in NAACP v. TrumpIn a landmark for DACA recipients, including those from the African Diaspora, the NAACP celebrates the Supreme Court’s ruling in its favor against the Trump administration in NAACP v. Trump.

University of Oregon ADPI Strategies Group Statement

April 30, 2020Please find this heartfelt letter from our Asian, Desi and Pacific Islander (ADPI) Strategies’ Group, which decries the xenophobia and racism against members of the Asian community as most recently revealed through the lens of the COVID-19 pandemic.  We encourage you to read this cogent and timely letter, act upon its call for action and share it … Continue reading University of Oregon ADPI Strategies Group Statement

EARTH DAY 2020!

Happy Earth Day we stop to reflect on all the good work going into the Environmental Justice Movement world wide! All of Oregon’s Communities will Benefit from the Oregon Climate Action Plan On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the Eugene/Springfield NAACP and the Oregon League of Conservation Voters are coming together to celebrate Governor … Continue reading EARTH DAY 2020!

Washington, DC: Resource Updates!

·        ·        New resources in attached running list of helpful links today include: ·       OSP’s Enforcement FAQs related to Governor Brown’s Stay Home, Save Lives Order ·       USDA Directory of Rural Development Staff in Oregon ·       CMS telehealth payment requirements FAQ ·       FEMA’s Coronavirus Rumor Control Website in English and Spanish ·       US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division’s first round of implementation guidance for … Continue reading Washington, DC: Resource Updates!