Job Posting: Executive Director

The Executive Board of the local NAACP Unit #1119 seeks a leader who identifies as a self-starter, with good community relations, organizational, and managerial skills to serve as the full-time Executive Director (ED). Position: Executive Director Reports to: Executive Board Classification: Full-time Salary: $40,000–$45,000, commensurate with experience. No Medical benefits available. Work Schedule: 40 hours per … Continue reading Job Posting: Executive Director

Join us at the Mims House! Feb 5th 2020-Read Aloud Day with SMART reading program!

Executive Director Eric Richardson will be reading African Myths and Legends for preschoolers 12-1 pm Wednesday Feb 5th! free snacks and refreshments provided! SMART Reading Celebrates World Read Aloud Day with Challenge to Oregonians The Oregon-based children's literacy nonprofit, SMART Reading, is holding a statewide celebration in honor of World Read Aloud Day on Wednesday, … Continue reading Join us at the Mims House! Feb 5th 2020-Read Aloud Day with SMART reading program!

Activate the Vote

POWER OF FIVE We are organizing supporters all across the country to fight for policies that respect and improve our communities.Five Minutes, Five Hours, Five Days, Five Months … Can all be used to change our Nation for the better! There is power in five. Help register five new voters.Sign up today and let us … Continue reading Activate the Vote

We Remember

Robert Earl Reynolds Mr. Robert Earl Reynolds9/21/1938 - 10/20/2019Mr. Robert "Bob" Reynolds stands tall in death, as he did in life. His physical presence alone commanded deep respect and he was known throughout the Eugene-Springfield community. Quite simply, Mr. Reynolds had a big heart and was always giving. He believed in helping others, giving to those in … Continue reading We Remember

Student Success in Oregon

EQUITY INITIATIVESOregon StudiesCivil RightsEnglish Learner InitiativesAfrican American Black/Student EducationAmerican Indian/Alaska Native Education Welcome Oregon Department of Education has developed academic content standards for Oregon Studies and prepare materials to support teacher professional development and classroom instruction. These standards will include a balanced representation of the contribution to society by men and women of racial groups … Continue reading Student Success in Oregon


Eugene, Oregon - 21 young Americans behind the landmark constitutional climate lawsuit, Juliana v. United States, launched a new campaign. The #Congress4Juliana campaign urges supporters of the Juliana plaintiffs to call, email, and tweet at members of Congress to ask that legislators publicly support the youth plaintiffs and their constitutional rights to life, liberty, and … Continue reading Congress4Juliana!