Programs and Services
Oregon Know Your Rights trainings from 2014 to present– Advocacy and llegal workshops hosted this year by Oregon Legal Aid (Spring 2018)
Youth and family focused social justice art camps, advocacy and volunteer service organizing 2017/2018
Trauma informed meditation and yoga provided in partnership with Sola every Wednesday night. A service for Community healing with a Radical Dharma approach.
Community Feed in and potlucks bring people together and includes event organizing around violence and advocacy. Our outreach also includes food and clothing distribution to marginalized families in populations surrounding Oregon and Washington.
Since 2014 #DontShootPDX has developed legal outreach in support and partnership with lawyers and volunteers including the support of legal observers from the ACLU, National Lawyers Guild and MPD Law Collective.
Community Engagement and Educational Dialogues – our signature activism and direct engagement platforms used direct engagement and speakers panels including our annual Black Lives Matter Plenary.
Our NVDA Protest demonstrations have expanded the blueprint of the #BlackLivesMatter movement including our agenda into Oregon state capital, and other city and county municipalities including school districts and other fraternal organizations and institutions that we enter to demand Fairness and Equity.
Community Art Project – Our youth outreach ensures that we support the development of local activism through various forms of education related art and history projects focused on civil rights and anti discrimination. The fight against state sanctioned discrimination is strengthened through the use of knowledge and promotion of process, policy and history.
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