Most City of Portland offices will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.
May 10, 2023, PSU Women's Leadership Center, Solidarity in Sovereignty: The Beginning of Unifying Native and non-Native people
PSU Center for Women Leadership has partnered with local Indigenous women leaders to develop Solidarity in Sovereignty, a five-week virtual teach-in focused on educating our community about under-discussed issues affecting Oregon’s Indigenous Communities. Here is the link to the event!
May 31, 2023, the Philippine American Chamber of Commerce of Oregon (PACCO), 13th Annual Asian & Pacific Islander Leadership Night
The API Leadership Night is an annual event where representatives and supporters of the Asian & Pacific Islander community from different organizations come together, with the aim of fostering increased communication and collaborative action amongst the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.
June 2, 2023, Seeding Justice’s Annual Within Reach Gala 2023 @ The Loft at 8th Avenue| 2010 SE 8th Ave., Portland Oregon Attire: Dressy Casual
This event attracts key community leaders, organizers, and entrepreneurs from across the state. As always, Justice Within Reach will be a bold and inspiring celebration of the joy, resilience and love in our communities and movement, and affectionately called, the social justice party of the year!
June 8, 2023, Urban League of Portland, Career Connections Job Fair
At this year’s in- person Career Connections Job Fair, career seekers from all backgrounds with a wide variety of academic and professional experiences will be there to learn about work opportunities in this post-pandemic economy. Employers will have the opportunity to meet with diverse employees.
June 9,2023, Coalition of Communities of Color, (CCC)’s Summer Soireé 2023
This will be CCC’s biggest fundraising event of the year. Guests will explore the World Forestry Center’s Discovery Museum and continue mingling over drinks and hors d’oeuvres until 9pm. Join them to reflect on their shared accomplishments over the past year and set goals for the future.
June 17- 18, 2023, Juneteenth OR, 2023 Juneteenth Oregon Celebration
In Oregon, Juneteenth Oregon Celebration was founded over 50 years ago by the late and beloved community leader Clara Peoples. Juneteenth Oregon’s celebration normally starts with a parade, followed by the festivities which includes live music and entertainment, art, food, booths, child's play area.
June 24 - 25, 2023, Good In The Hood 30th Anniversary Celebration
GITH is one of the largest multi-cultural festivals on the Pacific Northwest Rose Festival Sanctioned event. In 2017, Mayor Ted Wheeler proclaimed June 21st as Good In The Hood Unity in the Community Day acknowledging the organization’s mission for the over the years. This year marks 30 years!