Urban League event

Greetings! Last Fall, the Portland African American Leadership Forum, in conjunction with the Urban League of Portland, Albina Ministerial Alliance, Multnomah County, OHA Office of Equity and Inclusion and DHS Office of Equity and Multicultural Services, convened the Oregon Health Authority and Department of Human Services agency leadership and community members to participate in the … Continue Reading

PAALF Program alert

Please join PAALF for the next intergenerational forum in our quarterly series. Topic: Bringing together generations to explore community strength and resiliency within the cycle of displacement and gentrification Date: Wednesday, November 20 Time: 6:00-9:00 PM Location: Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs (OAME) 4134 N. Vancouver Avenue, Portland, OR 97217 (Parking available. Bus and Bike … Continue Reading

Food Justice event

Where: Oregon Convention Center 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard Portland, OR 97232 When: Friday October 18th, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM PDT Add to my calendar LaDonna Redmond is a long-time community activist who has successfully worked to get Chicago Public Schools to evaluate junk food, launched urban agriculture projects, started … Continue Reading

COBM joins with others to support our youth on the first day of School.

On the “front porch” of Roosevelt High in Portland, this delegation opened the school year for 1,000 students with an indelible gesture of support and encouragement. Fashioned out of the nation-wide Million Father March, the local Coalition of Black Men invited all men with an interest in leveling the playing field, especially for African American … Continue Reading

Informational forum

Greetings, Last Fall, the Portland African American Leadership Forum, in conjunction with the Urban League of Portland, Albina Ministerial Alliance, Multnomah County, OHA Office of Equity and Inclusion and DHS Office of Equity and Multicultural Services, convened the Oregon Health Authority and Department of Human Services agency leadership and community members to participate in the … Continue Reading

COBM General Meeting – 8/17/2013

Coalition of Black Men holds meetings the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month. This meeting time has been adjusted to allow for the The African American Health Coalition Soul Stroll Wellness Walk at 8:30.  The COBM will take place at 11. Salvation Army Moore Street 5325 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR (503) 493-3927 [mappress mapid=”1″]  

Summer Meeting Schedule changes

The summer days are upon us and hopefully you are enjoying them the best you can.  Our meeting schedule for July and August will be modified slightly to allow us to spend these precious days with friends and family.  During the months of July and August there will be one meeting each month instead of … Continue Reading