Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods

Right to Left: Bobbin Singh, Executive Director, Oregon Justice Resource Center; Jo Ann Hardesty, President, NAACP-Portland Branch; Shannon Wight, Deputy Director, Partnership for Safety and Justice; Kayse Jama, Executive Director, Unite Oregon; Leila Haile, Black Lives Matter-Portland Chapter

Community Justice Conversation

Creating and sustaining safe communities is one of the most important issues of our time, both in Portland and nationally, which is why Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods (NECN) hosted a Community Justice Conversation, in partnership with Resolutions Northwest. Resolutions Northwest facilitates honest dialogue to resolve conflict and advance racial and social ...

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Neighborhood Small Grant Opportunities for 2016-2017

Neighborhood Smalls Grants applications will become December 1, 2016 for the 2016-2017 year. Each year, NECN awards grant monies to projects based in the inner N/NE neighborhoods. The Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI) provides funding for the grants program to the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods, along with Portland’s six other ...

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Community Cookout at King School Park

Community Cookout at King School Park A Community Cookout was held at King School Park on July 9. Northeast Portland residents and community leaders gathered together to make the neighborhood a safe and friendly place. NECN, Self Enhancement Inc., and King School teamed up to hold the first ever Community Cookout at King School Park, Saturday, ...

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Portland Harbor Superfund

We hosted presentations to help the community understand the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) proposed cleanup plan for the Portland Harbor and how to have a voice in the process. After hearing from the Audubon Society, Willamette Riverkeeper, Verde, and the Portland Harbor Community Advisory Group, we submitted a letter to the EPA requesting a more robust Portland Harbor ...

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Maverick Main Stage Productions

Maverick Main Stage Productions presents Aftershocks, a youth production about gang violence   Maverick Mainstage Productions (MMP) is a nonprofit performing arts company for youth in the N/NE community, established in 2012. MMP features an all youth cast, with opportunities for dance, film, comedy, and voice. Roles are designed for the ...

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