Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods


2017 Community Grant Recipients

Each year, NECN awards grant monies to projects in 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 Neighborhood Coalitions. The purpose of the grants program is to provide neighborhood and community organizations with ...

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Hey Neighbor! Spring 2017 issue

Hey Neighbor! Read the Spring Issue! This is NECN’S FREE quarterly, newspaper, which goes out to several thousand households in our neighborhoods. 

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Save the Date! 2017 Community Collection Events

Collection Events (formerly Neighborhood Cleanups) are a partnership between Neighborhood Coalitions, the City of Portland, and Metro in order to build capacity and invest in community, including to advance equity, waste reduction and reuse. Check out the 2017 schedule here:              

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Air Pollution Report Available

Read North/Northeast Portland’s Air Pollution Report Here. You will find a map and narrative with facts about industrial facilities and diesel truck pollution. Learn what we can do to improve air quality.  Excerpt from report: NECN is concerned about the air pollution coming from several factories, particularly the clusters around the I-5 corridor ...

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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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