We are teaming up with Cover Oregon, Forward Together, Q Center and Cascade AIDS Project to spread the word about the new healthcare marketplace that started October 2013, with coverage beginning January 2014. This transition can be confusing at times, so here is some basic information to give you a clearer understanding of what it means and how you can get signed up.
We are excited to team up with Cupcake Jones for some sweet rewards for everyone who gives at any amount to Basic Rights via the Willamette Week’s Give!Guide.
People from across the state gathered to build community and skills to realize transgender justice in Oregon. Basic Rights Oregon’s Trans Justice Program held the 3rd Annual Trans Justice Summit, a one of a kind event in the Pacific Northwest.
Basic Rights is looking for a Program Director to lead our Trans Justice & Racial Justice Programs. Click here for the job description!
Because of this powerful presentation, IWOK and WSC increased the number of Tribal leaders who were willing to take a public stand from 60 leaders in 2012 to 100 leaders currently in 2013.
Ignite: Get Engaged was the most successful gala in Basic Rights Oregon’s history raising over $460,000 to support our work building equity across Oregon!
Check out this Q&A with Se-ah-dom Edmo, Coordinator at Indigenous Ways of Knowing Program at Lewis & Clark College and winner of our 2013 Fighting Spirit Award!
“‘Come Out For Our Families’ shows the broad support for people of color who also identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender,”