The group offers support, information and tools necessary to nurture healthy LGBTQ families. Meetings will vary in content offering themes, special topics and guest presenters.
News: Marriage Equality
Join Basic Rights Oregon today to build a Majority for Marriage by sharing the video of Maureen’s speech – and educating our friends and neighbors.
This is an amazing day in history for the Pacific Northwest and the cause of equality. We send our congratulations to the state of Washington.
“Today’s ruling is a victory for all loving and committed same-sex couples in California and across the nation,” said Jeana Frazzini, Executive Director of Basic Rights Oregon. “We applaud the 9th Circuit for standing on the right side of history.”
The partnership of Basic Rights Oregon and Community of Welcoming Congregations (CWC) is committed to supporting an inter-faith leadership team. We are proud to announce a leadership team that emphasizes lifting up the pro-marriage faith voice and educating the LGBT community.
With Valentine’s Day just weeks away, plenty of couples will be getting engaged soon and the timing couldn’t be better! The Rainbow Wedding Network’s LGBT Wedding Expo is coming to Portland on Sunday, February 19th!
Today, equality advocates in Maine announced plans to put a freedom to marry measure on the ballot. It’s clear that we are inching closer to a tipping point of public support for the freedom to marry.
We’ll help you plan an effective house party where you can build support for LGBT equality and get more people involved in the work to make equality a reality in Oregon.
The Organizing Director is responsible for building public support for LGBT equality among Oregon’s electorate and alongside our progressive political partners. This includes overseeing the organization’s efforts to build public support for marriage equality.