As part of our leadership program for LGBTQ People of Color the Basic Rights Racial Justice team spent the weekend with 11 LGBTQ People of Color leaders together to build relationships; discuss issues that impact LGBTQ People of Color; vision; and plan for the year ahead.
Basic Rights Oregon and Q Center will convene a community committee to determine the future of Q Center following significant leadership changes.
Basic Rights’ Racial Justice & Alliance Building Organizer Lakia Davis reflects on her time in Ferguson this past August with questions from our community.
Basic Rights Oregon stands in solidarity with Michael Brown’s family and the people of #Ferguson. #justiceforall #blacklivesmatter
There are lots of ways to support our Racial Justice and Alliance Building program work. Community leader, Our Families cohort member, and volunteer extraordinaire Christian Baeff shares about one of the many ways he gives to Basic Rights Oregon- by hosting a house party!
There are many ways to participate in Transgender Day of Remembrance. This month, organizations across the state are honoring the lives of those who have passed, building community, and envisioning a world free of transphobic violence.
As a community, Basic Rights Oregon built on our incredible marriage victory and brought our voices, values, time and energy to the election in a big way this year.
Read more about Basic Rights’ Board member John Halseth’s journey towards becoming a transgender ally.