From the 2017 Portland Stands with Immigrants and Refugees event held by the City of Portland Parks for New Portlanders program

From the 2017 Portland Stands with Immigrants and Refugees event held by the City of Portland Parks for New Portlanders program

Upcoming & Ongoing Local Events

Portland and the surrounding area have a very active social calendar highlighting various aspects of refugee involvement. From protests to fundraisers, cultural celebrations to faith-filled introspection, we plan to keep this calendar below active with local events. If you know of something not listed, please let us know what should be added.

If you are in Salem, contact Salem for Refugee: Anya and Doug Holcomb (doug@salemforrefugees.org, anya@salemforrefugees). They can add you to their email update list for local events and news.

Past Events

Want to relive an event you attended? Or maybe see what's going on locally? We'll list past events here and include the best photos and videos we can drum up. Please send us anything that should be added and we'll do our best to get it posted.

 From New Year in the Park event

From New Year in the Park event

RECURRING EVENTS

Refugee & Immigrant Services & Empowerment (RISE)

Monthly meeting where refugees considering applying for disability can have an appointment with Cheryl Coon. Contact Tom Kinzie to schedule an appointment.
Meets every third Wednesday of the month.


Swahili Speaking Women's group

East County Health Clinic, 600 NE 8th Street, Gresham, Oregon 97030
Twice monthly meeting that often focuses on Mental Health & Trauma, Effects of Stress, Cooking & Nutrition, Family, Sewing, Parent & Child Wellness, Zumba/Dance, Yoga, Gardening, Budget & Finances, Life Skills, Acculturation. Call Therese Lugano to register at 971-988-9314.
Meets every other Friday through August 3rd from 10AM-1PM

 

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