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

Look below or click here to access the social calendar for Portland and its surrounding area. Highlighting various aspects of refugee involvement from protests to fundraisers, cultural celebrations to faith-filled introspection, we plan to keep this calendar active with local events. Not seeing something you think should be listed? Click here and please let us know about it!

In the Salem area? Contact Salem for Refugees, Anya Holcomb or Doug Holcomb, to be added to their email update list for local events and news.

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 and visit RISE online at https://www.risenw.org/
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

 From New Year in the Park event

From New Year in the Park event

Past Events

Want to relive an event you attended or maybe see what's going on locally? Past events are listed 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.

Questions? Submissions? Concerns?

 Visit our Contact Us page to let us know!